Sunday, January 19, 2020
Scientists search ancient rocks for traces of life in the remote Pilbara region of Western Australia

Scientists are training for Mars 2020 in the Aussie outback

Scientists from NASA and the ESA have joined UNSW astrobiologists in the remote Aussie outback in preparation for Mars 2020 missions.

QUIZ: What’s your perfect space career?

Are you an aspiring astrophysicist or a wannabe space flight controller? Take our quiz to find out the best space career for you!
UNSW Bragg

Best Australian science writing revealed in 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize and Book Launch night

The winners of the 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize, including our student winner Arwyn Stone, celebrated their achievements and discussed the most exciting Australian science stories of the year, which explored the dark side of tech, sex education revelations, animal welfare and much more.
day in the life

A day in the life of a STEM career

If you're considering a career in STEM, but want to find out more about the highlights and challenges of daily work, read on.
National Invention Convention

5 ways registering for the National Questacon Invention Convention will kickstart your career as...

With registrations open now for next year, here are five reasons why applying for the National Questacon Invention Convention could score you some invaluable career cred.
highest paying science jobs

These are the highest paying science jobs right now

Money isn’t everything, but there’s no harm in finding out more about the highest paying science jobs across six industries right now.
Top CEO report science degree

Want to become a top CEO? Study science

More than 1 in 5 of Australia's top CEOs studied science at uni, according to a new report.
Health scientist tech futuristic

5 life-saving health science careers you should consider

Health scientists work behind-the-scenes in the medical world, on everything from making sure equipment is working safely to carrying out in-lab testing and medical exams.
Careers with STEM events

Empowering rangitahi into a STEM future

Students with Careers with STEM mags at Wired for Wonder with founder Karen Taylor-Brown and staff Gemma Conroy, Sydney, October 2019. Lucas Jarvis from...
master of cyber security

Master of Cyber Security

Nikolai Hampton formalised 25 years in the IT sector to become a cybersecurity expert.
InventionConvention

Everything you need to know about the National Questacon Invention Convention, according to two...

We chat to two past-participants of the National Questacon Invention Convention about their experience attending the five-day event in Canberra.

Last week to enter the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing!

Calling all aspiring science writers in years 7-10! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2019 is now open for entries.

Virtual reality is revolutionising remote mental health care

VR careers
Virtual reality (VR) may pave the way for myriad new opportunities.

Fighting antibiotic resistance is a full time STEM job

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The war against antibiotic resistance requires some serious revision, says Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2009) laureate Ada Yonath.

5 STEM social media careers you’ll want to share

These jobs will actually pay you to be on social media all day!