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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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#12 – Neurotoxin | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Johanna Howes

#12 – Neurotoxin | Project Chemistree

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#5 – Ferredoxin | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Johanna Howes

#5 – Ferredoxin | Project Chemistree.

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#7 – Bispirin | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Johanna Howes

#7 – Bispirin | Project Chemistree. Aspirin might have been one of the greatest advances in medicine, but it does come with some complications. If you’ve got things like Chron’s disease or Ulcerative Colitis, taking aspirin can do more harm than good.

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#9 – Ammonium Chloride | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Johanna Howes

#9 – Ammonium Chloride | Project Chemistree

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#10 and #11 – Indigo | Nicholas Butler

Posted on December 11, 2018 by Johanna Howes

#10 and #11 – Indigo | Nicholas Butler

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#6 – Methylene Blue | Project Chemistree

Posted on December 11, 2018 by Johanna Howes

When you think of antibiotics, I would hazard a guess that the contents of flask number 6 isn’t what springs to mind. For Dr Ardeshir Rineh, methylene blue is the next big thing to deal with bacteria.

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