Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 22/11/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Introspect. Then drink.   10) Atlas Obscura: Dino 101  28th November What: Attention dinosaur nerds and science stans! Join Dustin Growick, host of the YouTube channel The Dinosaur Show, and leader of Atlas Obscura's Dinos and Dunes in the Colorado Desert trip, and Kristina Gustovich, middle school teacher, geologist, improviser, and...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 15/11/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Finger your brain.   10) Life on Venus? Or Much Ado About Nothing? 19th November What: Several weeks ago, a team of astronomers reported the detection of phosphine on Venus. If this stinky, toxic, perhaps biogenic gas does exist on Venus as reported, we stand to learn something profound. If clever...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 18/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

The past is history, the future is a mystery, today your toilet's clogged. That's why you need to call a plumber.   10) How to Talk to Kids About Pornography 23rd October What: Seeing pornography isn't that it's about sex, but that it's about unrealistic sex. Want to learn more about...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 11/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Cynicism won't save you, but optimism might kill you.   10) Carbon Sequestration & Biodiversity: Valuing & Managing Carbon-Rich Systems  13th October What: International and national climate mitigation policies have seen a growing interest in approaches to carbon accounting and investments in carbon-rich systems. Increasingly this interest includes a focus on...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 04/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Stuff your crotch and brace yourself.   10) Society, Robots and Us  7th October What: Experience a conversation about important robotics topics and socio-technical issues in which domain experts and interesting thinkers will discuss topics relating to robotics innovation, commercialisation and inclusivity. This session will unpack the notion open source robotics...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 27/09/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Breathe. Drink. Breathe. Drink. Repeat.   10) A Conversation with Ms Wendy Williams  30th September What: Ms Williams will discuss how we can apply the lessons learned following her conversation event with The Attorney General's Office to our approaches to policy making and how we can all be ‘policy critical’ friends....

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Rip Out Your Stitches with the Sydney Underground Film Festival

Society is becoming increasingly desensitised to projections of the grotesque and violent. Shock is the necessary current that keeps our corpses momentarily animated at regular intervals. We know we can't start our day without a good strong coffee and a live-streamed suicide. Seems these days that...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 13/09/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Flatten that cowlick! Mama's coming home.   10) Jane Fonda: What Can I Do? 15th September What: Join Jane Fonda for a live discussion of her most recent book. In What Can I Do?, Fonda weaves her deeply personal journey as an activist alongside conversations with and speeches by leading climate...

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Top 10 Australia Revelry On this week 13/09/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Tune in. Tune out. Tune in. Tune out. That's what repetitive dissociation is all about.   10) Calibro 35: Place To Be  17th September What: Calibro 35 (caliber 35) is a cinematic funk Italian band formed in 2007 in Milan. The band has released four albums and several movie soundtracks. Different...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 06/09/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Let's ease into functionality together.   10) Jane Fonda: What Can I Do? 10th September What: Join Jane Fonda for a live discussion of her most recent book. In What Can I Do?, Fonda weaves her deeply personal journey as an activist alongside conversations with and speeches by leading climate scientists...

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