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Thursday

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    How do snowflakes form? How do scientists look into the structure of crystals? Crystals and the world around us.

    a close up picture of a crystal
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    The Little Flower Seed wants to grow but needs some help from friends. What does a seed need to grow up? How do you grow? Can our little hero escape from the hungry grasshopper?

    A man sitting in between a toy grasshopper and bumble bee.
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    Answer the call of the wild and compete in the ultimate game of survival.

    A man point into the air, with a large screen of dinosaurs behind him.
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    The explosive science of the liquid of life—water and the Murray-Darling Basin.

    a drawing of a large fish.
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    All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

    A woman with glasses making a funny face.

Friday

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    Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

    A man dressed as a chef holding a mixing bowl in one hand, an egg beater in the other, and poking his tongue out.
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    The Little Flower Seed wants to grow but needs some help from friends. What does a seed need to grow up? How do you grow? Can our little hero escape from the hungry grasshopper?

    A man sitting in between a toy grasshopper and bumble bee.
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    Questacon's armchair entomologist talks about insects, the masters of the earth.

    A woman with a stick insect sitting on her forehead.
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    Science under pressure. The ecology and exploration of our planet’s oceans.

    A deep sea diver standing next to a large angler fish with large sharp fish.
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    All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

    A woman with glasses making a funny face.

Saturday

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    Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

    A man dressed as a chef holding a mixing bowl in one hand, an egg beater in the other, and poking his tongue out.
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    How on Earth do you get to the Moon? The breathtaking science and technology of the space race.

    A woman standing in front of a picture of three astronauts.
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    The science of the humble balloon. Come on a journey and go completely balloonatic.

    A man wearing overalls and a old leather flying cap with balloons around his head.
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    All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

    A woman with glasses making a funny face.

Sunday

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    The explosive science of the liquid of life—water and the Murray-Darling Basin.

    a drawing of a large fish.
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    Find out how we perceive the world around us. Is your brain playing tricks on you?

    A man smiling and holding two over sized model hex nuts through his left arm.
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    The science of the humble balloon. Come on a journey and go completely balloonatic.

    A man wearing overalls and a old leather flying cap with balloons around his head.
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    No matter how inhospitable the environment, there is something that lives and thrives there.

    A man wearing a collared shirt is pointing and sanding in front of a screen that has a blueprint of a bug on it.

Monday

  • It’s not rocket science… or is it?

    Photograph of a rocket launching

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Canberra ACT 2600

Open daily 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
(Closed 25 December)

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  • Concession$17.50
  • Child (4 - 16 years)$17.50
  • Child (Under 4 years)FREE
  • Family (2 Adults + 3 Children)$70
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