Sunday, May 31, 2020
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Six ways to add STEM careers to your classroom

Careers in STEM are on the rise – but how do you add AI (artificial intelligence) to algebra, cyber security to coding and engineering...

Infographic: the future of the bionic body

From brain back-ups to 3D printed organs.
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Climate and moon landing conspiracy theories debunked

We're revisiting popular science and moon landing conspiracy theories to find out what they can tell us about scientific evidence and critical thinking.
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Taronga to focus on conservation and science at this year’s Vivid Sydney festival

Vivid Sydney and Taronga Zoo will be shining a light on the wonders of wildlife and endangered animals with Lights for the Wild.
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5 careers in mathematics that might surprise you

Not only mathematicians use maths! A number of surprising careers in mathematics benefit from having senior high school and uni level maths skills.
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Report finds millennials the most ‘curious’ generation – and why curiosity is good for...

Pharmaceutical giant Merck has measured curiosity in its 3000 employees with intriguing results - find out why millenials scored the highest.
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Maths on holidays? Mathematical skills are everywhere

Maths is all around – wherever you go! Mathematical skills are involved in every step of your holiday, from booking the trip to exploring with maps. 

Six ways robots are used today that you probably didn’t know about

From robotic rectums to rice sorting machines - the so-called robot revolution is already here, it's just that most people don't notice.
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Don’t think maths is fun? These mathematicians share their love of numbers

Four mathematicians - TV presenters, professors, authors and YouTube stars - share their love of numbers and explain why maths is fun!

Out now! Careers with STEM: Maths 2019

Discover why maths is essential for the careers of the future!
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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.

Scientists think we’re almost certainly going to discover alien life, and possibly soon

"A discovery, if it came, could turn the world of biology upside down."

Farming 2.0: Scientists are using space technologies to manage cattle

More than 1000 wild buffalo and unmanaged cattle roaming Northern Australia will be tagged and tracked as part of the world’s largest satellite herd-tracking program.

What is data science? We asked a real-life data scientist!

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Data is all around us, and being generated every minute of every day. The question is, what...

Government to overhaul VET sector

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The Australian Government has announced plan to overhaul the VET sector in order to help reboot the economy post COVID-19