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South32 and Science Space deliver STEM boost for schools

Posted on July 8, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Science Space, in partnership with South32, is excited to share our recent collaboration – TAKEAWAY STEM.

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GRAND REOPENING ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted on June 25, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Following the recent NSW State Government announcements, we are excited to announce we will be opening on 2 July!

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COVID-19 Director’s Update 29 May, 2020

Posted on May 29, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Dear Science Space Friends,

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Sustainability At Home | Virtual Science Space

Posted on May 21, 2020 by Johanna Howes

This week, we are looking at BACKYARD SCIENCE. At Science Space, when we talk about backyard science, it is not only in our own physical backyard but in general the living world around us.

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Flower Pressing for Beginners – Virtual Science Space

Posted on May 20, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Botanists have used flower pressing for hundreds of years. Create your own mini flower press to preserve flowers, leaves and buds from around your playground or backyard. Did you know a botanist is a scientist who studies flowers and plants? As a budding botanist yourself, it is important to collect as much information (or ‘data’) about your samples. This will help with accurate identification in the future and assist scientists with research into where particular plants are found over time.

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Science Space Wollongong Featured on Channel 9 Weather Cross!

Posted on May 8, 2020 by Meg Gibson

On Tuesday, Science Space had the pleasure of being selected as a LIVE cross-location for the Channel 9 TODAY show weather segment!

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SPACE WEEK at Virtual Science Space Wollongong

Posted on April 30, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Our special guests this week were just extraordinary. Inspirational and accomplished in their own fields of expertise, both special guests are turning heads in the scientific community in a good way. If your child loves space and has career aspirations in this field be sure to check out these videos.

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Build your own Solar System – with a twist! Virtual Science Space

Posted on April 30, 2020 by Johanna Howes

It’s a classic staple of any classroom project – at some point in your schooling, you’re going to be asked to build your own Solar System!

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Magic Tray Experiment – Virtual Science Space

Posted on April 16, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Have you ever wondered how showmen are able to pull a tablecloth from underneath a stack of glasses or plates? Is it magic? NO! It’s science, my friends. It is all thanks to our friend inertia. Check out this video to see our scientific magic in action and be sure to try this at home with your favourite adult.

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Home Volcanoes – Virtual Science Space

Posted on April 15, 2020 by Meg Gibson

Grab your craft mats and a sense of adventure for this next science experiment as it’s about to get messy! In the next installment of Virtual Science Space we take two simple elements and combine them in the ultimate home science explosion – volcanoes!

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