Science in the Pub with The Bad Astronomer for National Science Week
7:00pm, Wed 14th August, 2013
The Gov, SA
National Science Week is proud to present Astronomer, writer and Discovery Channel presenter Dr Phil Plait. With experience ranging from working for NASA on the Hubble Space Telescope to hosting his own TV show, The Bad Astronomer (as he’s affectionately known, for his popular blog of the same name), has a passion for debunking bad science.
Join host Dr Paul Willis, director of RiAus, as Dr Plait demolishes a wide array of scientific misconceptions, from standing eggs on end, to whether Bruce Willis ever would be able to save us from destruction by asteroid. And just how much science is there in The Simpsons?
When: 7pm-8.30pm Wednesday 14 August
Where: The Gov
59 Port Rd Hindmarsh SA 5007
Cost: THIS IS A FREE EVENT, HOWEVER BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.
Bookings can be made ONLINE here
All AGES are welcome; a parent or guardian must accompany children under 18.