Tuesday, December 10, 2019
D61+LIVE

“Would you trust a robot?” and more from the D61+ LIVE event

Robotic spiders, unpacking DNA with virtual reality and “CyberIQ: the board game”: it was all happening at D61+ LIVE. From 2-3 October 2019, Sydney’s...
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Bored? These are our 5 most popular quizzes of all time

Looking for something fun to fill the hours these school holidays? These personality quizzes are our most popular of all time!
Cosplay fans Doctor Who

Study reveals how Doctor Who shapes public attitudes to science

The first peer-reviewed survey of Doctor Who fans' attitudes to science reveals it was literally life-changing TV for some.

Last week to enter the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing!

Calling all aspiring science writers in years 7-10! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2019 is now open for entries.
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Infographic: What would Willy Wonka’s factory cost today?

The infographic covers everything from Oompa Loompa salaries to the cost of edible wallpaper and powering it all with renewable energy.

An astronomy expert explains how The Bachelor’s research will help us discover new planets

What did Matt do, before he became a TV star? And who, or what, is TESS?

Engineering magazine and poster giveaway!

Enter for the chance to win 5 copies of Careers with STEM: Engineering 2019 plus our engineering poster pack. Total prize value $40.
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6 cool ways the world is celebrating the 50th Moon landing anniversary

From cookies to coins, here are some cool ways to celebrate 50 years since humans first set foot on the Moon, on 20 July 1969.

Emoji aren’t ruining language: they’re a natural substitute for gesture

Instead of worrying that emoji is replacing competent language use, we can celebrate that emoji are creating a richer form of online communication that returns the features of gesture to language.
Hopper Down Under Giveaway

Win a ticket to Hopper Down Under!

Calling all women in tech - we have a full delegate pass to give away worth $900.

QUIZ: What’s your perfect space career?

Are you an aspiring astrophysicist or a wannabe space flight controller? Take our quiz to find out the best space career for you!

5 weird and wonderful STEM careers you’ve never heard of

The range of jobs that use science, tech, engineering and maths skills are growing and changing all the time – and could lead you to some pretty odd and unexpected career outcomes

Keen to save our insects? Here’s how to help scientists this summer

The flower fly
With the Aussie insect population declining fast, scientists are calling out for our help this summer.

STEM + wellness: 8 health apps you could work for one day

Health apps
What jobs are there in health for computer science grads? Open your phone and start with your apps.

Career advice from the coolest women in tech

Google Photos Sydney Careers with STEM women in stem
Are you a woman thinking about getting into computer science (CS)? We hit up the female staff behind Google Photos for a major pathway pep talk.