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Dr Graham's Blow Up Science

Prepare yourself for some seriously mind-bending science, as Dr Graham - visiting New Zealand from Australia - explodes his way through the chemistry and physics of things that go bubble, boom, bang and occasionally catch on fire!

Event details

dr graham
  • Northland
  • Auckland
  • West Coast
  • Canterbury
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Mon 17 - Thu 20 July

Who for

Everyone; especially young children

National Biomechanics Day photo exhibition

Launch event for a series of banners featuring photos taken during National Biomechanics Day, where students explored this interdisciplinary field and a diverse range of careers from filmmaking to physiotherapy.

Event details

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  • Wellington
  • Exhibition

Date and time

Thu 20 July, 3pm - 5pm

Who for

Everyone (RSVP required)

Catalyst Science Competition

What threats are there to our lives? What issues need solving? What can we do to change the route? Then take your passion for science - any science. Design the solution, conduct the experiment and present your findings to a panel of esteemed judges.

Event details

CSClogo
  • Auckland
  • Competition

Date and time

Register by Thu 20 July. Competition held on Sat 5 August

Who for

High school students

Sense-ational Chocolate Science Show

Smell a chocolate cloud vaporised from a chocolate drink, taste a chocolate river as we melt a glacier of chocolate, hear chocolate's explosive power as we burn up its energy and see chocolate ice-cream being created right before your eyes!

Event details

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  • Otago
  • Activity
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

2pm on Sat 15 Jul, Mon 17 Jul, Wed 19 Jul, Fri 21 Jul

Who for

Everyone

Science in the City

Scion is bringing its science to the city with a free exhibition to celebrate 70 years of research in Rotorua. Discover weird, wonderful and practical science at this free exhibition, or watch a lunchtime talk given by Scion staff.

Event details

science in the city
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Activity
  • Exhibition
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Until Fri 21 July, 10am - 4pm.

Who for

Families