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Category: Lifelong Learning

Enforcement necessary on greenwashing?

'It’s not easy being green' but some manufacturers don’t make it any easier with misleading green claims. How can you trust if a product’s claims are accurate or if they're just greenwash?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Sep 2011

Visual art workshops with special exhibition

School students have the chance to respond to the stunning artworks in the Beauty from Nature: art of the Scott Sisters exhibition, opening this week.

By: Ms Helen Wheeler, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 30 Aug 2011

Food for thought: Love your seafood AND our oceans!

It’s no secret—Australians love their seafood! But a lot of the fish we love is not sustainably fished or farmed. Are you willing to swap your favourite yellow fin tuna for a more sustainable yellow eye mullet?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 30 Aug 2011

What You Would Like To See

The results are in, and the winner is....you!

By: Jonathon Cant, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 26 Aug 2011

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