Tag Archives: Fireballs in the Sky

Gemma and her home-made comet starred in Astrofest tweets from WA's Chief Scientist Professor Lyn Beazley (@ChiefSci_WA)

Join the Desert Fireball Network

Want some help scanning the skies over outback Australia for shooting stars? Crowdsource it! And while you’re at it, educate the crowd. That’s the bright idea behind Curtin University’s Fireballs in the Sky project. This project will include ordinary people in the research process, improving their scientific literacy and especially their understanding of planetary research.

Inspiring WA

Public help sought in state-wide hunt for meteorites, the science behind cooking the perfect steak, whoopee cushion as educational tool and more.