Sunday, February 23, 2020
sustainable engineering

How sustainable engineering will secure a better world for longer

Sustainable engineering is all about supporting environmental balance and human life. Check out how engineers can kick these sustainability goals.
Computer science health careers

Computer science health careers

Computer science skills are at the frontier of exciting new ways to treat diseases using technology.
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.
drug delivery bioedical engineering

Three cool new advancements in drug delivery

The way we deliver drugs into our bodies has come a long way  thanks to advances in biology, medicine and engineering. Here are just three cool examples

CS + Smart Health

From mechanical limbs to robot helpers, new technologies are transforming healthcare.
DR Shari Forbes, Forensic Science UTS

What is forensic science really like?

Some jobs are shrouded in mystery, or eclipsed by stereotypes. We're breaking down what is forensic science with real-life forensic scientist, Dr Shari Forbes of UTS, and it's nothing like CSI.
winner 2019 bragg student prize science writing arwyn stone

The science (or lack thereof) behind period and fertility trackers

Abbotsleigh student Arwyn Stone questions the science (and ethics) behind fertility tracking apps in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing
Health informatics

Health informatics

A career in health informatics takes data analysis a step further, combining science with information technology to save lives.
MItch Klenner ANSTO

Nuclear research is changing the face of medicine

Postgraduate researcher at ANSTO, Mitch Klenner never thought he'd be working in nuclear medicine. Now, it's his passion; through trial-and-error he's paving the way for nuclear medicines to detect and eradicate disease.
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Sydney students cloning magic mushrooms for synthetic biology comp

A USyd team are cloning components of magic mushrooms for the iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) synthetic biology competition.

Student Robotics World Championships

Fly to the USA and back with this year 8 RoboCat and see what it's like to take part in the world championships of student robotics.

Let’s get physical: improving Indigenous health through sports science

On Tuguy Esgin’s first day as an Aboriginal health worker, he was shocked by his first patient’s health markers. He's decided to tackle noncommunicable diseases in Indigenous health through exercise and sports science.

Shopping for career options? Online retail is on a roll

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Shopping for your career options? Online retail is a fast-growing field crying out for STEM skills. 

How to land a science role in the resource sector

The resources sector is a big industry in Australia and a major employer of people with science skills.

STEM teachers: here’s what you said

Last year we sent out our annual STEM Education Survey to teachers, parents and STEM-interested folk alike – and here's what you told us