Exciting events now on at Science Week 2016 - Today and Tomorrow! Featured

Thursday, 11 August 2016 12:40

Exciting Activities now on at the

Garden Route Botanical Garden

SCIENCE WEEK 2016

Do not miss out on these exciting activities taking place at our Science Week: 

Today and Tomorrow

Tonight (Thursday) at 18h45 - Star Gazing Evening
Lucas Ferreira will be offering a Star Gazing Lecture, starting at 18h45 in the Getafix Garden Café (Botanical Garden Offices - 49 Caledon Road, George).

Tomorrow (Friday) at 14h00 - Drone Fly-by of E = mc2
(SEE PIC ABOVE)
We will be forming the most well-known scientific equation E=mc2 on the top lawn of the Botanicals Garden for a drone photo.  We need 150 warm bodies, so please join us for this exciting event, showing science in action.  Participants should bring along an umbrella, four clothes pegs and a white tea towel.

Tomorrow Night (Friday) - Evening Lecture with Case Rijsdijk
Friday 12 August 2016 at 18h00 in Botanical Garden Office Hall (49 Caledon Street, George)
"Gravitational Waves".
The recent discovery of these has made world headlines and opened up a whole new window for Astronomers. But what are they? Why is it important that we do
this Science? And what is SA's involvement?

Click on this link to see the updated programme of activities for Science Week.

Hope to see you all here! 

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