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Let’s talk about: Arsenic at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on June 25, 2019 by Johanna Howes

It only takes one person to mention our element of the month at Science Space Wollongong to conjure imaginative stories of political intrigue, plotting and murder. Arsenic has been associated with deadly poisons since ancient times.

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Sustainability at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on June 11, 2019 by Meg Gibson

At Science Space Wollongong we view sustainability across three dimensions: economy, society and the environment. It is defined as; avoidance of the depletion of natural resources in order to maintain an ecological balance; “the pursuit of global environmental sustainability.” 

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Let’s talk about: Neon at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on May 27, 2019 by Johanna Howes

Before the end of this year, we asked our staff at Science Space Wollongong which 12 elements we should focus on for the International Year of the Periodic Table and boy did they deliver this month. We’re looking at the universe’s most nonreactive element; Neon.

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Let’s talk about: Hydrogen at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on April 23, 2019 by Johanna Howes

Our next element featured as part of the International Year of the Periodic Table is the bold and beautiful… Hydrogen. This year at Science Space Wollongong, for the month of May, we’re going back to the very beginning; element number one.

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Let’s talk about: Krypton…at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on March 25, 2019 by Johanna Howes

Look! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No! It’s a largely nonreactive noble gas that fluoresces under certain conditions…

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Let’s talk about: Titanium at Science Space

Posted on February 26, 2019 by Johanna Howes

To celebrate the International Year of the Periodic Table at Science Space Wollongong, we’re picking a different element to talk about each month. For March, it’s a strong choice; Titanium.

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019 at Science Space Wollongong

Posted on February 11, 2019 by Johanna Howes

Today, February the 11th, is the United Nations International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

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Let’s talk about: Mercury at Science Space

Posted on January 29, 2019 by Johanna Howes

Remember how it’s the International Year of the Periodic Table? Well, we’re looking at a different element each month, and this next one’s a killer! January was devoted to one we’d be super dead without (Carbon). In February, we are investigating an element that definitely has the opposite effect on living things; Mercury.

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Hello 2019: Year of the Periodic Table. Let’s talk about: Carbon at Science Space

Posted on January 8, 2019 by Meg Gibson

Here at Science Space we are excited to announce that 2019 is the United Nations International Year of the Periodic Table. To celebrate, we will be focusing on one element a month until the end of the year.  First off, here’s something we’d be super dead without: Carbon.

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#8 – Coelenterazine | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 20, 2018 by Johanna Howes

Let’s talk about Coelenterazine. Not all chemists work with chemicals.

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