Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Why you need to stop saying “I’m not good at maths”, like, right now.

Whether you love it or ‘don’t get it’, it’s time to change the way you think about mathematics.
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Climate and moon landing conspiracy theories debunked

We're revisiting popular science and moon landing conspiracy theories to find out what they can tell us about scientific evidence and critical thinking.

These STEM career stereotypes are dumb and outdated

Mathematicians, coders, scientists and engineers definitely don't look like this. We've broken down the dumb and outdated stereotypes to set them straight!

Now trending in STEM: The ultimate to-binge list

We’ve hunted down a bunch of stuff you should be liking, watching, reading and downloading.
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Mathematical Sciences

Learn how to solve problems in the real world and see where a Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Adelaide could take you.
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Oceans and climate change: we’re on a countdown

Finding a solution to global warming in time will require an understanding of the complex processes behind climate and weather, which affect oceans and climate change.

Creative maths jobs: Gaming careers, media and marketing

Creative maths jobs? They do exist! Data analysis is used in marketing, media, and many other creative industries. To scope out the possibilities, we spoke to co-founder of Snowflake Analytics, Mike Robins.

Three reasons you should stick with maths, according to experts

Studying maths is likely to make you smarter and more employable.
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VIDEO: The 7 highest paying jobs in STEM

Choosing a career isn't all about the money, but it doesn't hurt to know which careers are amongst the highest paying jobs in STEM. Can you guess #1?

Running with numbers: career opportunities in sports data

3D skeletons, Formula 1 sailing boats and high-tech bikes – welcome to the sports data revolution. 
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UQ maths and statistics

It all adds up to a pretty cool future for UQ's maths and statistics graduates.

5 careers in mathematics that might surprise you

Not only mathematicians use maths! A number of surprising careers in mathematics benefit from having senior high school and uni level maths skills.

Talented, much? This year’s Eureka Prize winners are next level

The 2020 Australian Museum Eureka Prize winners have been announced in a live, virtual awards show broadcast from the Australian Museum.

STEM education survey: Have your say!

The survey is aimed at educators, parents and any STEM-interested people. This is your chance to make your voice heard on issues related to STEM education and STEM careers.

It’s time to make choices – and we’ve got you sorted!

It's hard to believe, but 2020 is actually coming to a close (insert all of the celebration...