Crystal-A-Con is coming in One Month!

The countdown is now on. There is only 30 days until Crystal-A-Con comes to The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and we are so excited to see you all!

Book your tickets now!

The sessions available to book are:

Friday 25 August PM: 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Saturday 26 August: 8:30am – 12:30pm

*Note, school students are not required to stay the whole Friday PM session.

🌟 Book Tickets Here 🌟

Find out all the details on our new Crystal-A-Con webpage here.  

Let us teach you about Monoclinic

Emily and her friends from the Protein Data Bank will be at Crystal-A-Con to teach you how to build your own biomolecule with origami! Watch the video below to learn more.

Making Crystallography Crystal Clear

Some more local scientists explain to us how they use crystallography.

Watch part 3 of our 3 part video here.

Tweets of the Week


I made myself a jumper out of hexagons because hexagons are bestagons. :D



@ACAxtal #ACAmtg2022 Day 4


#BraggYourPattern #aca2022mtg


I know you shouldn't cross the (outreach) streams, but I couldn't resist...

A #BraggYourPattern of #elementsets samples!


I hear you like diffraction patterns here. 

A nice demonstration of the lunes that result from rotating the crystal and the interaction with the Ewald Sphere (see below). 


Share in the Pattern Fun By

Posting a pattern on socials and tag #BraggYourPattern

Following us on Twitter and Instagram @EverydayCrystallography

Forwarding this newsletter to friends and colleagues who may be

interested in patterns, crystals, STEM initiatives, classroom activities.

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