Promote Science in the Community
We strive to ensure that everyone who wants to be involved in the hub has the chance to. We want to bring together people from all backgrounds and walks of life to share in the excitement of science and technology.
We co-ordinate a group of organisations to ensure there are engaging science-themed events near you throughout the year. We want our events to stimulate and inspire – but most of all be fun!
Show How Science and Technology Impacts Everyday Life
Science and technology is all around us, and influences our daily lives. We want to share how new discoveries and technologies will play a part in the lives of everyone in the community.
The human brain is capable of a dizzying array of cognitive functions, and is ultimately responsible for all of our thoughts, feelings, and emotions.
But how much of this is distinctively human?
Quitting Plastics is an easy to follow guide to reducing plastics waste everyday. Come and listen to author’s Clara Williams Roldan and Louise Williams.
This talk from solar industry expert James Martin II will cover topics such as the different solar technologies available, the impact of shading, how to find a reputable installer, how to find the right size system for best value and recent developments in home power storage (batteries).
Turramurra Library in partnership with Diabetes NSW & ACT and CASS is hosting a Bilingual (Chinese & English) information session on Diabetes. The talk will be presented by Lexie Zhiyan Jin, accredited practising dietitian Diabetes NSW & ACT.
The manufacturing industry worldwide will face intense challenges in future, as finite supplies of raw materials dwindle and many conventional manufacturing processes will be outlawed on environmental grounds.
The good news is that, as all scientists know, every problem contains an opportunity.
One of the major problems we face at the moment is waste.
This workshop is designed for residents who already have set up a compost bin but may want to problem solve and ask questions from a composting expert
Local residents and community members are invited to learn how to propagate native plants from cuttings
Bushcare Volunteers and community members are invited to join North Sydney and Northern Beaches Council Bushland Teams to undertake weed control in a spotted gum forest…