national science week

Researchers investigate Australia’s relationship with smartphones

August 14th, 2017

Murdoch researchers are playing a leading role in Australia’s Biggest Smartphone Survey—the online project for National Science Week. Dr Lynette Vernon and PhD student Bep Uink will join a collection of Australia’s smart phone experts to ask how smartphones have changed our lives.

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Murdoch inspiring passions for science

August 10th, 2017

Science time: Murdoch staff demonstrated forensic facial reconstruction at last year

Murdoch University researchers are set to unveil their latest discoveries for National Science Week. The academics are involved in a whole host of activities on and off campus, beginning with the Perth Science Festival this weekend (12 and 13 August).

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Murdoch out in force for National Science Week

August 22nd, 2016

Murdoch staff demonstrate forensic facial reconstruction at Oberthur Primary School

Murdoch staff used caterpillars, drones and blood splatter to inspire thousands of young scientists last week.

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Physics and a famous cat

August 19th, 2016

Dr Catalina Curceanu delivers her Women in Physics lecture at Murdoch

Around 500 high school science students arrived at Murdoch recently to attend a physics lecture featuring a world-famous feline.

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Science goes off with a bang thanks to Naked Scientist

August 27th, 2014

Hundreds of school kids were entertained and enthralled during National Science Week when they were treated to an explosive science show by international science celebrity, The Naked Scientist, Dr Chris Smith.

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Discover desal at Murdoch's Rockingham campus

February 10th, 2012

The National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia (NCEDA) at Murdoch University’s Rockingham campus will open its doors to the public for the first time on Saturday, February 25.

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