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Dive into a cosmos of discovery at an event hosted by Graham Phillips (ABC TV's Catalyst), a seasoned science journalist and astrophysicist.
Join us for a night of stellar insights and interstellar ambition as our panel of experts illuminates the mysteries of the universe and guide us through this intellectual odyssey.
Our distinguished panel includes:
Professor Tamara Davis
A virtuoso of the dark universe and astrophysical phenomena, who will share her expertise on dark energy and the accelerating universe. Professor Davis's insights are not to be missed as an accomplished astrophysicist with numerous accolades.
Professor Kathleen Campbell
A world-leading expert in primitive microbial life in hot springs and astrobiology. She will elucidate the parallels between Earth's oldest ecosystems and Martian geology, offering insights into the search for extraterrestrial biosignatures.
Professor Martin Van Kranendonk
A preeminent figure in early Earth research. His work on ancient life forms and geological processes involved in the origin of life provides essential clues for Mars exploration.
This event is a confluence of expert knowledge, where the audience will be transported on a journey through time and space. From Earth's primordial landscapes and most ancient traces of life to the mysterious terrains of Mars, prepare to expand your knowledge of the universe and the bounds of possibility.
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World Science Festival Brisbane Brian Greene: Beyond the Stars20 Mar 2024, 7:30pmPlayhouse, QPAC
Join us on a multimedia journey across the cosmos with physicist and bestselling author Brian Greene.
World Science Festival Brisbane Decoding Thought21 Mar 2024, 7:30pmPlayhouse, QPAC
A panel of experts take a journey through the frontiers of AI technology and shed light on the ethical, legal and technical dilemmas.
World Science Festival Brisbane Cultivating the Future of Food21 Mar 2024, 6pmCremorne Theatre, QPAC
With an ever-changing climate affecting food production worldwide, how will Indigenous Knowledges here be pinnacle to what we eat in the future?
World Science Festival Brisbane Mysteries from the Museum22 Mar 2024, 6pmCremorne Theatre, QPAC
A fragment of rock, a scribbled scrap of paper, a headless bird. Hear how each of these artefacts set off a mazey trial of intrigue and discovery.
World Science Festival Brisbane Dr Karl’s Great Moments in Science23 Mar 2024, 5pmPlayhouse, QPAC
For one night only, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki presents unbelievable insights into the Great Moments in Science.
World Science Festival Brisbane Leigh Sales AM and Annabel Crabb: An Afternoon of Science23 Mar 2024, 4:30pmConcert Hall, QPAC
Celebrate curiosity, innovation, and the sheer joy of scientific discovery.
World Science Festival Brisbane Night of the Nerds23 Mar 2024, 8pmConcert Hall, QPAC
Two all-star teams of scientists, tech heads and funny people face off in a series of challenges.
World Science Festival Brisbane Space Rocks to Moon Rocks23 Mar 2024, 11:30amPlayhouse, QPAC
Top scientists join Brian Greene to unravel the story of our cosmic neighborhood and gain an understanding of how the solar system came into existence.