The news category is for the SciWorld announcements that are updated on the site.

SciWorld Science Club Paleontology workshop!

A lot of people have heard about Paleontology as ‘dinosaur fossil science’ but it is so much more than that.  Paleontology is the study of all living things that lived more than 11,000 years ago. Join our expert Natalia, to find out how a scientist on a fossil dig finds, removes, and puts together fossilised skeletons, and…

Make an Astronaut

Make an Astronaut! Get creative these holidays and make an astronaut for display outside the Adelaide Planetarium.  You can make it from recycled materials, or as an Astronaut Scarecrow, it could be a cardboard astronaut or a tin foil astronaut – it’s up to you!  Bring your Astronaut to the Planetarium (UniSA Mawson Lakes) or…

SciWorld Sunday Elizabeth

Our first SciWorld Sunday will be held on the 1st May (which is also the last Sunday of the school holidays) at the Playford Civic Centre in Elizabeth! We have some new attractions which you won’t want to miss out on, a new revised SciWorld Spectacular Show, workshops in Up Up and Away and Robotics,…

Congratulations!

Congratulations to ATHENA from St Peter’s Collegiate Girls School who were National Champions in the SUBS in Schools program.  Another victory for South Australia comes from Brighton Secondary School who recently won the Formula 1 Technology Challenge in Schools with ‘Negative Filter’.  It’s great to see South Australian schools at the forefront of Science and…

The Caterpillar Conundrum

Do you want to be a citizen scientist, and help researchers learn about the world we live in? Be part of The Caterpillar Conundrum project, and help scientists learn about caterpillars and their parasitoids. The Caterpillar Conundrum is part of a PhD project being conducted by Erinn Fagan-Jeffries who you will all remember as our…

Ecology Exploration

It’s a workshop with a difference – we teach you about Ecology and you do the Exploration!  What’s really living in your backyard?  Well, it’s time to find out. We are proud that our SciWorld Science Club is workshop based.  We like to explore the world around us with you! Vanessa is our own Ecology…

How to make a monster!

Join us on Saturday 31st October for our “How to make a monster” workshop. Learn how to make the perfect monster and learn all about anatomy along the way.  Suitable for ages 5 – 15 years and parents are of course free! When?  Saturday 31st October, 2 – 4pm Where?  College Park Scouts Hall, 95…

Ecology workshops launched with SciWorld!

We’re excited to add a new range of Ecology workshops to our extensive list of SciWorld programs.  These workshops have been written by Vanessa Greenslade who is a highly experienced teacher with a passion for both Ecology and Environmental Studies. Workshops are $180 (+GST) for one hour hands on experiences and $220 (+GST) for more…

Pop Up Science Centre October School Holidays

Looking for something wonderful to kick off the school holidays to a great start?   SciWorld’s pop Up Science Centre is back!  Kick them off with a blast at our Pop Up Science Centre, 28th-29th September. You’ll spend three amazing hours with us – seeing shows, exploring the solar system, learning about how science works in…