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13 March 2016
Turtle Hatching
Queensland Museum
13 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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13 March 2016
Biolumination
Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

Germs + bacteria = nasty? At the World Science Festival Brisbane they spell beautiful glowing artworks. For a fresh look at germs and bacteria, take one artist and add a...

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13 March 2016
Dino Zoo Safari
QUT Gardens Point
13 March 2016

Event Description

Ever wanted to meet a dinosaur? Dino Zoo Safari is the closest you can get to the real thing – minus the danger of being eaten! You can meet the...

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13 March 2016
FREE KIDS FILMS: Sunday
Queensland Museum
13 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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13 March 2016
Street Science!
Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands
13 March 2016

Event Description

Street Science! Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 March 2016 Free, two-day extravaganza – explore the fun of science in a non-stop, action packed program. From drones, coding workshops and taxidermy...

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13 March 2016
Stone and Brick Walking Tour – Sunday tour
13 March 2016

Event Description

Meeting point details: The Stone and Brick Walking Tour departs from the Victoria Bridge Abutment at the March of the Dungarees memorial, southern side of the Victoria Bridge on Saturday...

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13 March 2016
Google Intergenerational Coding
Cafe Muse, Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

Come along to a Google coding workshop to introduce parents, grandparents and children to simple coding to support a shared language across the generations. As this is an intergenerational event,...

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13 March 2016
Atomic Kids! Morning workshop – SOLD OUT
Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

Atomic Kids is SOLD OUT In this hands-on workshop, students discover atoms and molecules – the tiny building blocks of everything around us. They will explore and physically feel different...

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13 March 2016
Ars Electronica Futurelab’s Shared Space Bots
13 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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13 March 2016
FILM: Science and Islam
Cinema A, GOMA
13 March 2016

Event Description

Science and Islam 2005 All ages “Physicist Jim Al-Khalili travels through Syria, Iran, Tunisia and Spain to tell the story of the great leap in scientific knowledge that took place...

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13 March 2016
SALON: Make Way For Warbots?
Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

SALON: Make Way for Warbots? Lethal autonomous weapons systems that can target opponents do not yet exist—and human rights groups hope they never will. As argued at the 2015 Convention...

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13 March 2016
Alien Life: Will we know it when we find it?
13 March 2016

Event Description

Are we alone in the universe? Scientists haven’t found aliens yet, but by scanning the sky they’ve shown that our galaxy harbors billions of planets, many of which may have...

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13 March 2016
Atomic Kids! Afternoon workshop – SOLD OUT
Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

Atomic Kids is SOLD OUT In this hands-on workshop, students discover atoms and molecules – the tiny building blocks of everything around us. They will explore and physically feel different...

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

Event Description

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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13 March 2016
Two Cultures: The Scientific Revolution, then and now
13 March 2016

Event Description

Two Cultures is a staged reading of the bitter exchange between C.P. Snow and F.R. Leavis over half a century ago — an example of celebrity intellectuals behaving badly. Reminiscent...

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13 March 2016
Mind Vs Machine: What Makes Us Human? Blade Runner – SOLD OUT
Cinema A, GOMA
13 March 2016

Event Description

This event is SOLD OUT  Blade Runner [The Final Cut] 1982 M ‘In a decaying, hi-tech Los Angeles of 2019, a former cop is charged with terminating a group of...

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13 March 2016
FILM & TALK: The Martian – SOLD OUT
13 March 2016

Event Description

This event is SOLD OUT  Have you ever wondered if space movies are realistic or do they cheat to make it more exciting? As thousands sign up to a global...

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13 March 2016
SALON: From Simplicity to Complexity – Complex Systems Across Science
Queensland Museum
13 March 2016

Event Description

From Simplicity to Complexity: Complex Systems Across Science From black holes to our brains and bodies and the convoluted networks we create, researchers are increasingly turning to complexity science to...

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13 March 2016
Catching up with the Jetsons: Cities in 2050
Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
13 March 2016

Event Description

The future just isn’t what it used to be! Our cities of the future will be where most of us live, work and play – but have we reached a...

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13 March 2016
The Moral Math of Robots
13 March 2016

Event Description

Can machines learn right from wrong? As the first generation of driverless cars and battlefield warbots filter into society, scientists are working to develop moral decision-making skills in robots. Brake...