Star Wars Down Under

by alphamonkey on December 27, 2008 · 0 comments

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star-wars-austrailaI’ve always fancied a trip to Australia (even if the recent film of the same name made Crocodile Dundee 2 look Oscar worthy), and now, as ComputerWorld tells us, there’s one more reason to go.

“During the next four months Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum is playing host to one of the largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia combined with real-life examples of how such technology is being applied for business and social advancement.”

“The museum’s computing and mathematics curator Matthew Connell helped develop the exhibition and, while not a self-confessed Star Wars aficionado, is very interested in comparing the science fiction to today’s science fact.”

The exhibit includes the Millenium Falcon, Podracers, droids, bionics, and, of course, lightsabers.

You can read the full article here.

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