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Science Says! 2016

Science Says! You’re invited to an event of science and comedy in the style of the great panel shows (a la Spicks and Specks and 8 out of 10 Cats). Join world leading researchers, gifted comedians, and professional science communicators … Continue reading

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Spot the Bull S…cience

Spot the Bull S…cience What do the moon landings, global warming and vaccination all have in common? They’re conspiracies perpetuated by scientists, right? WRONG! To celebrate National Science Week, and to demonstrate just how hard it is to get scientists to believe BS (bad … Continue reading

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Great Debate 2016: Unsung Heroes

Great Debate 2016: Unsung Heroes You don’t have to be Einstein to know that some scientists are more famous than others. The Science Nation will shine the spotlight on the forgotten scientists of the past  with a debate tournament to see who is the greatest unsung … Continue reading

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The Storytelling of Science 2016

The Storytelling of Science As attention spans shrink, engaging others with science is getting harder, but does this have to be the case? Whether it is Archimedes taking a bath or an apple falling on Newton’s head, stories are far … Continue reading

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The Great Debate: My Research Rules

Great Debate: My Research Rules The Science Nation is celebrating National Science Week by answering the question that has plagued mankind for centuries: which field of research is the weirdest of all? To find out The Science Nation will hold a … Continue reading

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The Storytelling of Science 2015

The Science Nation is Australia’s newest public events series, which promises to provide educational entertainment that makes you laugh while you learn. The series is launching in Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney in May by touring an event of science, laughs, … Continue reading

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