Sunday, June 26, 2022

Meet the Aussie Olympians who are also STEM stars

Transferable, much? These talented sports stars have gold medal-worthy STEM skills
Pleiades star cluster

Aboriginal astronomy about the seven sisters: world’s oldest story?

Astronomers say global myths about 'seven sisters' stars may reach back 100,000 years.
Tweets about the scientific names of animals overlaid on a picture of a chinchilla.

Someone really messed up these scientific names of animals

The scientific names of animals should sound scientific... right? Instead, the western lowland gorilla is scientifically known as 'gorilla gorilla gorilla'. Yes, really.
Eric Rametta

Meet the 17-year-old entrepreneur developing the coolest study app 

Eric Rametta is setting out to change the game for students tackling multiple subjects, timetables and exams to cram for 

These people do not exist. They’re deep fakes

New neural networks created by Nvidia can produce eerily accurate portraits of people that don't actually exist. So, what kind of devious applications could these deep fakes have in future?
Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Research at the University of Sydney sees biologists and chemists working side by side on treating disease.
University students

Studies show students are feeling optimistic about their careers

New research, commissioned by online study support service Studiosity, reveals students are feeling optimistic about future employment opportunities despite COVID

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.
Careers with STEM: Indigenous 2021

Indigenous issue out now!

Our first ever issue of Careers with STEM: Indigenous is out now! Don't miss this must-read guide to careers of the future
Veterinary science

Veterinary Science

Study veterinary and wildlife science at Federation University, become an animal health expert and change the world!
Particle physicists fighting COVID-19

Particle physicists fight COVID-19

Particle physicists at ANSTO teamed up with tech professionals to help fight the spread of COVID-19.
Food technology

Food technology

By studying food technology at the University of Queensland, you can have a big impact on health and safety.

Meet two RBA economists passionate about social justice

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Meet two RBA economists who chose their careers inspired by a passion for social justice issues

Happy International Women in Engineering Day… Let’s celebrate with role models!

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In the video, you'll meet a water engineer, a robotics field engineer, a graduate engineer working for Boeing, an aerospace engineer and a pavement engineer.

Video playlist: Get into science

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Want to work in science one day? Then your homework is to watch ALL of these videos!