Launch Saturday at Darwin Festival with artist Caro Macdonald. And 70+ Science Week events around the Territory:
- What will Darwin look like under climate change? Artists journey to the future through virtual reality.
- Costa Georgiadis gets dirty with soil science and Craig Reucassel brings the war on waste to Alice Springs.
- Beer goggles and fitness tests with a health clinic on wheels.
- How will the Territory meet a 50% renewable energy target?
- Aviation history as theatre: the 1919 air race from London to Darwin brought to life on stage.
- Learn from Indigenous astronomers how to use the night sky to navigate, determine the time of year and predict weather
- A 3D outer space experience in Starlab’s Cosmodome Science Theatre & Planetarium
- Spin until you’re dizzy and compare your reflexes to those of a Formula 1 driver: the science circus comes to town.
- Take the Aha! Challenge and test your brain’s creative insight.
More on these highlights below, and others at www.scienceinpublic.com.au/science-week, and on Twitter at @SciWKMedia.[continue reading…]