The National Science Quiz 2017 - Adelaide


Sunday 25 June 2017, 2 pm - 3:30 pm


ANZAC Hall @ Prince Alfred College
23 Dequetteville Terrace, Kent Town, SA 5067

Following on from the sell-out success of NSQ 2016, ACEMS is once again proud to present the 2017



Have you ever stayed awake at night wondering about life's deep questions?


What makes popcorn pop?

Then, you need the 2017 National Science Quiz!


Adelaide: Sunday 25 June, 2pm


Join Charlie Pickering as he leads a panel of scientists, science communicators, and familiar faces through an intellectual obstacle course.



With live demonstrations and curiosity-provoking questions,
the National Science Quiz is ninety minutes of science, maths, and laughs
that promises fun for the whole family.




$10 full price

$5 concession

$15 at the door (unless sold out)

Does grass grow at night?

The Panellists

  • Adam Briggs: Award winning rapper, hip hop artist, writer and actor and regular cast member of The Weekly Show with Charlie Pickering
  • Prof Tanya Monro: Deputy Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation at the University of South Australia and winner of the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science
  • Prof Alan Cooper: Director of the Australian Centre for Ancient DNA at the University of Adelaide (photo courtesy of Randy Larcombe Productions)
  • Dr Sarah Keenihan: Section editor for Science and Technology at The Conversation
  • Dr Andy Stapleton: Science writer and podcaster with a background in nanoscale technology



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