Wednesday, January 20, 2021

How the coronavirus has highlighted the importance of automation

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a massive surge in global unemployment. It has also highlighted the increasingly valuable role of automation in today’s world.
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Massive COVID-19 hackathon kicks off tonight!

Talk about big plans for the Easter long weekend: More than 2000 tech heroes are about to kick off a record-breaking hackathon to help flatten the curve!
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6 tech innovations in response to COVID-19

With social distancing the temporary new norm, we’re relying on digital technology more than ever. Here are 6 ways tech is helping us through the pandemic.
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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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Inspiring the next generation of scientists: GYSS 2020

The brightest scientists and young researchers gather from the world over at the Global Young Scientists Summit 2020 in Singapore to spark new ideas and innovate solutions.
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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.
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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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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?
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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
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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,...
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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

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.