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Cornflour Slime Making – Virtual Science Space

Posted on March 30, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Well, maybe the parents who have to clean it up, but every kid LOVES slime. And guess what? It is SO easy to make at home. We have put together a super simple science experiment for the families at home today to try making their own slime version. Feel free to play with your ratios of ingredients and use some different colours. Maybe record what measurements made your favourite slime consistency and let us know!

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Magic Milk – Virtual Science Space

Posted on March 27, 2020 by Meg Gibson

This simple science experiment is an awesome combination of artistic creativity and testing of scientific properties!

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Balance Challenge – Virtual Science Space

Posted on March 26, 2020 by Meg Gibson

This physical science video is all about looking at our centre of gravity. What is it exactly and how can we test our own balance? Check it out!

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Bubbles at Home – Virtual Science Space

Posted on March 26, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Hi everyone!

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Science Space is temporarily closed.

Posted on March 18, 2020 by Meg Gibson

The health and safety of Science Space visitors, employees, and volunteers is our top priority.

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Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in STEM at Science Space!

Posted on February 11, 2020 by Johanna Howes

Last year, we highlighted in our 2019 post that gender equality is one of the biggest challenges we face and nowhere is that more visible than in the traditionally male-dominated fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Only 35% of girls worldwide choose to study STEM in higher education.

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Posted on November 25, 2019 by Meg Gibson

You might feel a bit … well, silly, wearing it.

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How To Make The Perfect Cocktail at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on October 29, 2019 by Johanna Howes

The quest for the perfect cocktail. It sounds like something out of a fantasy movie but it’s consumed bartenders and molecular gastronomists for decades. How do you craft the right balance of bitter to sweet? Do you add salt or sugar? Lemon or lime?

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How To Build Your Own Ecosystem – Backyard Science at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on September 26, 2019 by Meg Gibson

As we move towards a more sustainable future, backyard science has become more than mini beasts and botany. We are seeing increasing sustainable and solar-powered science in our own backyards (yay!). Things like worm farms, solar panels and water-conserving gardening systems are great ways to teach your children about science while helping sustain our environment.

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Let’s talk about: Oxygen at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on August 19, 2019 by Johanna Howes

We’ve been a bit busy here at Science Space Wollongong over the last few months. We’ve celebrated our 30th Birthday, smashed our BIGGEST school holiday period EVER and only now are we feeling like we can stop and take a deep breath; a deep breath of our Oxygenated atmosphere.

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