Monthly Archive: March 2014

Mar 19

Accelerating Atoms with Questacon

Today Questacon launched the Science As a Human Endeavour Virtual Excursion programme by visiting Australia’s own Heavy Ion Accelerator…and we’re going back next week! Go to the Virtual Excursions Australia Calendar for details on how to jump on board the virtual tour. Time: 10-11am Date: Wednesday 26th March, 2014 Audience: Years 7-10 Cost: $150

Mar 11

Powerhouse Museum and Vandi Tompkins

On the morning of Thursday 27 February, the Powerhouse Museum’s Mars Lab team linked up with eight Australian high schools and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California to speak with Vandi Tompkins, driver of the Mars rover Curiosity. There was quite a bit of excitement around this event. The Minister assisting the Premier on Western …

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