Wednesday, January 20, 2021
ANSTO STEAM kids holiday program

School holidays club combines science + arts

Looking for science + arts fun? Students 7-14 can keep busy as ANSTO's school holidays club kicks off with science + arts STEAM Club!

The world’s biggest science competition goes digital

FameLab’s new digital-only format, allows you to hang out with the brightest minds in science from your living room.
CoronavirusCitizenScience

Thanks to citizen science, you can totally contribute to coronavirus research from your couch

Defined as “public participation and collaboration in scientific research”, citizen science allows everyday people to use technology to unite towards a common goal – from the comfort of their homes.
STEM health careers

6 pandemic-fighting STEM careers in public health

Sometimes it takes a pandemic to remind us just how life-saving maths + health gigs can be. 
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Young scientist describes 7 new species of dancing peacock spiders

Meet an arachnologist who is obsessed with colourful new species of dancing peacock spiders - here's how you can do some citizen science and help too.

Where could a Bachelor of Science take you?

Need some inspiration? Here are 10 types of scientists in the world today. 

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.

Keen to cook up a food science gig? Meet three experts killing it in...

We chat to the people behind some of the food industry's most exciting STEM gigs. 

Hungry for a career in food and farming? The STEM opportunities are endless

Here, we look at the impact of AgTech and modern production practices on traditional careers in health, nutrition, production, framing and research. 
Sophie Cross science career australia

I walked 1200km in the outback to track huge lizards. Here’s why

There are 60,000 abandoned mines in Australia. How do we restore them so that animals return? A researcher's epic fieldwork project could help us find out

The importance of keeping science inclusive

5 ways to smash heteronormative STEM stereotypes.

Indigenous innovators are transforming their communities with STEM 

Meet the talented next-gen of indigenous innovators being celebrated with prestigious STEM Awards.

5 STEM social media careers you’ll want to share

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Companies like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat are reliant on a relatively new breed of STEM professional, whose specialised tech brains mine statistics to offer up marketing insights, solve functionality issues and develop new platforms. Social media careers are in demand right now.

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

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Astronomers say global myths about 'seven sisters' stars may reach back 100,000 years.

Seven must-watch STEM YouTube channels

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Looking for STEM YouTube channels to explain what would happen if we nuked the Moon, what the coldest stuff in the universe is and other cool stuff? Here are seven super interesting STEM YouTube channels to boost your knowledge.