Saturday, February 16, 2019
What's your STEM + X?

What’s your STEM + X?

STEM + X is how you create your dream career. Take a STEM discipline, and mix in your X (your passion or hobby) and you've got a one of a kind career! Take our quiz and we'll make finding your STEM + X super easy!
studying STEM

These are the degrees 82 percent of employers want you to study

Seventy five percent of future careers are going to require STEM skills, and employers are expecting to need half of their workers to be skilled in STEM. Here's what you need to know about getting equipped for the future of work.

Why computational thinking is vital to your career skill-set

Learning to code will equip you for a future where digital technologies will drive nearly every aspect of daily life.

This is why “finding” your passion is a bad idea

How can that possibly be?! Well, new research suggests that "finding your passion" leads to tunnel vision when it comes to your interests. One simple mantra can change all that. We show you how to develop your passions for a happier you!
STEM business skills

The top 6 business skills you need to be successful in STEM

Whether you want to be a world-famous engineer or the next technology genius, you'll need to develop some valuable business skills that set you apart from the competition. We've compiled a list of the top 6 transferrable business skills that will have you excelling in your STEM career.

Your ultimate guide to amazing Engineering careers

Engineering careers can take you to all corners of the world, from high in the sky to deep in the earth. This list of 7 of the most amazing possible careers in Engineering gives you the skills you'll need to excel, and shows you how much sweet cash you'll be raking in.
Engineering skills in non engineering careers

How to use your Engineering skills in any career

Got an Engineering degree, but no longer interested in becoming an engineer? Those useful, dynamic Engineering skills won't be going to waste. You could take your skills to politics, robotics, journalism, or even become an astronaut! Where will your Engineering skills take you?
how to find a job you love in STEM

How to find a job you love in STEM

STEM + X is how you can find a job you love. Study STEM to foster future-ready skills, then add your X factor to create a unique career you’ll love. Whether that's environmentalism, helping people, fashion, gaming or sport. See how you can combine STEM + X to make a dream career!
Computer Science Degrees

What to expect from computer science degrees

Computer science degrees give you the skills for coding and much more – but what will you be learning during study hours? And where does it all lead? We've got all the answers to take you from clueless to future coder.
Linda McIver What is computer science?

What is computer science?

So, you've heard of coding... but that's about it. Dive straight into the basics of: What is computer science? You'll learn about who can study computer science, the skills you'll need to be able to code, and the different career options for computer programmers.

Get paid to study STEM

Don't miss out on the opportunity to get rewarded for your STEM study! We've rounded up a best-of-the-best list of Australian STEM scholarships for students, including opportunities for Indigenous students, women in STEM, regional students and TAFE students.
should i go to university?

Should you go to university?

To go to uni, or not to go to uni. That is the question... But, your choices don't have to be so black and white. If you decide that uni isn't for you, there's a multitude of TAFE and trade school options worth exploring. So, take our quiz and let us answer the age old question: Should I go to university?

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.