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Two black holes merge into one
05
May

Gravitational waves and Einstein: Explaining the binary black hole system discovery event by LIGO »

6–7.15pm
On the 14th of September last year, the two giant detectors of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory...
Kim Huynh and Batman
05
May

Why we need Batman: The politics, philosophy and popularity of the caped crusader »

6–6.45pm
BAT BLURB Why is Batman so much better than Superman? What is it about the caped crusader that makes him perpetually...
Portrait of Hugh Mackay
13
May

ANU/The Canberra Times meet the author with Hugh Mackay »

6–7pm
Hugh Mackay, one of Australia's significant and popular social researchers will talk about his new book, Beyond Belief...
Picture of Joe Cannataci
17
May

Public lecture by UN Privacy Rapporteur, Joe Cannataci »

6–7pm
The human right to privacy raises global policy, legal and political challenges in the information age. Issues such as...

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Celestial Empire
02
Jan

Celestial Empire: Life in China, 1644–1911 »

10am–5pm
Daily, 10.00am-5.00pm. Thursdays, 10.00am-8.00pm Free of cost but booking essential Experience 300 years of Chinese...
Wei Leng Tay. Untitled, from the series 'The Other Shore / 彼岸', Hong Kong, 2014-2015
31
Mar

Wei Leng Tay—The Other Shore 鄭瑋玲—彼岸  »

9am–5pm
Young Mainland Chinese are moving to Hong Kong from all over China, leaving their homes because of family interests or...
NUTS Presents Speaking in Tongues by Andrew Bovell
27
Apr

NUTS Presents: Speaking in Tongues by Andrew Bovell  »

7.30pm
Two couples set out to betray their partners. A lover returns from the past and a husband doesn’t answer the phone. A...
"Hitler in Paris"
02
May

Memories of the Nazi occupation of France »

5pm
In May 1940, German troops invaded France and stormed towards Paris. The government collapsed, the Third Republic came...
Senator Rachel Siewert, Greens MP
02
May

Intersections lecture series: Senator Rachel Siewert »

5.30–6.30pm
Senator Rachel Siewert (Senator for Western Australia, Australian Greens Party) joins us for the first of the RegNet...
Professor Harald Fritzsch
03
May

The Big Bang »

10am
In 1916 Albert Einstein published his theory of General Relativity, which is used in modern cosmology. Our universe...
Dr Andrew Cox
03
May

Clear skies and new horizons: What we know about Pluto and what's left to find out »

12pm
The flyby of Pluto by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft in July 2015 has revolutionised our understanding of its...
Integrating Renewables and Storage into the grid
03
May

Energy Conversations: Integrating renewables and storage into the grid »

12.30–2pm
A panel of energy researchers and industry representatives will give their perspectives on integrating renewables into...
Rouge
03
May

Rouge 胭脂扣 »

5.15–7.15pm
1988, 96 mins, Hong Kong Directed by Stanley Kwan 關錦鵬 Cantonese with English subtitles In a 1930s Hong Kong '...
Fred Ward (1900-1990) (Four easy chairs and a coffee table for Myer emporium) 1931-49. Pencil. Fred Ward Archive collection, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
03
May

art forum CONVERSATION: John McPhee »

6pm
Craftsman, industrial designer, entrepreneur and advocate, Fred Ward is a key figure in the history of Australian...
Professor Joy Damousi
03
May

2016 Allan Martin Public Lecture: Child refugees and Australian internationalism: past, present, future »

6.15pm
The 2016 Allan Martin Public Lecture will be delivered by Professor Joy Damousi. Child Refugees and Australian...
Image by DFAT/Flickr
04
May

2016 aid budget breakfast »

9–10.30am
Last year saw the biggest cuts ever to the Australian aid program. This year more than $200 million of aid is slated to...
Professor Joseph Alter
04
May

Nationalism, medicine and the body: a master class »

12.30–2.30pm
Presented by the South Asia Regional Institute with the support of the Research School of Asia and the Pacific....
Carly
04
May

ANCLAS book launch - Social Collateral by Caroline Schuster »

4pm
Microcredit is part of a global trend of financial inclusion that brings banking services, especially small loans, to...
Ariel shot of ANU campus
05
May

ANU Strategic Plan Forum Session 3 »

1.15–2.15pm
Over the next few months we will launching the campus-wide process of determining the new vision for ANU so everyone in...

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