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What is a manatee? A quick quiz Quiz

by David, 19 June 2019 | 3 comments

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There are a few funny words in this week’s quiz. You’ll need to be on top of your sci-vocab if you want to score 5/5!

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The seven seas: a quick quiz Quiz

by David, 5 June 2019 | 0 comments

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There’s a sailing theme to this fortnight’s quiz. See if you can navigate your way to a perfect score! If you’re after more fun science for kids, subscribe to Double Helix magazine!  

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Mixing it up! A quick quiz Quiz

by David, 22 May 2019 | 1 comments

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This quiz will take you from the number zero to 7.5 billion kilometres out in space! Can you answer this mixed batch of questions across science and maths? If you’re after more fun science for kids, subscribe to Double Helix magazine!  

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What’s in a name? A quick quiz Quiz

by David, 8 May 2019 | 1 comments

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Scientists love to name things. In this quiz you can discover all kinds of strange and wonderful names that scientists use in their jobs, and where those names come from.

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Where did whales come from? News

by David, 25 April 2019 | 0 comments

A four legged animal with big sharp teeth is swimming after a fish.

When you think about it, whales seem a bit strange. They live in the ocean, but breathe air. That suggests that millions of years ago, their ancestors walked on land. But the change didn’t happen overnight.

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How fast do you fall? A quick quiz Quiz

by David, 24 April 2019 | 0 comments

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From objects in free fall to the fall of the dinosaurs, we’ve got some tricky teasers for you today. Hope you don’t trip up!

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Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! A quick quiz Quiz

by David, 10 April 2019 | 0 comments

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There’s a lot to celebrate in Australian science. See how much you know with this set of antipodean questions.

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Close enough – a quick quiz Quiz

by David, 27 March 2019 | 0 comments

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How close is close enough? Try this batch of questions and see how close you can get to full marks!

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Fuel the fire – a quick quiz Quiz

by David, 13 March 2019 | 0 comments

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We’ve got some burning questions to keep your curiosity going. Let’s see how you go! If you’re after more fun science for kids, subscribe to Double Helix magazine!  

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Endangered – a quick quiz Quiz

by David, 27 February 2019 | 0 comments

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In this quiz we’re looking at animals and plants we’re in danger of losing, and how to protect them. Test your knowledge about endangered species!   Find the answers to many of these questions in Issue 30 of Double Helix magazine. Purchase a copy from the CSIRO Publishing website.  

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