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Category: Lifelong Learning

Renewable Energy — Is FiT (Feed-In Tariff) a good fit for Australians?

The Australian government hopes to see 20% of Australia’s electricity supply coming from renewable sources by 2020.  Will the Feed-In Tariff (FiT) program help acheive this target?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 24 Aug 2011

National Science Week with Professor Fiona Wood

Professor Fiona Wood is a groundbreaking plastic surgeon who was named Australian of the Year in 2005. Through her pioneering work she has dramatically changed the way burn wounds are managed.

By: Nathan Slawitschka, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 19 Aug 2011

Is there an eco-balance?

It can be a challenge to lead a sustainable lifestyle that is easy, affordable and suits our personal needs. Is there an eco-balance to living sustainably and living comfortably?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 18 Aug 2011

A Quick “Hello” from Isabelle

I thought I would drop a line and introduce myself – I’m Isabelle and I am the Education Officer working on this very exciting Museum 2 You project.
 

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 17 Aug 2011

Museum buzzing with Science in the City 2011

The Museum has become a hive of activity with students swarming to Science the City 2011.

By: Ms Helen Wheeler, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 10 Aug 2011

Climate Change

 What would happen if we simply did nothing, can you imagine what our world would be like?

By: Jonathon Cant, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 05 Aug 2011

Welcome to Jon

I'd like to welcome Jonathan Cant the Museum 2 You intern. Jon is from Macquarie University and is studying Museum studies.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 02 Aug 2011

It's getting warmer

As the weather gets warmer it is a great opportunity to start looking at the invertebrates in your local area.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Aug 2011

What's in the Box - Refurbishment

Over the past 2 years we have been refurbishing some of our most popular boxes. We have just finished the Echidna and Platypus boxes and they look great.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Aug 2011

What Is Sustainability?

 
To be sustainable you don’t have to rush out and buy the latest solar cell technology to power your house, you can start very small scale.

By: Jonathon Cant, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 29 Jul 2011