Archive for posts tagged with 'space'

Chris Hadfield

Things to do

Astronaut Chris Hadfield will touch down in Brisbane

Retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, the former Commander of the International Space Sensation, is coming to…

<em>Aliens</em> screening at New Farm Cinemas

Event Guide

Aliens screening at New Farm Cinemas

This Friday night, you can enjoy a screening of Aliens at New Farm Cinemas! If you’ve never seen it, Aliens is a…

10 things to do at World Science Festival Brisbane

Things to do

10 things to do at World Science Festival Brisbane

The World Science Festival Brisbane is in town for the first time with a week-long, high-energy, supercharged celebratio…

Great Barrier Reef

National

NASA astronaut tweets Great Barrier Reef photos from space

Lookin’ good, Queensland. We know the Great Barrier Reef is an incredible sight to behold in person — but what doe…

Space junk on a collision course with Earth

Brisbane Extra

Space junk on a collision course with Earth

A huge piece of space junk, appropriately nicknamed WTF, is on a collision course with Earth. The space debris,…

Gunnar Prehl

Chatterbox

Queensland’s favourite Martian

In 2025, a group of crazy… I mean, amazing… earthlings will head to Mars to start the first ever colony there.…

Space and sport – much in common

Brisbane Extra

Space and sport – much in common

The highs and lows of achievement in life and sport remind us that hope is priceless writes Greg Cary. One of the…

Astronaut on Mars

Your Say

Would you shoot off to Mars… forever?

There’s an out-of-this-world reality show that is asking applicants to take a one-way ticket to Mars for the…

Space Jam – stars of tomorrow shine in space design competition

Brisbane Extra

Space Jam – stars of tomorrow shine in space design competition

A team of Queensland and South Australian school students have won the Australian finals of the National Space Design…

Get lost in space – visit the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium!

Day Trips

Get lost in space – visit the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium!

Love to stargaze? Wonder what the depths of the night sky really hold? Head to Mt Coot-tha and check out the planetarium…