It’s book prize season! Seriously, there’s nothing I love more than the announcement of a literature short list.
Author Archives: Katrina Whelen
I recently read an interesting quote from someone involved in science and technology communication. The presenter said that “…astronomy is a ‘gateway drug’ to get young people interested in science.” It’s true – almost all kids go through a space phase. Some even go beyond sticking glow-in-the-dark stars on their ceiling and start getting up[…..]
The saying goes ‘Don’t judge a book by its cover’. Well I do. All the time. I also judge an album by its song titles.
If you’re in Melbourne and need a school holiday laugh, we have the answer. There’s a handful of comedy acts that my family can’t get enough of and the good Dr Brown and his clever sidekick – a singing tiger that provides the narration for his madcap adventures – is one such act.