World Science Festival Brisbane Townsville Program

TOWNSVILLE COMMUNITY DAY

SUNDAY 25 MARCH

 

FREE ENTRY DAY

Entry to the Museum of Tropical Queensland will be free on Sunday 25 March 2018 thanks to the World Science Festival Brisbane.


STREET SCIENCE - SEATED ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED, STANDING ROOM AVAILABLE ON THE DAY.

11.30AM & 1PM

Tickets: Free with Museum admission (bookings required via Qtix)

 

The Street Science team return to the World Science Festival Brisbane with a brand new show in Townsville. Unique for this year's regional tour, this show will explore the extraordinary science of everyday materials. Have a blast with our DIY rockets and confuse your senses with mesmerising liquid nitrogen concoctions, but be warned: you'll never think about air, water or even nappies the same way again!  

 

ANSTO FACT OR FICTION 2.0: WEB OF INTRIGUE - TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR. DOORS OPEN 5.15PM.

Recommended for ages 8 and above

5.30 – 7PM

Tickets: Adult $10, Child $5

 

How much does the internet weight? What is the science behind Facebook? Are cats taking over the world?

 

Find the answers to these questions and more during Fact or Fiction 2.0 Web of Intrigue – a big screen experience where the world wide web collides with cutting-edge science.

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) in Sydney is bringing an esteemed panel of expert scientists to the World Science Festival Brisbane Regional Program in Townsville. With a hilarious host we will discuss the fact and fiction behind internet shopping, viral videos, the science of selfies and much more as we countdown the top 10 reasons people use the internet.

Watch the Fact or Fiction video to get a feel for the show.

 

STUDENT DAY

MONDAY 26 MARCH

 

ANSTO FACT OR FICTION 2.0: WEB OF INTRIGUE - GENERAL PUBLIC WELCOME, MUSEUM ADMISSION APPLIES.

Year Level 5-12

10.30 – 11.30AM

TicketsFree (bookings required via Qtix)

This activity is only available for school group bookings. 

 

How much does the internet weight? What is the science behind Facebook? Are cats taking over the world?

 

Find the answers to these questions and more during Fact or Fiction 2.0 Web of Intrigue – a big screen experience where the world wide web collides with cutting-edge science.

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) in Sydney is bringing an esteemed panel of expert scientists and hilarious host to discuss the fact and fiction behind internet shopping, viral videos, the science of selfies and much more as we countdown the top reasons people use the internet.

Watch the Fact or Fiction video to get a feel for the show.

 

See more at worldsciencefestival.com.au

 




Event Details

Dates
25 March 2018 09:30 AM - 26 March 2018 05:00 PM