Queenstown Memorial Centre. 7:30 p.m. Free. Please register through QuestionIt@catalystnz.org Dr Larry Young addresses how “the love hormone” oxytocin works. Are there any sure-fire ways of stimulating the oxytocin system better? Dr Young will discuss the parallels between love and addiction and the possibilities of using oxytocin to treat psychiatric disorders. Then Associate Professor Michele Glass discusses the […]
Queenstown Memorial Centre, 12 – 1 p.m. Free. Please register through QuestionIt@catalystnz.org Science communicator, podcaster and blogger Dr Siouxsie Wiles, an expert in antibiotic-resistant superbugs, leads this discussion. Hear about the growing global problem of these deadly bugs and how to maximise your chances against them.
Queenstown Memorial Centre, 5:15- 6:15 p.m. Free. Please register through QuestionIt@catalystnz.org TED talker and biomedical animator Drew Berry takes us on a stunning submarine tour through the cells of the body and Dr Siouxsie Wiles illuminates bioluminescence, plus much more. Inspirational science displays that will help even mum and dad understand complex scientific issues.