Sunday, April 18, 2021
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Curiosity rover celebrates 3000 days on Mars

Curiosity rover celebrated 3000 days on Mars and we check out all the amazing things it's been up to, plus look at cool space careers.
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STEM champion fights for accessible food packaging

Jerusha Mather, a PhD student in the medical sciences at Victoria University, is kickstarting a petition to make food packaging more accessible

Self empowerment journey of first generation vietnamese PhD student in STEM

The National Skills Commission has placed data science jobs at the top of their "emerging occupations" list.

Science activities for the school holidays

From taking a visit to your closest observatory to making your very own electric toothbrush, here are six fun science activities to try in the school holidays.
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5 science degrees you didn’t know you could apply for

Whether you’re into space, insects or saving our oceans, there are a bunch of scientists out there who share your passion and are waiting for you to join them.

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.
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Research vessel captures awesome meteor footage off southern Australia

In today's how-cool-is-science news, a CSIRO research vessel off southern Australia has captured amazing footage of a meteor breaking up in the sky

Extreme close-ups: Microscopic clips to make you squirm

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

Wanna work with animals? Protecting them is a full-time STEM gig

Museums Victoria’s senior curator of mammals and lead researcher Dr Kevin Rowe, is proof that STEM skills +  a love of animals = one seriously exciting animal science career.  

Group project goals! How citizen science is key to our bushfire recovery

This National Science Week, Chief Scientist Alan Finkel reflects on the growing value of citizen science, emphasising the need for more collaboration as we deal with an evolving climate.

7 future-focused mining and resource careers to consider

As we head into space, dig deeper, create new technology and become more culturally and environmentally aware, we’ll create whole new jobs, too.

Kicking goals: Pathology careers in footy

There are so many exciting off-the-field medical science careers in sport, and a pathway in pathology is just one of them.  

Careers with maths – advice from the IAG Perils team

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The IAG Perils team share their STEM experiences with us, including why they think maths is super important!

Teaching the beauty, power and usefulness of maths

Associate Professor Steve Sugden teaching in class
Semi-retired, Associate Professor Steve Sugden has spent a varied career working in both industry and academia, but...

Meet the Bragg Prize 2021 judges

Bragg Prize 2021 Judges
Aspiring to be a writer? Get your thinking caps on now! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for...