Marie Curie's Notebook

A woman with her hand tied back, looking at a set of test tubes and beakers.

The life of the Nobel prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. (Ages 8 years +)

Have you thought about?

  • What did Marie Curie discover?
  • What is radioactivity?
  • How did Marie Curie discover new elements, and what were they?
  • Why did Marie Curie win her Nobel prizes?

WHEN AND WHERE

8+

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This show uses excerpts from Marie Curie’s letters and notebooks to explore her life and give the audience insights into this extraordinary scientist.

For Educators

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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!

All Ages
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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