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Here’s where Friday’s student climate strikes are going down

This Friday thousands of Australian school kids are expected to ditch class to protest global inaction on climate change. Global warming is arguably one...

These primary school girls and their amazing app ideas are seriously...

From saving seals to tackling loneliness, a wide array of clever solutions to big problems were presented at the Search for the Next Tech Girl Superhero NSW showcase in Sydney.

7 Benefits of Inspiring STEM Education in Young Girls

As automation transforms the global workforce, workers with skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) will be in high demand in the labor...

We have to ask: R U OK?

September 12 is R U OK? Day, and we’re checking in. We usually hit you with stories about inspiring STEM careers and study pathways,...

We hunted down the best STEMinist merch on the Internet

With women representing just 16% of Australian STEM employees, we’re all about busting stereotypes and inspiring the next generation of young girls to look...

Quiz: does your resume make a good first impression?

Tell us how you’ve gone about writing your resume and and we’ll give you an honest reference. Keen for more resume-writing tips? Head here for...

APR.Intern STEMfest pledges to get female talent on board – that...

Among the top 50 CEOs in Australia, only 3 are women and female participation in the STEM workforce remains as low as 20%. But...

Study reveals how Doctor Who shapes public attitudes to science

The first peer-reviewed survey of Doctor Who fans' attitudes to science reveals it was literally life-changing TV for some.

Should STEM matter to your daughter, and to you?

Funded by the Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, the Girls in STEM Toolkit (aka The GiST) is a new website that features pages of inspiring and informative content aimed at students, teachers and families.

Ctrl. Alt. Compete: meet the humans of hackathons

If you’re big-time into STEM, chances are you’ve heard – or competed in – a hackathon. The sprint-like events allow those with killer science,...

Expert hackers attack model city in Cyber War Games

Cybersecurity experts from 14 government departments and private sector organisations have been battling it out this week in the third annual Cyber War Games.