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26 March 2017
OCEAN ACTION: Can Science Save this Precious Environment?
Concert Hall, QPAC
26 March 2017

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As the impact of industrialisation flows into our ocean, what action can humankind take to address the devastating environmental effects? Climate change, acidification, overfishing, habitat destruction, population growth and plastic pollution...

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13 March 2016
Mind Vs Machine: What Makes Us Human? A discussion
QAGOMA
13 March 2016

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We already accept pilotless drones outfitted with cameras and listening devices, and releasing air-to-ground missiles. We allow robots to perform prostatectomies and cardiac valve repair on us. We don’t much care...

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12 March 2016
Madness Redefined: Creativity, Intelligence and the Dark Side of the Mind
Plaza Auditorium, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
12 March 2016

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Virginia Woolf, John Keats, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allen Poe—teetering on the thin line between madness and genius, they contributed to the world some of the greatest works of literature at...