Friday 31st October 2014 - Marilyn Comerford - History and astronomical significance of Halloween

This Friday at 8pm our own Marilyn Comerford will be giving a presentation about the history and astronomical significance of Halloween.  Fancy dress is recommended but not obligatory! Following the talk and supper, there will be viewing…

Scenes from "Stars in the Yarra Ranges" - MBO National Science Week 2014 with CAASTRO

Our first video on our new Youtube channel is available, it is a collection of scenes from our National Science Week 2014 event "Stars in the Yarra Ranges" held in conjunction with CAASTRO, the ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics.…

Friday 24th October 2014 - Dr Ewan Barr

At 8pm this Friday 24th October 2014 we have a special guest speaker, Dr Ewan Barr. For those who were fortunate to see and hear Ewan during Science Week, will know that he is an exremely engaging and entertaining speaker, passionate about our…

Friday 17th October 2014 - National Science Week video - "The Cosmic Microwave Background"

Friday 8pm we have our own Lindsay Stodden presenting one of the videos he recorded from a selection of guest speakers that attended Science Week. This week it is Pietro Prokopio’s talk entitled "The Cosmic Microwave Background".  All…