News and Updates

Latest updates from The Royal Institution of Australia

MEDIA RELEASE

Wednesday 5 September

The Royal Institution of Australia will honour prominent Australian scientists and science communicators with a prestigious Bragg Membership, in a ceremony to be held today.

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Monday 23 July

The Royal Institution of Australia, the National charity promoting public awareness and understanding of science, will take custodianship of highly respected national publication, COSMOS Magazine, the quarterly publication that inspires curiosity in “The Science of Everything” and makes the world of science accessible to everyone.

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Thursday 27 May

In class with Brian Cox

On 22 May world-renowned physicist, presenter and former rock star, Prof Brian Cox, will talk to thousands of school students and teachers across Australia streamed on Australia’s Science Channel.

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Thursday 12 April

Aussie films among the best in the world

Four Australian films have beaten over 1,500 international entries to take honours in the 2018 SCINEMA International Science Film Festival as announced today.

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Thursday 22 March 2018

New Council members for The Royal Institution of Australia.

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Wednesday 11 October 2017

Chairman of The Royal Institution of Australia, Mr Peter Yates AM, has today been elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE).

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Monday 9 October 2017

Alan Duffy appointed Lead Scientist of The Royal Institution of Australia

Swinburne University’s Associate Professor Alan Duffy is to join The Royal Institution of Australia as Lead Scientist.

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Tuesday 3 October 2017

Royal Institution of Australia appoints new Head of Publishing: Bill Condie

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PRESS RELEASE

Thursday 21 September 2017

ABC partners with The Royal Institution of Australia.

The partnership will ensure audiences will have access to original Australian science content from Australia’s Science Channel, made available across a range of ABC platforms including iView, ABC Science and ABC Education.

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Wednesday 20 September 2017

The Royal Institution of Australia honours prominent Australian scientists

The Royal Institution of Australia will honour prominent Australian scientists and science communicators with a prestigious Bragg Membership, presented by HRH Prince Andrew, in a ceremony to be held today.

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Tuesday 15 August 2017

Australia’s Science Channel delivers over 300 free community film screenings as part of National Science Week

Australia’s Science Channel is delivering the best in science film this National Science Week with 300 free community screenings as part of its SCINEMA International Film Festival – with an audience reach of over 32,000.

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Wednesday 28 June 2017

New CEO appointed for The Royal Institution of Australia

The Chairman of The Royal Institution of Australia, Mr Peter Yates AM is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Bradley Abraham to the position of Chief Executive Officer and Director of The Royal Institution of Australia.

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Wednesday 14 June 2017

Australia’s Science Channel team committed to STEM Education

Australia’s Science Channel is stepping up its commitment to STEM inspiration by combining the successful Ultimate Careers publications with an innovative online science engagement platform for educators.

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Tuesday 13 June 2017

The Royal Institution of Australia Announcement

Today the Council of The Royal Institution of Australia is announcing that after 6 years in the role, Associate Professor Paul Willis will be concluding his term as Director at the end of July.

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Wednesday 5 May 2017

The Year of Women in Science Cinema

Hot on the heels of the Hollywood blockbuster Hidden Figures, another film celebrating women in the space race has received the award for Best Director at the 2017 SCINEMA International Film Festival.

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