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Armidale is in lockdown but we’re soiling our undies anyway! As we prepare for National Science Week we’re cleaning off our shovels and getting ready to dig because the time has come to Soil Your Undies! Follow along with Kieran and Oliver as they take us through how to correctly bury your undies and some of the details of this years challenge. ...

The Soil Your Undies Challenge is back again in 2021 and bigger than ever! This year we want to send out 300 undies to be soiled all across Australia. Register your class now to be a part of this Australia wide citizen science project and test your soil health. Registrations close July 23rd unless we run out of undies first....

UNE Discovery Voyager, in collaboration with Dr Oliver Knox, the UNE SMART Farms and CottonInfo invite you to SOIL YOUR UNDIES!...

National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, research institutions, libraries, museums and science centres....

Using Robotify students have access to the latest and greatest robots without having to ever purchase real hardware. The team can give students access to robots and environments that have never been accessible before through the browser....

A few weeks ago, we announced Chandler Public School (K-2) as the winner of the Term 2 LEGO Construction Challenge. The amazing LEGO Education SPIKE Prime set, kindly donated by our friends at Modern Teaching Aids, has arrived at the school and the students have already been busy building and coding!...

Here's a fun game you can play at home or school to discover what animals are in your yard! The goal is to find as many plants or animals as you can around your house or school....

This year our wonderful friends across UNE will be offering a mix of live and pre-recorded videos, activities and live Q & A sessions with UNE and specialist lecturers who will present in the Maths, Sciences, Economics, Business, Legal Studies, English and Agricultural disciplines....

Today we’re voyaging over to our great friends at Questacon! ...

Today we’re voyaging over to our friends at the Wetlands Environmental Education Centre who are running a research challenge for Stage 3 students!...

Have fun learning about nature as you explore different virtual environments, play with sneaky snakes, observe flora and fauna (that’s plants and animals), discover how Aboriginal people shared stories to teach young people how to live, care and have respect for our environment, and earn points to build a virtual cubby house....

In Wollongong is a very special place - The UOW Early Start Discovery Space - Australia's first dedicated children's discovery playspace. The place and people are dedicated to learning through play just like us!...

The global coronavirus pandemic has required us to think about, among other things, what constitutes an essential service to society. In Australia it is only ‘essential services’ that can remain open for business while individuals, families and whole communities are asked to physically isolate themselves from other humans; to prevent transmission of virus particles between people. ...

Today we’re voyaging with our friends Discovery Centre Bendigo who are running a program called Virtual Curious Kids....

Today we’re voyaging over to our friends at Science Space Wollongong with Virtual Science Space – Science at Home!...

HEY PARENTS! Our friend Teacher Tom, a preschool teacher, blogger, artist, speaker and author, works with business and other institutions to help make high-quality, play-based preschool education a possibility for children everywhere....

Today we’re voyaging with our friends Science Sparks where you can create a Lorax whisper-ma-phone from paper cups and string!...

In these uncertain times friends are important. Our friend Dr Loz at Science Play Kids in Melbourne understands that science is everywhere, everyday. And she has started a special online club so that you can play along with her at home....

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