Monday, October 25, 2021
sustainable engineering

How sustainable engineering will secure a better world for longer

Sustainable engineering is all about supporting environmental balance and human life. Check out how engineers can kick these sustainability goals.

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

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.
pilots aircraft automation technology

Does automation really make us safer?

"Errare humanem est": Winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing by William Flintoft of Melbourne Grammar School

Driverless cars: are we there yet?

Phoebe Adams of Presbyterian Ladies College was inspired by a family tragedy to explore driverless car technology in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing

Winners of the 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize announced

Are fertility tracking apps backed by science? Does automation really make us safer? Are we ready for driverless cars? Find out in these prize winning student essays
ProjectRobot

Students build recycling robot to wage war on waste

This month, students at Grace Lutheran College in Queensland will build a robot that encourages recycling

Study reveals climate change is the most pressing issue for girls and women

Australian girls and young women are passionate about leading the way to solve huge global problems.
technology in schools

School of Code

Technology in schools is changing the way we learn and teach – and opening up computer science career opportunities in education.
South Sudan refugee child

Waterproof shoes for refugee kids? This is how you make students care about STEM

In a three-year project, students were taught STEM skills by designing solutions for real-world problems. An evaluation of the project found most students were stimulated and engaged.
Careers with STEM survey

STEM survey: Have your say!

The survey is aimed at educators, parents and any STEM-interested people. This is your chance to make your voice heard on issues related to STEM education and STEM careers.
Fire devastation

Data science could help California battle future wildfires, but what about ours?

Today, researchers are finding transformative new ways to use data and computational methods.
VR careers

Virtual reality is revolutionising remote mental health care

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

CLOSING SOON: Young Scientist of the Year Video Comp

Video Competition
It's time to make those final edits because the University of Adelaide Young Scientist of the Year...

Women in STEM: Spotlight on Akansha Kapoor

Women in STEM - Akansha Kapoor
Be inspired by the study and career path of Akansha Kapoor, who works in experience-led digital transformation at PwC and was the Chief Operating Officer of Robogals Global!

Crack the code to an awesome tech career! Live webinar recording

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Hear from three real-life STEM professionals sharing their insider tips and tricks on how to build your dream job in an area you're passionate about.