Wednesday, April 8, 2020
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Future conscious farming: edible insects now stocked at major supermarket chain

Insects are the most sustainable source of protein on earth. They produce 80 per cent less methane than cows, require far less resources to...
STEM Bachelor

STEM is in the air: Chelsie and Matt’s maths-themed date was romance goals

Australia’s most famous astrophysicist bachelor Matt Agnew has made no secret of the fact that he’s got a mad crush on chemical engineer Chelsie...
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Student performance improves with more diverse school leaders: study

Students would be better off if our teaching workforce looked more like our students (and the rest of Australia), according to a new report
Climate strike

Here’s where Friday’s student climate strikes are going down

This Friday thousands of Australian school kids are expected to ditch class to protest global inaction on climate change. Global warming is arguably one...
RUOK

We have to ask: R U OK?

September 12 is R U OK? Day, and we’re checking in. We usually hit you with stories about inspiring STEM careers and study pathways,...
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Expert hackers attack model city in Cyber War Games

Cybersecurity experts from 14 government departments and private sector organisations have been battling it out this week in the third annual Cyber War Games.
Baden Gilbert

Outwit, outlast, outSTEM: we career stalk the physicist currently on Survivor

STEM and reality TV rarely hang out in the same sentence, but with Ten’s current bachelor an astrophysicist and a stack of STEMinists with...
Top CEO report science degree

Want to become a top CEO? Study science

More than 1 in 5 of Australia's top CEOs studied science at uni, according to a new report.
Scientists search ancient rocks for traces of life in the remote Pilbara region of Western Australia

Scientists are training for Mars 2020 in the Aussie outback

Scientists from NASA and the ESA have joined UNSW astrobiologists in the remote Aussie outback in preparation for Mars 2020 missions.
Careers with STEM engineering

Women who want to study engineering at UTS will now get 10 extra ATAR...

We asked four women in engineering what they thought about the move by UTS to add 10 points to the ATAR score of women who want to study engineering, and this is what they said
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Eureka! Winners of Australia’s leading science awards announced

From 3D-printed bones to STEM outreach for Indigenous schools and fighting malaria - here are all of the 2019 Australian Museum Eureka Prize Winners
Bachelor 2019

We stalked the CVs of the Bachelor contestants with STEM careers

We’ve been crushing on bachelor Matt Agnew’s impressive science career since the trailers revealed he was an astrophysicist months ago, and are stoked by...

Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

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In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW has removed fees from a number of its online short courses.

Studying from home? Here’s how a real-life uni student structures her day

We take a look at how PhD student Janice Vaz tackles a day of eLearning.

Studying a uni course online? Here are 4 tips to get yourself tech ready

If you’ve found yourself having to study your university course online, here are some ways to ensure you’re ready for your virtual experience.