Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Meet 15 women smashing stereotypes in nuclear science

We asked the female staff at ANSTO about the importance of diversity in science.
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Match your passion with a career in science!

The latest issue of Careers with STEM is all about science and how to match your passions with a science career.

Career insights from the coolest women in nuclear science

We hit up the female staff behind ANSTO for a major pathway pep talk.
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What can you do with a physics degree? 

Here are four cool, and unexpected, jobs a Bachelor of Science (Physics) could lead to. 
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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.
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Fighting antibiotic resistance is a full time STEM job

The war against antibiotic resistance requires some serious revision, says Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2009) laureate Ada Yonath.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.

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.