Thursday, April 15, 2021
Australian high school students at a global warming protest

5 careers to fight global warming

We’ve compiled a list of 5 awesome global-warming-fighting STEM careers we reckon those students – or anyone with ambitions to save the world, really – might want to pursue one day.
sustainable engineering projects

Engineering that will save the world

Have you got a desire to do good? A penchant for planet-saving solutions? Engineering is your ticket to making a grand world difference every day with your career. These sustainable engineering projects are overhauling the way we power, feed and build our world.
Tom Cresswell, ecotoxicologist at ANSTO (pictured) is crouching in lake water holding a jar and fishing net. Ecotoxicologist is one of the environmental science jobs on this list.

What kind of environmental scientist are you?

If you’re looking to become an environmental scientist, we’ve got good news. Environmental science jobs are on the up and up, and you’re spoiled for choice in what type of scientist you could become. So, which type of environmental scientist are you?
Jobs in food science

Jobs in food science

Can’t choose between science or food? As the taco girl says – why not both...
5 outdoor jobs if you can't bear being chained to a desk - hiker walking with boots close up on mountain and sun in the background

5 STEM careers that will get you into the great outdoors

Looking for career inspiration that won’t see you spending the rest of your working life chained to a desk? Start here.
Particle physicists fighting COVID-19

Particle physicists fight COVID-19

Particle physicists at ANSTO teamed up with tech professionals to help fight the spread of COVID-19.
Who are the most influential climate activists

Who are the most influential climate activists?

Dr Johnson and Greta Thunberg have effective but totally different influencing styles!
Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Research at the University of Sydney sees biologists and chemists working side by side on treating disease.
ANSTO coral reef

Reef obsession: Protecting the coral reef as an ecotoxicologist at ANSTO

Francesca Gissi is at ANSTO under a postgraduate research award, driving the fight against coral reef demise. It's a job that takes her from the lab to the reef, like a coral crime detective.
COVID-19 vaccine

Why do you need a COVID-19 vaccine?

Worried about getting a jab and wondering why you need a COVID-19 vaccine? We asked the science experts and got all the answers.

Year of the data science jobs

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

Veterinary Science

Study veterinary and wildlife science at Federation University, become an animal health expert and change the world!

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...

Quiz: What’s your science career?

Careers in science
From astrophysicist to zoologist, there's a whole A-Z of science careers out there. This quiz will help you find your perfect fit.