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11 March 2016
Chasing Down the Comet – SOLD OUT
Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
11 March 2016

Event Description

This event has SOLD OUT  Ten years is a long time to ask ‘are we there yet?’ In 2004, the European Space Agency launched the robotic space probe, Rosetta, on...

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11 March 2016
Green Heart Schools
King George Square
11 March 2016

Event Description

Calling all young inventors! We need your to help secure Brisbane’s water future. Green Heart Schools invites Brisbane’s Year 7 students to the Future BNE event on Friday 11 March...

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11 March 2016
On a Wing
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

On a wing: a taxidermy display & art exhibition Everybody knows that birds have feathers and fly but did you know that they can sing, imitate, walk, run, swim, and...

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11 March 2016
Turtle Hatching
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

Learn more about the amazing Loggerhead and  Flatback Turtles! Eggs of the Loggerhead and Flatback Turtle will be incubated at the Queensland Museum with the hatchlings timed to emerge during...

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11 March 2016
Documentary Double: Mathematics
slq Auditorium 2, State Library of Queensland
11 March 2016

Event Description

Join us for the screening of two powerful and fascinating documentaries exploring the world of mathematics. Mapping the Future: The Power of Algorithms (52 mins) In the last few years, the data stream...

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11 March 2016
FREE KIDS FILMS: Friday
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

Free kids’ films will be screening in Queensland Museum‘s iconic dinosaur garden, ENERGEX Playasaurus Place. Bring the kids along and enjoy a line-up of 4 fun films, screening on rotation from 10am to...

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11 March 2016
Dinosaurs & Prehistory in Virtual Reality
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

Experience Dinosaurs & Prehistory in Virtual Reality, a state-of-the art virtual reality experience. See the most scientifically accurate interactive 3-D models ever created of Australian dinosaurs and prehistoric life. Presented...

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11 March 2016
Ars Electronica Futurelab’s Shared Space Bots
11 March 2016

Event Description

One of the key challenges of autonomous mobility is how we humans are going to communicate with the self-driving autonomous car of tomorrow. Will we use words, gestures or haptic...

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11 March 2016
Dear Albert
11 March 2016

Event Description

Dear Albert, written by Alan Alda and performed by an ensemble cast, delves into Albert Einstein’s personal correspondence, tracing an intimate and unfamiliar line across his life and work. Unquestionably...

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11 March 2016
To Infinity and Beyond: The Accelerating Universe
11 March 2016

Event Description

It’s modern cosmology’s biggest mystery – an unexplained energy that one day could rip the universe apart. It’s called dark energy, an anti-gravitational force that confounds the conventional laws of...

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11 March 2016
SALON – Alzheimer’s: Don’t Forget Your Genes – SOLD OUT
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

This event is SOLD OUT  Salon – Alzheimer’s: Don’t Forget Your Genes We all aspire to a long and healthy lifespan and most Australian males and females born today can...

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11 March 2016
Documentary Double: Space
slq Auditorium 2, State Library of Queensland
11 March 2016

Event Description

Join us for the screening of two powerful and fascinating documentaries exploring the world of space. GPS: A Global War (52 mins) Global positioning systems have transformed our way of life. We...

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11 March 2016
SALON: Shining New Light on Dark Matter – SOLD OUT
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

This event has SOLD OUT  Shining New Light on Dark Matter As the search for the source of Dark Energy continues, physicists are learning more about that other great mystery...

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11 March 2016
Great Moments in Science with Dr Karl – SOLD OUT
11 March 2016

Event Description

Great Moments in Science with Dr Karl is SOLD OUT. What makes you forget why you entered a room? Why is it safer for a cat to fall from 32...

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11 March 2016
Cafe Scientifique: Infinite Blue – The Future is Bright
Cafe Muse, Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

How can we contemplate a bright future for our oceans in the light of such condemning evidence? What kind of people will come up with a solution? Immerse yourself in...

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11 March 2016
Organic Data in Fish Lane
Fish Lane, South Brisbane
11 March 2016

Event Description

Immerse yourself in Organic Data unfolding in Fish Lane during World Science Festival Brisbane. Experience light projections, interactivity and sampled sounds that fuse art and science. Participate in the data...

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11 March 2016
Mind Vs Machine: What Makes Us Human? eXistenZ
Cinema A, GOMA
11 March 2016

Event Description

eXistenZ 1999 M “Dark, delirious fun” (Geoff Andrew, Time Out), Cronenberg’s mind-warping virtual-reality adventure is set in a near future where video gamers have bio-ports surgically implanted in their spinal...

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11 March 2016
OUTDOOR FILM: Wall-e
Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands
11 March 2016

Event Description

Drop by our outdoor cinema on the Cultural Forecourt, South Bank, and watch Disney favourite WALL-E (G) under the stars! After hundreds of lonely years of doing what he was built...

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11 March 2016
Let’s Get Quizzical with Dr Karl – SOLD OUT
Festival Lab, South Bank
11 March 2016

Event Description

This event has SOLD OUT  Get your geek on for an evening of scintillating science trivia with the ultimate Quizmaster, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. Topics include chemistry, astronomy, biology, physics, as well...

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11 March 2016
Under the Microscope with Richard Fidler
Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
11 March 2016

Event Description

It’s time to bring scientists out from behind their microscopes, fold up their lab coats, and put them under OUR microscope in this evening of story-telling. Share both poignant and...

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11 March 2016
Mind Vs Machine: What Makes Us Human? Her – SOLD OUT
Cinema A, GOMA
11 March 2016

Event Description

This event is SOLD OUT  Her 2013 MA15+ ‘Set in Los Angeles in the slight future, Her follows Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix), a complex soulful man who makes his living writing...

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11 March 2016
SALON: Robots – The New Eco Warriors
Queensland Museum
11 March 2016

Event Description

Salon: Robots – The New Eco Warriors Scientists and researchers spend countless hours, days, months and years in some of the world’s most inhospitable environments mapping, assessing, surveying and collecting...

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11 March 2016
Dear Albert – Friday night – SOLD OUT
11 March 2016

Event Description

DEAR ALBERT FRIDAY 8:00PM IS SOLD OUT. Purchase tickets to 11 March & 12 March performances here. Dear Albert, written by Alan Alda and performed by an ensemble cast, delves...