ABC’s Science Friction Live

TALK

Where

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson Street
Carlton, Victoria, 3053
What's On

Join ABC science journalist Natasha Mitchell, presenter of Radio National's Science Friction, and special guests, for a series of hot button conversations about science, society and culture. Guaranteed to provoke! 

#METOO in Science

Thursday 6 September 6.30pm 
The #METOO movement is exposing sexual harassment and discrimination. Now women scientists are putting careers on the line to speak out too.  

#EPICFAIL: Science at school 

Thursday 4 October 6.30pm 
‘Science classes, SO boring!’ Sound familiar? What are we doing wrong? Join students, educators and others as we wrestle with how to turn an #EPICFAIL into #EPICSUCCESS.

School students, teachers, parents come and have your say!

The future of sex

Thursday 1 November 6.30pm  (Adults only event) 
Science gets saucy as we consider the future of sex, pregnancy and pleasure in the 21st Century - womb-less births, sex bots and beyond – be titillated!

Back from the dead 

Thursday 6 December 6.30pm 
Some say we’re seeing the Sixth major extinction event of the Earth’s entire history. Debate the science and ethics of bringing extinct animals back from the dead – can we, could we, and should we?

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