Calendar of Events
Physicist Professor Brian Cox and popular TV personality Julia Zemiro return to take Australia on a journey through the galaxy with Stargazing Live, airing on the ABC over three nights from 22 May live from Australian National University’s Siding Spring Observatory in New South Wales. Highlights include the return of the Stargazing Live citizen science challenge.
Learning from the Extinct; Unless they still survive! According to the Threatened Species Recovery Hub, since European settlement, 30 Australian native mammals have become extinct. On a global level, one in three mammal extinctions in the past 400 years have occurred in Australia. More than 1,700 species of animals and plants are listed by the Australian Government as being at risk of extinction.