Monday, May 23, 2022

Match fashion + maths for an innovative tech career

If you think fashion design and STEM couldn’t be more different, think again. Dr Mark Liu is innovating clothing patterns with computer aided design, meaning less waste and a better fit.
maths and architecture

Maths and architecture: Buildings you can count on

Geometry at human scale – that’s another way to describe building design,and it’s why combining maths and architecture is a must for aspiring architects.
Educational YouTube channels

Get your STEM fix with these funny and informative YouTube channels

Keen to learn something new or to explore a mind-boggling scientific theory without the monotonous textbooks? Try these educational YouTube channels for a refreshing take on all things STEM.
CGI careers

Creative coders: CGI careers for movies, games & more

With CGI careers, computer science meets design, invention and expression. Find out how you can join these creative coders making movies, music and games.
Creating music for medication app AtOne

Meditation app to de-stress workers via VR, sound and smell

Curiosity rover celebrated 3000 days on Mars and we check out all the amazing things it's been up to, plus look at cool space careers.

This is why “finding” your passion is a bad idea

How can that possibly be?! Well, new research suggests that "finding your passion" leads to tunnel vision when it comes to your interests. One simple mantra can change all that. We show you how to develop your passions for a happier you!
movie robot quiz

Which movie robot are you?

Robots come in all shapes and sizes, from the humanoid types to beeping bots. We've rounded up a shortlist of MVP movie robot characters most like us.
World Science Festival

Science meets art during a free five-day festival

A musician and scientist are teaming up this Brisbane’s World Science Festival
design thinking process

Biodegradable plastics from coffee & health apps: STEM meets the design thinking process

From coffee cups made from biowaste and human-centric healthcare, it's all part of the design thinking process for these STEM innovators. Check out the magic that happens when STEM meets design.
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.
creative maths

Creative maths

Don’t yawn your way through maths class. This cool subject is making big moves in the creative world. Get amongst it!

Want a life changing summer break? Build your ideas at the Questacon Invention Convention!

The National Questacon Invention Convention is an all-expenses paid, five-day workshop in Canberra for budding young inventors and innovators!

Inside the program helping refugee kids excel at STEM

STEM scholarships
The Public Education Foundation (PEF) has set young refugees like Evana Jibraeel up to be the first in their families to head to uni 

Take two: tech career case studies

Study tech
We chat to both a recent grad and soon-to-be grad from Monash University’s Faculty of IT about their study and career paths

Kickstart your career in economics… now!

Career in economics
Ready to take the next step? And the one after that? Start building your career in economics today!