Observatories for Kids - Glenfield (2167)

Macarthur & Camden, the Sydney Region, New South Wales (NSW)

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    Penrith Observatory conducts engagement and outreach programs that include astronomy nights and workshops for the public and for primary and secondary schools. The astronomy nights and workshops are designed to enhance and extend teaching and learning in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) via astronomy and space science. The group also provides teacher workshops, and specialised group programs. A visit to the Penrith Observatory can include listening to fascinating talks on ... Read more various aspects of Astronomy and/or STEM given by some of Australia's most eminent and internationally recognised astronomers, physicists and engineers, a 3D astronomy movie, and viewing of the night or day sky through the observatories various telescopes including the main 0.6 m telescope (weather permitting).

    Education Observatories

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    We care deeply about inspiring kids to learn more about the world around them and this has driven us to become one of Australia's leading science outreach providers of interactive science workshops and shows since 2004, where we now deliver science programs to approximately 300,000 children each year via incursion and video conference across 400 schools and public spaces throughout Australia and around the world. We'll take our multi-award winning science workshops anywhere they are needed; yes ... Read more you'll find us in schools & preschools but we also regularly work in non-traditional environments such as movie cinemas, shopping centers, libraries, juvenile justice centers, hospitals, park lands, sports stadiums, retirement homes, university theaters and any other facility able to accommodate large or small groups of people. We aim to make science awesome & accessible anywhere! Fizzics also works closely with cultural organisations and the corporate sector to deliver large scale science ...

    Education Observatories
    • 1A MOSSGIEL ST, Gravesend, NSW 2401
    • 40-50 km from Glenfield

    Astronomy (from Greek: ἀστρονομία) is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena. It applies mathematics, physics, and chemistry, in an effort to explain the origin of those objects and phenomena and their evolution. Objects of interest include planets, moons, stars, galaxies, and comets; the phenomena include supernovae explosions, gamma ray bursts, and cosmic microwave background radiation. More generally, all phenomena that originate outside Earth's atmosphere are ... Read more within the purview of astronomy. A related but distinct subject, physical cosmology, is concerned with the study of the Universe as a whole.

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