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PERCEPTION DECEPTION HOLIDAY PROGRAMME

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With the school vacation almost upon us, The KZN Science Centre has once again put together an exciting holiday programme for all our visitors. This April, our young scientists can explore the science behind Optical Illusions and mind tricks in our Perception Deception holiday programme. Visitors can investigate the existence of “What you see, is what you get” and become familiar…

EMPOWERING EDUCATORS FOR 2014

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This month The KZN Science Centre team heads to Umlazi district to train over 100 educators in the practical experiments of the 2014 curriculum. This capacity building initiative is a continuation of the science centre’s partnership with the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education’s Maths, Science and Technology (MST) Unit and will see just over 500 educators from 4 districts within our province,…

FANTASTIC FOOD SCIENCE HOLIDAY PROGRAMME

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Fantastic Food Science Holiday Programme

Hip hip hooray! It’s the holidays! Join The KZN Science Centre this festive season for the fabulous Fantastic Food Science Holiday Programme! From the 7th of December 2013 until the 14th of January 2014, explore the science behind cooking with some extraordinary workshops! Play food detective by finding out which fats are healthy and those that are not, investigate what acid…

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE AT THE KZN SCIENCE CENTRE

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It’s that time of the year again! The KZN Science Centre is abuzz with preparation for hosting the KwaZulu-Natal leg of the awesome and exhilarating First Lego League competition, proudly sponsored by global software giant SAP (PTY) LTD, on the 9th of November 2013. Tsunami’s, vicious storms, and quivering quakes have been wreaking havoc across the globe. In 2013, Over 200,000…

Sporty Science September Holiday Programme

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Schools out! Join The KZN Science Centre this holiday (20-30 September 2013) for an extraordinary, action-packed adventure into the world of sport! Learn the techniques to become a first-rate athlete in some of South Africa’s most popular sports: volleyball, tennis and soccer! Don’t miss out on our FIRST ever beach volleyball arena, test your coordination skills with table tennis, or score…

CELEBRATE NATIONAL SCIENCE WEEK WITH THE KZN SCIENCE CENTRE

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It’s that time of the year again! The KZN Science Centre at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping is excited to host the  Department of Science and Technology’s upcoming National Science Week (NSW) initiative (27 July 2013 – 4 August 2013). This annual event aims to promote and create an awareness of science and technology across the country. Using a large variety…

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

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The KZN Science Centre (KZNSC) would like to extend a invitation for schools to respond to the call to participate in our Outreach Educational Programme proudly sponsored by The Afrisun Community Development Trust. The Outreach Educational Programme entails a free visit to your school by the KZNSC team with interactive science practicals and workshops to be conducted with your learners. For…

CEO receives Future Leaders Youth Awards 2013

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The KZN Science Centre Chief Executive Officer, Ms Candice Potgieter, has once again been recognized as the recipient of the Future for her outstanding contribution to the world of Science and Technology, Leaders Youth Awards 2013, in the Science Innovation category, which was held at the Olive Convention Centre last Friday. This award, supported by The Department of Economic Development and Tourism,…

Fast Science & Furious Reactions Holiday Programme

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Looking for fun and educational entertainment for your children, in a secure environment, this holiday? Join The KZN Science Centre this June & July for awesome fun with our Fast Science and Furious Reactions School Holiday Programme! Our team of highly skilled Education Officers have researched and created a bumper holiday programme that will entertain and educate children of all ages!…

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