Worldwide there are more than 170 confirmed terrestrial impact craters whichi are the explosive results of asteroid and meteorite collisions with the Earth.
Focussing on the spectacular Tswaing Meteorite Crater in South Africa, discover the origins and occurrences of impact craters and explore why they are more than just holes in the ground.
Held at lunchtime on the second Tuesday of each month, the Museum of Tropical Queensland’s Discover More Talk lecture series showcases the work of experts from North Queensland and beyond. With a wide variety of subjects, there’s something to catch everyone’s interest.
When: 10 September, 12pm-1pm.
Where: Level 1 theatre, Museum of Tropical Queensland, Townsville.
For more information on this and other upcoming events at MTQ, visit http://www.mtq.qm.qld.gov.au/Events+and+Exhibitions/Events/2013/09/Discover+More+Talk