Sunday, February 17, 2019

Big data meets biology

Bioinformatics is research that uses information technology to better understand human biology. University of Queensland PhD student Alex Essebier is studying "her perfect fit"; a dual degree in science and IT.
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UTS Bachelor of Technology and Innovation

Thinking of studying a Bachelor of Technology and Innovation? It's one of the brand new UTS courses. Lachlan Gregory took the plunge in studying this new degree, and gives us a look at exactly what's on offer. It's about innovating old ideas, and preparing for the jobs of tomorrow.
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Global Game Jam: Compete to create a game in 48 hours!

Ever wanted to test your skills in game development, coding, design or creativity? This year’s Global Game Jam in being held at the University of Wollongong from the 26th to 28th of January, and you’re invited to take part!

Keeping the baddies at bay

Cyber security spans so much more than our laptop bugs, it's vital to public infrastructure. See what a career and cyber security salary could look like.
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Upwardly mobile

If you need to know exactly where computer science fits in with new technology, you've come to the right place. From bluetooth to GPS, it's all CS.
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Big data leads to big careers

Data science is slated as the hottest job of this century. Get skills you need for tomorrow's jobs today with a MicroMasters of Data Science, Adelaide.
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Virtual reality lab simulation becomes a classroom reality

Laboratory simulation tools from Labster are shaking up science lectures at Taylors College Perth, explains Diploma of Science teacher Harmony Clayton.
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Your own personal AI

11 of the latest AI developments for personal use: helpful, caring, fun or just plain random.
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Careers with Code In Person: Tamina Pitt, Software Engineering Intern

Software engineering intern at Google Tamina Pitt shares her favourites and three things that have helped her out, plus what's next for her career.
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The Hour of Code is upon us!

Learning to code opens many doors to all different careers. The Hour of Code is a time to play games and learn code with your class, school or community.
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Careers with Code In Person: Shanika Kuruppu, Software Engineer

Shanika Kuruppu, software engineer at Google, shares her favourite things, career tips that have helped her out and what's coming up on her horizon!
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Your tech job guide

There are plenty of awesome jobs that don't require coding all day. Some hardly require any at all! Check out these 9 amazing careers in tech.

Goodnight, sweet bot: NASA’s Opportunity Rover ends its Mars mission

After a 15 year mission to Mars that was expected to last only 90 days, NASA says goodbye to its longest serving Opportunity rover. We take a look back at some of Oppy's greatest achievements.

Australian schools could be doing a way better job of saving energy

A new survey has found Australian schools are failing to aequately track their energy usage and they represent an untapped opportunity for reducing our carbon footprint.

VIDEO: Why we need more entomologists

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41% of insect species are in decline. Of that, one third are going extinct. These scary new figures show us why we need to have more entomologists.