20 November, 2017
Followers of this site will be well aware that Australian Skeptics are proud long-term sponsors of the Science Teachers Association of Victoria’s annual Science Talent Search.
Here are the statistics for 2017:
2017 was the 66th year of the STS.
3,369 Victorian students entered; the largest level of participation for several years.
704 Cash bursaries were awarded.
There were 42 sponsors, ranging from multinational companies to private individuals.
The Australian Skeptics were a major sponsor: 90 students received bursaries funded by the Australian Skeptics.
Science Talent Search: Bursary Winners sponsored by The Australian Skeptics
We congratulate Janice Teng and her team of volunteers for a great event. If you are interested in STS and would like to know more, go to http://www.sciencevictoria.com.au/sts/
31 October, 2017
November’s puzzles include:
– seven new Picture Puzzles
– twenty “Mixed Bag“ trivia / general knowledge questions
– a Skeptical Crossword about General Skeptical Issues
– set 64 of our Logic & Maths Puzzles.
For the first time, the Mixed Bag Questions, the Crossword and the Logic & Maths Puzzles are all supplied as .pdf files for easy access
All monthly puzzles are accessible from the Puzzles Page.
31 August, 2017
This months batch of puzzles includes:
- Seven new Picture Puzzles and twenty “Mixed Bag” questions at the top of the Puzzles Page
30 June, 2017
There’s a General Skeptical Issues Crossword Puzzle this month, or
a new set of Logic & Maths Problems or [pdf version]
Picture Puzzles and “Mixed Bag” questions are as usual at the top of the Puzzles Page
30 April, 2017
Our Crossword this month is mainly about Conspiracy Theories.
May 2017 Skeptical Crossword Puzzle (HTML format)
81 May 2017 Crossword Conspiracy Theories (.pdf format).
There are ten new May 2017 Logic & Maths Problems (HTML format)
58 Logic and Maths Puzzles May 2017 for pdf (.pdf format);
with new Picture Puzzles and “Mixed Bag” questions at the top of the Puzzles Page