Inside a Collider

Large Hadron Collider

Delve into the workings of Europe’s Large Hadron Collider, its CSI on an atomic scale. How do we search for the tiniest building blocks of matter? It's one of the biggest machines on the planet and it's searching for the smallest elements. (Not suitable for children under 8 yrs)

Have you thought about?

  • How do we search for the tiniest building blocks of matter?
  • One of the biggest machines on the planet searching for the smallest elements. How does it all work?

 

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One of the biggest machines on the planet searching for the smallest elements.

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Thursday 12 December, 2019

3-5
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Blue Door Room: Gallery 5

This topic explores things that fly, including flying animals and man-made flying machines, and investigates their similarities and differences.

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Join the Questacon Roadie for a musical experience like never before.  Rock on science!

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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Levers, pulleys and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!

Friday 13 December, 2019

3-5
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Blue Door Room: Gallery 5

This topic explores things that fly, including flying animals and man-made flying machines, and investigates their similarities and differences.

All Ages
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Location:

Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Join the Questacon Roadie for a musical experience like never before.  Rock on science!

All Ages
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Location:

Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

Levers, pulleys and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!

Saturday 14 December, 2019

All Ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

A fun and explosive show based upon the science of the amazing substance known as Liquid Nitrogen, one of the coldest substances known.

10+
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

From wheels to wifi we have embraced technology, how far could technology go? How far should technology go? What do you think?

Recommended for ages 8 and up