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Maths Craft Festival

Make a Möbius strip, crochet a hyperbolic plane, build a fractal sculpture, fold an origami octahedron, and listen to talks about the connections between maths and crafts.

Event details

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  • Auckland
  • Activity
  • Festival

Date and time

Sat 9 - Sun 10 September, 10am - 5pm

Who for

Everyone

Everyone Can Science (Christchurch)

Long-dead scientist Ernest Rutherford claws his way off the hundred-dollar note to give his first lecture in more than 70 years. Bursting with enthusiasm, charm and wit, Ernest will take you on a verbal walking tour through his adventurous life.

Event details

Rutherford
  • Canterbury
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Thurs 14 - Sat 16 September

Who for

12+

Geometry

Artists from almost every culture create art that is based upon geometric shapes. Everything in nature has a mathematical shape, so the very nature of drawing from nature is an attempt at recreating geometric shapes. This exhibition explores this concept.

Event details

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  • Waikato
  • Exhibition

Date and time

Sat 23 September – Sun 14 January 2018

Who for

Everyone