Monday, November 18, 2019

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.

Enter the Halloween giveaway!

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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.

Enter the UNSW Bragg Student Science Writing Prize

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Win big with littleBits and build your own droid!

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Win a book prize pack with our Facebook group!

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Best Australian science writing revealed in 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize and Book Launch night

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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.

10 cool animal jobs you could get with an animal science degree

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Dream of a job working with animals? Here are 10 cool jobs you could get with an animal science degree - and just one of them is a vet!

Inspiring the next generation of scientists is harder in the face of official science denial

The government says it’s committed to STEM education, but how can we inspire the next generation when they see our current scientists being ignored and worse?