Wednesday, April 8, 2020
HumanitarianSTEMwork

5 humanitarian STEM careers making major social impact

We break down some of the science, tech and engineering jobs making a massive impact on others.

Visit our dystopian future and learn how to change it

How bleak is the future really? An interactive exhibit, Monash University’s “A Future Without Change,” answers that very question and shows how science can change our dystopian future for the better.
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.
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?
STEM careers climate change

Opinion: Let’s channel young climate strikers’ passions into STEM careers

Let's leverage the climate striking students' passion and commitment into STEM careers that will help combat global warming
The Warren Centre

Ctrl. Alt. Compete: meet the humans of hackathons

If you’re big-time into STEM, chances are you’ve heard – or competed in – a hackathon. The sprint-like events allow those with killer science,...
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
Vivid Sydney

Taronga to focus on conservation and science at this year’s Vivid Sydney festival

Vivid Sydney and Taronga Zoo will be shining a light on the wonders of wildlife and endangered animals with Lights for the Wild.

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
digital agriculture

Harvesting good data with digital agriculture

The next revolution in farming will be numbers-driven with the new fusion of digital agriculture with traditional farming.

What is economics? It’s much more than money

There's much more to economics than you might think; economists can work across fields like politics, health or communication, benefit from a generous starting salary and even change the world for the better.
Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences

Macquarie’s new Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences shows you how the world works

The new Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences at MQ is the only course of its kind in Sydney, teaching students modelling, problem solving & data analysis.

Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

tafe nsw free short online courses study at home
In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW has removed fees from a number of its online short courses.

Studying from home? Here’s how a real-life uni student structures her day

We take a look at how PhD student Janice Vaz tackles a day of eLearning.

Studying a uni course online? Here are 4 tips to get yourself tech ready

If you’ve found yourself having to study your university course online, here are some ways to ensure you’re ready for your virtual experience.