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    National Science Week (15–23 August, 2015) is a busy time for researchers all over Australia. As you would expect, CSIRO, Australia’s national research agency, has plenty in store. Here’s some of the events CSIRO will be part of during this celebration of science for you to mark in your diaries.

  • students with CSIRO scientist and handheld sensor performing a test Science bootcamp

    Science bootcamp is an immersive CSIRO science experience for secondary school students. CSIRO Education and Outreach host science bootcamp in various capital cities throughout the year.

  • Photograph of participants Kieren, Kelly, Nat and Judy in the laboratory STEM in schools

    To celebrate National Science Week, we're putting STEM education in schools around the country.

Education

  • Education programs

    Explore our range of engaging science programs based on real CSIRO science for schools and students. Includes CREST, Scientists and Mathematicians in Schools, Sustainable Futures and much more!

  • Building teacher capacity

    Further develop your capacity to deliver quality science education through our teacher professional development opportunities.

  • Community engagement

    Engage with CSIRO by checking out our Discovery centre, telescopes, science bootcamp, open days and much more!

  • Do-it-yourself science experiments for kids

    Try your hand at these fun and easy science experiments and activities for kids. Explore science concepts and discover the world around you using simple ingredients found in the home or at school.

  • Double Helix

    The Double Helix editing team has a long-standing reputation for delivering expertly written, fascinating and fun science material. Our publications are designed to foster an interest in science, maths, engineering and technology in school aged children.

  • Scope: Science television for kids

    Scope is a half hour of fast, funny and informative science television for children aged 8-12 years.