Sunday, August 9, 2020
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5 STEM activities you can do at home now

Suddenly home schooling? Why not use this weird time to teach yourself some awesome new skills, kick some study or career goals… and maybe even win prizes?
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I walked 1200km in the outback to track huge lizards. Here’s why

There are 60,000 abandoned mines in Australia. How do we restore them so that animals return? A researcher's epic fieldwork project could help us find out
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Fresh skills people: tech jobs at WooliesX

Meet three women working in cool tech roles at WooliesX – the young, digital-savvy face of one of Australia's oldest retail businesses

5 STEM social media careers you’ll want to share

These jobs will actually pay you to be on social media all day!
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5 life-saving medical 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.
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Want to try creative coding? Start here

New art forms are being developed through the medium of code daily, and the creative coding world is moving so rapidly that tech writers are struggling to document it all.
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Empowering rangitahi into a STEM future

Meet Google software engineers, TePapa digital specialists and Careers with STEM role models, plus the Victoria University of Wellington mentors.
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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.
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10 cool animal jobs you could get with an animal science degree

Dream of a job working with animals? Here are 10 cool jobs you could get with an animal science degree - and just one of them is a vet!
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This Aussie tech start up is telling STEM stories and we’re all for it

Aussie tech start-up Faethm has launched the first of what it says will be a series of mini-documentaries telling the stories of people working...
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Sydney students cloning magic mushrooms for synthetic biology comp

A USyd team are cloning components of magic mushrooms for the iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) synthetic biology competition.
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Opinion: Let’s channel young climate strikers’ passions into STEM careers

Let's leverage the climate striking students' passion and commitment into STEM careers that will help combat global warming

Mining 2.0: Inside the tech of tomorrow’s mines

Tomorrow’s miners won’t be swinging pickaxes in 46 degrees Celsius, they’ll be combining digital tech, maths, science and data skills in cool, NASA-style control rooms.

5 tips to help you ace your written STEM assignments

There's no mystery about how to improve your grades. The same steps apply to all assignments to ensure the work you produce is as good as it can be.

The clever country: how engineers are designing smarter cities

Thanks to engineers, the cities of the future will be smarter, safer and more sustainable.