Monday, July 22, 2019
Before Google you had to ask a Librarian at New York Public Library | Image shows cow with the question, "Has a cow upper teeth?"

Before Google, librarians had the answers to everything

Before Google, you had to ask a librarian to find the information you were looking for... no matter how weird it was. We look back at some of the strangest queries that the New York Public Library's librarians had to answer, and they're kind of hilarious.
Tweets about the scientific names of animals overlaid on a picture of a chinchilla.

Someone really messed up these scientific names of animals

The scientific names of animals should sound scientific... right? Instead, the western lowland gorilla is scientifically known as 'gorilla gorilla gorilla'. Yes, really.

Have your say on STEM education

The annual Australian STEM report aims to measure progress, challenges and opportunities available country wide in STEM education. If you're a teacher, student or parent, answer this quick survey to have your say on the state of STEM education.

Win a creative internship with Samsung’s “This is a STEM job” competition

Samsung is currently running the This is a STEM job competition to win one of three once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to intern with three mentors.
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.

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The bloodcurdling true science behind these 3 sci-fi monsters

Spooky Halloween monsters are all make believe, right? Many villainous creatures of our favourite science-fiction stories actually have their origins in skin-crawling scientific discoveries!

13 weird and scary animals to haunt your dreams

In the spirit of Halloween, here are 13 spooky, strange or just disgusting creatures. Some of these scary animals have even inspired some bizarre scientific studies.

The 10 strangest, spookiest and scariest science studies

In honour of Halloween, we’ve dug up some spooky science studies which scientists have carried out to try and explain our reactions to fear and the occult.
Three women watching a scary movie eating popcorn. List of Halloween movies on netflix

The 5 best Netflix specials to binge this Halloween

We searched for the best Halloween shows on Netflix, and found some killer viewing. Whether you're looking to bake your way through this sweet and scary holiday, or scare yourself silly, there's something for everyone on this list.

5 ways to make friends with artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is coming along leaps and bounds from the boring chatbots of yesteryear. Now, AI can face off in a rap battle, challenge you to a dance-off or jam along with you as you play piano!
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11 science podcasts that entertain and inspire

Bored online? Check out these entertaining science podcasts, YouTube series and TED talks  - they’re just the right amount of science and fun.

Women in STEM earn 16% less than men: closing the gender pay gap

gender pay gap
The gender pay gap is wider in STEM than the rest of the workforce, according to new survey results: experts describe what needs to happen to close the gap.

CV-pedia: the A-Z of getting a job

JobHunt
From writing a killer resume, to acing interviews and hunting down references, landing a job can be...

Inspiring space careers that don’t involve leaving Earth

Space careers
With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing coming up, we are more stoked on...