Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Closing the Gap with tech

Aboriginal Australians face unique challenges with technology and culture. These four apps were created for closing the gap between education and technology, or preserve the rich cultural history that has largely been lost due to invasion.

What is cyber security and cyber crime?

So, what is cyber security and cyber crime? Cyber crime is an underworld of billion-dollar hacks and data breaches. The good news? Cyber security jobs are plentiful!
Team HappyNess tech girls are superheroes

Sydney tech girls win big at innovation awards

Sydney girls, Team HappyNess win big at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) iAwards this month. See the girls' app, which aims to boost youth positivity, confidence and happiness.
What is artificial intelligence? What is AI?

What is the big deal with artificial intelligence?

So, what is artificial intelligence? It's developing better medical diagnoses, saving the dugongs from extinction and bettering our world in every industry. Get acquainted with 'what is AI?' with this handy guide!
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How to code for a better world with Future Crunch!

Did you know that rockets were thrown out after a single journey... until coders stepped in? This is the story of how to code for a better world, and how better space travel was created with, yep, you guessed it: code.
aerospace engineering jobs

How to land the Aerospace career of your childhood dreams

If your childhood astro-obsession is not just a fleeting infatuation, aerospace engineering jobs might be your calling. Here’s how you can break into space and aerospace engineering careers, whether that’s at university, in your spare time, or with your feet planted firmly on the ground!

Meet the new generation of high school space scientists

School students are taking over the International Space Station to do a new kind of space science.
CareerTrackers Aboriginal Education program Internship

From uni students to community trailblazers: CareerTrackers internship program

Internship and Aboriginal education program, CareerTrackers has an 89% success rate for their students graduating university. See how CareerTrackers provides the industry experience and extensive support network to give you a kickstart to your career.
Young Entrepreneurship Programs in STEM

Young entrepreneurship programs in STEM

When you're young, it can be hard to get people to take you seriously. But what if you have a world-changing, super stellar idea that needs to come to life? Follow in the footsteps of some young entrepreneurs before you and get involved in these young entrepreneurship programs in STEM.

The National Youth Science Forum: Helping to plan a future in STEM

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) is designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career choices available in STEM. For 35 years, the NYSF has had over 11,500 students participate in the program.
The WISE Campaign women in stem at the Girls in STEM day

The WISE campaign: Women in STEM at Murdoch University

Women in science and engineering are often hard to find. Murdoch University's WISE Campaign Women in STEM day saw prominent women in science encouraging girls in STEM to become future female scientists and female engineers. Year 9 student Kamilla Pal reports on her experience with the WISE Campaign Women in STEM.
job stealing robots

Maybe job-stealing robots aren’t that bad? Five benefits of job automation

Job-ready robots are here to steal our jobs, armed with endless energy and a flawless work ethic - but what if we told you it might not be a bad thing? Here's five reasons why job automation is nothing to fear!

How Atlassian employees are working together, apart

We chatted to three engineers working at Sydney-based software company Atlassian about the ins and outs of socially distanced teamwork.

Best of National Science Week: Scientists take over Twitch

Best of National Science Week
Want the best of National Science Week? Join a design challenge or join a marathon game stream as scientists take over Twitch.

New engineering magazine out now!

In the latest edition of Careers with STEM we explain what engineering is all about and showcase a diverse mix of real-life engineers.