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Ultimo Science Festival

Ultimo Science Festival

The 9th Ultimo Science Festival is on in September! It's 10 days of serious science fun for adults, families, school groups, for young and old and in-between, for geeks, non-geeks, for everyone with curiosity.
Featured event
UTS: Science balloons

Open Day, Sat 30 August

Learn what studying science and maths at UTS is like with lab tours, activities and live demonstrations as well as info sessions throughout the day.
Professor David Booth from the School of the Environment is leading the research and has enlisted the help of local dive group the Sapphire Coast Underwater Research Group (SCURG) to collect photographic data and DNA samples from local populations of weedy sea dragons.
A UTS led research team have published the results of two studies that could have worldwide implications for seahorse conservation.
Kangaroos are front of mind for Dr Ramp who is trying to engineer a new approach to the relationship between man and macropod.
Dr Edd Hammill, a freshwater ecologist from the School of the Environment, joined 2SER to discuss the science behind climate change.