Thursday, January 28, 2021

Homeward bound; finding gender equality in Antarctica

Homeward bound is a gender bias forum held on the most remote continent on earth. This year, 78 participants travelled to Antarctica to identify and combat issues facing women in STEM. We spoke to two women about how the initiative brings hope for tomorrow's female leaders.

Make history with medtech

A new game will please gamers until the next one comes out, but if you develop a new medical technology (medtech) that saves lives, your gift to the world will last forever.
student science writing

UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2017: Future earth

Submissions to the UNSW Bragg student science writing prize reveal Australian kids’ hopes and fears for the planet’s future.
science and engineering

Science and engineering

It takes a team of creative thinkers and skilled problem-solvers to change the world.
Eureka Prize 2019 NISEP STEM Inclusion

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
ANSTO

ANSTO careers

Follow your passion and broaden your skill set by combining your science degree with humanities, business or arts.
4 STEM women in history that changed the world

4 women in STEM who made history

Can we solve our current STEM shortage problems by looking to past women in STEM who defied the odds and made history? We honour 4 historic female figures in STEM in the lead up to International Women's Day.

The definition of the kilogram has been updated for the first time in 130...

For 130 years the kilogram has been measured against the 'Big K': a platinum and iridium alloy that should weigh exactly 1kg, but has degraded with time. From today, scientists have agreed on a new definition for the kilogram

Extreme close-ups: Microscopic clips to make you squirm

The Nikon Small World in Motion competition is hands down the coolest comp in science.
STEM stand against racism

STEM people stepping up against racism

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) institutions are calling for people in STEM to stand against racism and back justice, equality and respect.
STEM talk

12 words that didn’t exist when your parents were at school

Here are 12 commonly used terms in today’s tech-verse that would have sounded seriously sci-fi in your mum and dad’s day.

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.

How to launch your space career

Space career
Get inspired by these three awesome – and diverse – pathways to launch your space career.

New science magazine with first ever space section coming!

Careers with STEM Science event
Celebrating the 'S' in STEM with our science magazine Science has headed towards a crucial direction post-2020. As...

Particle physicists fight COVID-19

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