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Neutrino and Their Properties
Organised by the 17th Asian Physics Olympiad, in association with Hong Kong Science Museum

Speaker: Prof. Kam-Biu Luk (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Date: 06-05-2016 (Fri)
Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese

Please refer to the Chinese synopsis for details.
Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S4-S6 Physics Elective Part "Astronomy and Space Science" and "Atomic World"



HK SciFest 2016 Lecture Series

Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences: The Springhead of Scientific Research and Innovation (16F083)
Organised by School of Life Sciences & New Asia College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, in association with
Hong Kong Science Museum

Scientists pursue scientific research for life. Where are their motivations coming from? Scientific research pursues
new ideas, novel approaches, and breakthroughs. Where is the springhead of innovation? Can innovation be
self-enhanced, nurtured or trained?

Speaker: Prof. Samuel S.M. Sun (Emeritus Professor in Biology & Founding Master of S.H. Ho College,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering)
Date: 16-04-2016 (Sat)
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese


Enquiries: 3943 6739 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "Introducing Science", S4-S6 Biology "Scientific Investigations"


Botanist's Shopping in Street Markets and Drugstores (16T028)
Organised by Shiu-Ying Hu Herbarium, School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, in association
with Hong Kong Science Museum

Food and medicine are the necessities for human lives. In modern society, a rational and smart consumer should
be able to select the suitable and high-quality products for consumption and medicinal uses. From a botanist's
point of view, a lot of parameters we could use for differentiating the quality of our daily necessities. A wise
selection not only finds the best products, but also helps in resource sustainability and environmental protection.

Speaker: Dr. David Lau (Curator, Shiu-Ying Hu Herbarium, School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Date: 16-04-2016 (Sat)
Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese


Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "A Healthy Body" and S4-S6 Biology Compulsory Part "Organisms and Environment"


Research and Conservation of Chinese White Dolphins in Hong Kong (16T029)
Organised by Hong Kong Dolphin Conservation Society, in association with Hong Kong Science Museum

The Chinese White Dolphins have been extensively being studied in Hong Kong since 1990s. The long-term monitoring
programme has provided critical information on the population biology of local dolphins and reveals the threats caused
by the ever-increasing coastal developments in waters around Lantau Island. The speaker shares the latest research
findings, and promotes the participants' understanding on the crisis faced by the local dolphins and the challenges
of their conservation.

Speaker: Dr. Samuel Hung (Chairman, Hong Kong Dolphin Conservation Society)
Date: 16-04-2016 (Sat)
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese


Enquiries: 2866 2652 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "Looking at Living Things" and S4-S6 Biology Compulsory Part "Organisms and Environment" and Elective Part "Applied Ecology"


Biodiversity - Earth Rangers (16T032)
Organised by Ocean Park Hong Kong, in association with Hong Kong Science Museum

The Earth is the nursery for different creatures. These creatures have unique body features to adapt to their living environment.
In fact, they have an irreplaceable relationship with our sustainable development. You are invited to join the journey to discover
these interesting and mysterious stories with the educator.

Speaker: Ocean Park Educator
Date: 24-04-2016 (Sun)
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese


Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "Looking at Living Things" and S4-S6 Biology Compulsory Part "Organisms and Environment" and Elective Part "Applied Ecology"


Butterfly Effect @ Hong Kong (16T033)
Organised by Fung Yuen Butterfly Reserve, Environmental Association, in association with Hong Kong Science Museum

Building a haven for butterflies, people and the community.
Network building between Hong Kong, Japan and Taiwan in the form of butterfly conservation in the region.

Speaker: Dr. Yau Wing Kwong, JP (Chairman, Environmental Association Ltd.)
Date: 24-04-2016 (Sun)
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: Cantonese


Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis
Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "Looking at Living Things" and S4-S6 Biology Compulsory Part "Organisms and Environment" and Elective Part "Applied Ecology"

 

 

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