Saturday, February 16, 2019
computer programming

Computer science and computer programming; one in the same?

Confused about the difference between computer science and computer programming? It's a fine line. Learn about the different career paths you can take!
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The Autonobus; driverless cars drive mobility

La Trobe University is trialling the 'Autonobus', the driverless bus delivering students around campus that has huge potential for increasing accessibility. Find out how you can take a ride!
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FrogID: Citizen science saves frogs

FrogID is the app that uses citizen science and user participation to map Australia's frog habitats. Help save the frogs by downloading the app today!
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Makes me appy: apps for social good

Addicted to feeling good? Turn photos into food for the hungry or sponsor a charity with your workout. We've rounded up the best social good apps available.
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CoderDojo First Nations is closing the gap with coding

CoderDojo and Barayamal have joined forces to bring you CoderDojo First Nations, the coding program that is closing the gap for Indigenous kids.
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How wearables work

Ever wondered just how wearables operate? We take a look at the overlooked and under-appreciated science of wearable technology.
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Techfugees: Tech solves issues for asylum seekers

Who's the best person to help you fix a problem? The person it most affects is a good start. Techfugees brings tech whizzes and asylum seekers together to solve refugee issues.
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Tech’s young entrepreneurs top the 2017 rich list

Young entrepreneurs in tech feature heavily in this year's Young Rich List. If you're wondering where the possibilities lie for careers with code, look no further than these icons of inspiration.

Find your future

Students competing in the Maker Games build an app to help people transition between careers.
social media addiction

Do we have a social media addiction?

Are Instagram and Facebook giving us social media addiction? We've waded through a cocktail of dopamine and 'FoMO' to find out the science behind what social media does to our brains.
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Build it yourself

If you're considering engineering, get stuck into these engineering projects to get you started. Journey to Mars, learn to code or study cyber safety!
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Robots in disguise: competing to create a self driving car

Engineering student Michael Pearson is on a team transforming family vehicles into a self driving car.

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.