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A night time photo of a rusted metal sculpture of a man holding a ring up to the sky with one outstretched arm. There are gum trees lit up in the background and the sky is black with thousands of stars visible.

An artistic sculpture by Tim Wetherell, representing  parallax to measure astronomical bodies and recovery from the 2003 Canberra Bushfires.

8+ Experiments and activities Exhibit
children constructing towers in the Earthquake Lab to see how the shaking affects them

Perform experiments and challenge yourself as you explore the phenomena of earthquakes and their effects.

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A vertical square flat pice of aluminium foil, coming out of a black cardboard box with a hold in the top.

Make an economic and environmentally friendly oven for roasting poor little marshmallows.

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A plastic cup held in someones hand, has a funnel on the top and sand in the funnel.

Time sure does drag slowly sometimes, but do you know whether your internal clock is running slow or fast?

8+ Experiments and activities
Logo: Questacon Science Play

Use bottles of various size and see which ones are easier or harder to sink.

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