Junior scientist Brittany teaches us how to make a hologram. Making holograms, or 3D images, is easy and all you'll need is a smartphone, a pen, a sheet of clear plastic, scissors, clear tape, graph paper and a ruler. Once you have made your reflective prism, visit the Scope website to make a video for your hologram or find one online.
Sam James from the Queensland University of Technology and Troy Cooley from the National Cricket Centre have collaborated to develop a device to detect no balls in cricket!
Insects and spiders. How much do the two have in common? Both are part of a group called arthropods: invertebrates which have an exoskeleton (external skeletal system) but no backbone. Plus, Lee travels to a butterfly sanctuary to discover why butterflies and moths have the wing patterns they do. Entomology (the study of insects) is explained in a way accessible for senior primary and junior high school students.
There are lots of things the human body does without somebody consciously choosing to do so - like breathing and digesting food. But sometimes, things happen and you question why: like when you bite your tongue. Health and the human body are the theme of this episode.
Ben is in his restaurant CharlotteJack, where he will be cooking a poached kingfish with avocado and pickled fennel salad. At the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation research station, Ben is joined by Professor Nena Mitter as she explains what they do at QAAFI and how they do it.
Ben is at his restaurant CharlotteJack, where he will be cooking a grilled corn dish over the coals of his hibachi grill. At the University of Queensland Bioscience Precinct, Ben meets with Robert Henry, the director of the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation.
Ben is at his restaurant CharlotteJack, where he will be making a kingfish crudo with a radish salad. Ben visits Herron Island, 80km north-east of Gladstone, Queensland, where he is joined by Danielle Esterhusen and Abbie Taylor as they cook a freshly caught fish from the island.