Saturday, October 31, 2020
Fire devastation

Data science could help California battle future wildfires, but what about ours?

Today, researchers are finding transformative new ways to use data and computational methods.
Health scientist tech futuristic

5 life-saving medical science careers you should consider

Health scientists work behind-the-scenes in the medical world, on everything from making sure equipment is working safely to carrying out in-lab testing and medical exams.
Alexandra Green

How speaking ‘cow’ is revolutionising modern farming

A breakthrough in the way we communicate with cows is assisting farmers tune into the emotional state of their cattle.

Science needs true diversity to succeed, and Aussie astronomy shows how we can get...

Australian astronomy punches well above its weight, in terms of the research it leads and the facilities it houses.
carbon footprint holiday

How big is your holiday carbon footprint?

No matter what you celebrate, there are ways to ensure that you're saving the environment from a huge holiday carbon footprint.
The flower fly

Keen to save our insects? Here’s how to help scientists this summer

With the Aussie insect population declining fast, scientists are calling out for our help this summer.
Quantum do solar cell

Game changing technology to save the planet in the next 10 years

As we head into a growing climate crisis what are the technologies and STEM jobs to mitigate climate change and save the planet?
UNSW Bragg

Best Australian science writing revealed in 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize and Book Launch night

The winners of the 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize, including our student winner Arwyn Stone, celebrated their achievements and discussed the most exciting Australian science stories of the year, which explored the dark side of tech, sex education revelations, animal welfare and much more.
Animal science jobs Taronga Zoo University of Sydney

10 cool animal jobs you could get with an animal science degree

Dream of a job working with animals? Here are 10 cool jobs you could get with an animal science degree - and just one of them is a vet!

Inspiring the next generation of scientists is harder in the face of official science...

The government says it’s committed to STEM education, but how can we inspire the next generation when they see our current scientists being ignored and worse?
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Sydney students cloning magic mushrooms for synthetic biology comp

A USyd team are cloning components of magic mushrooms for the iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) synthetic biology competition.
Nikon Small World Photomicrography comp

Nikon have announced the winners of their Small Word Photomicrography Competition

The Nikon Small World Photomicrography comp is hands down the coolest competition in science.

Kickstart an exciting cyber security career: Live webinar recording

So, you wanna kickstart a future-proof cyber security career? Hear from three real-life STEM professionals busting myths and swapping pathway stories.

Greetings from Tech Town: How STEM grads are shaping our cities

From cashless shopping, to remote learning and traffic-dodging apps, technology is fast revolutionising the way we do the everyday things in our neighbourhoods like shop, study and drive.

Celebrating alternative pathways: The A-Z of VET

Bagging a three-year bachelor’s degree isn’t the only way to kickstart a career in tech!