facebook
Scicomm Archives : Page 3 of 140 : Fizzics Education

Welcome!

Have 10% off on us on your first purchase - Use code NOW10

Scicomm

fizzicsed

Episode: 49

Comments 0

STEMpunk

Ben Newsome

This week it's a dual interview... one between Tom Gordon who helps anchor the STEMpunk podcast and Ben from the FizzicsEd podcast! Tom Gordon is a highly accomplished science communicator, where his work at Kickstart at the University of Sydney gives him the chance to show high school students what...

articles

Comments 0

Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast!

Ben Newsome

More science of sports! 2018 is the year for international sporting events! This month the Commonwealth Games are being held right here on our soil, in sunny Gold Coast. Here is a round up of fun science facts about some of the events at the Games, get your students to...

fizzicsed

Episode: 48

Comments 0

Sydney Science Festival

Ben Newsome

The Sydney Science Festival celebrates and showcases Sydney’s diverse and multidisciplinary science and innovation community through a program of talks by world-leading researchers, hands-on workshops, exhibitions and family events exploring all areas of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM). Today we speak with the event producers, Catherine Polcz, the...

articles

Comments 0

Let’s be label conscious: Science and maths lessons from product labels!

Ben Newsome

What can we learn from a label? Pick up any food or cosmetic product and there's a label telling you all about what it's made of. But what are these chemical names? What do these codes mean? How do we know we are getting what we are paying for? Find...

fizzicsed

Episode: 46

Comments 0

STEAM at the Museum of the Riverina

Ben Newsome

Students creating museums exhibitions? Love it! In this episode we speak with Sam Leah who is working on "STEAM the Museum", a project where an opportunity class from Sturt Public School are working to create an interpretative robotic display that will tell the story the royal visit of Queen Elizabeth...

articles

Comments 0

Grant applications open for National Science Week!

Ben Newsome

Need funding for National Science Week 2018? 11- 19th August is National Science week! Planning on running an event for your students? Would love to see STEM activities for your kids to attend in your community? Grant applications have opened to all Australian schools, don't miss out!

fizzicsed

Episode: 44

Comments 0

Student fossil digs & more at Kronosaurus Korner

Ben Newsome

Museum Curator and Interpretive Manager Michelle Johnston drops by to chat about the growing educational opportunities being offered at Kronosaurus Korner, a working museum with nearly 1,150 unique fossil specimens from Richmond and the surrounding areas of northwestern Queensland. From public fossil digs to distance education, Michelle takes us through...

articles

Comments 0

Famous Scientists & Their Jam: Rosalind Franklin and crystallography!

Ben Newsome

A practical experiment for a science history lesson! We love a good hands-on experiment! Why not combine it with a story taken from the science history books? Here's one for understanding the work of Rosalind Franklin, the awesome scientist who used crystallography to decipher the secret structure of DNA!

articles

Comments 0

Winter Olympics 2018 – The science of figure skating!

Ben Newsome

The science of Olympic sports! Sunday night marked the closing ceremony of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. So here is the final instalment of our coverage of this year's games: figure skating!

fizzicsed

Episode: 42

Comments 0

Science parties are awesome

Ben Newsome

From running science parties across the UK to presenting at TEDx, Marc Wileman from Sublime Science brings a passion for teaching kids critical thinking. In this episode, we chat about just what is important when presenting science to students and how teaching risk-taking can help prepare kids for their future

articles

Comments 0

Winter Olympics 2018 – The science of cross country skiing!

Ben Newsome

The science of Olympic sports! The third instalment of our 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics coverage is here! This week we delve into the fascinating world of cross country skiing!

fizzicsed

Episode: 41

Comments 0

How to nail a 3 minute thesis

Ben Newsome

What makes an awesome science presentation? At the Postgraduate Research Forum Speakers at a 3-minute thesis pitch event at the UNSW School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (UNSW BEES) you certainly can find out! In this podcast, we chat with two of the finalists, Claire Brandenburger and Hayden Schilling,...

articles

Comments 0

Winter Olympics 2018 – The science of bobsleigh!

Ben Newsome

The science of Olympic sports! The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang are underway! Over the next couple of weeks Fizzics will bring you a series of blog posts about the science behind these exciting sports! In this post we'll be looking at the fast-paced sport of: bobsleigh!

fizzicsed

Episode: 40

Comments 0

Student STEM tours with Latitude Group Travel

Ben Newsome

Ever wanted to bring students to the where the science is actually happening? Jenny Murphy and the team at Latitude Group Travel do exactly that, creating extraordinary student STEM travel experiences to sites across Australia and around the globe. From taking students to high profile sites such as CERN &...

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.