19 Jul 2019
Tracking Apollo: 50 Years since the Moon Landing
Andrew Tink, author of Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong’s First Step, and a panel of Apollo trackers tell the story of how a little dish at Honeysuckle Creek near Canberra was behind the global broadcast of Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the moon.
13 Jul 2019
National Endangered Skills and Trades
At the Endangered Skills and Trades seminar, artisans share their stories of the joys and challenges of preserving rare skills and trades. Learn how bookbinders, taxidermists and even locksmiths can provide skills and solutions for an innovative future.
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- DownloadNational Endangered Skills and Trades audio file (68.4 MB)
Transcript coming soon
Defining Moments in Australian History 23 May 2019
Defining Moments: Fire
ABC RN’s Big Ideas presenter Paul Barclay and expert panel examine how fire has shaped Australia for hundreds of thousands of years and how our relationship with it has changed significantly.
26 May 2019
Over the Rainbow: the other world seen by animals
Atomic, molecular and optical physicist Dr Charles W Clark demonstrates invisible light and discusses how ultraviolet influences the science of physics, astronomy and climate change.