Dr Graham's Blow-up science
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Can you really launch marshmallows out of a vacuum cleaner, make rockets from common household items, or launch teddy bears using liquid nitrogen? Prepare yourself for some seriously mind-bending science, as Dr Graham explodes his way through the chemistry and physics of things that go bubble, boom, bang. With loads of audience involvement, laughs, exciting experiments, brain-rattling explosions, and learning, this action-packed show is a celebration of the fun in science!
Dr Graham Walker has a BSc and a graduate diploma in Science Communication from the Australian National University and is one of only two people in the world with a PhD in Science Show Performance.
He has worked and consulted for the Australian Science Festival, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Questacon and Shell Questacon Science Circus, and tours the globe performing with his social enterprise Science Show-Offs.
Graham has been performing science shows for more than 15 years, and his unique brand of high-energy delivery and amazing science regularly thrills audiences around the world.
This science show is part of Science Circus Africa, which aims to bring science and technology to life for learners, educators and the general public in Botswana, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, South Africa and Zambia using everyday materials, and builds capacity in schools and science centres through training, providing equipment, and building networks.
Science Circus Africa and this science show is sponsored by the Australian Government through the Australian High Commission in South Africa.