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Hands-on exhibits, artworks from artists and makers, and a tinkering studio where visitors can design and make.

10+ Exhibits
Two small children holding a baby chicken.

Join BJ and Dion from Science Time, as they talk all about 'Chickens and Eggs'.

3-6 Experiments and activitiesVideos
a reverse osmosis device made of perspex, pvc piping, and a metal winding device.

Extracting freshwater from brackish or salt water using reverse osmosis is an energy-intensive technique.

10+ Exhibits Exhibit
A red exhibit table with a matching red monitor on top. The picture on screen is of a purple house behind a white picket fence, and the title ' Water Farmer' at top of screen.

Farmers have many important decisions to make on how to allocate water for irrigation, crops and stock management.

10+ Exhibits Exhibit
A young boy looking closely at a small tank containing leaves and a stick insect.

Children get to see a small living organism and observe how they move and what they need, like food and water.

2-5 Experiments and activities