Tuesday, May 18, 2021
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STEAMpunk Girls

An enterprising group of Sydney girls take part in the STEAMpunk Girls program to address real-world issues using STEAM solutions.
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Are you ready for edible insects?

Are you ready to chomp crickets and swallow spiders? Ready or not, take our quiz to find out which edible insects you should start with.
Zadko Telescope

5 reasons why neutron stars colliding is awesome

Two neutron stars colliding 130 million light years away is the biggest news in astronomy since we were sunk by the discovery of gravitational waves.
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Techfugees: Tech solves issues for asylum seekers

Who's the best person to help you fix a problem? The person it most affects is a good start. Techfugees brings tech whizzes and asylum seekers together to solve refugee issues.
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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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Link in gut microbiome and cancer treatment

A recent study has found a link between our gut microbiome and getting a positive response to metastatic melanoma immunotherapy.
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FrogID: Citizen science saves frogs

FrogID is the app that uses citizen science and user participation to map Australia's frog habitats. Help save the frogs by downloading the app today!
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Careers with Code In Person: Noushin Nasiri, Materials Engineer

Materials Engineer Noushin Nasiri talks about her study history and postdoctoral research on breath analysis that can detect diseases in the human body.
Coral Reef

New hope for coral reefs

Scientists have found new hope for our damaged coral reefs in transplanting lab-grown coral larvae to the ocean, like IVF for coral reefs.
DR Shari Forbes, Forensic Science UTS

What is forensic science really like?

Some jobs are shrouded in mystery, or eclipsed by stereotypes. We're breaking down what is forensic science with real-life forensic scientist, Dr Shari Forbes of UTS, and it's nothing like CSI.

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
Panel-Session Global Young Scientists Summit

Understanding the universe with neutrinos, black holes and physics

The Global Young Scientists Summit has seen a deluge of research revelations; from neutrinos holding the key to understanding the universe, to being in the midst of the Information Revolution. Don't miss all the great insights - follow us on Twitter for daily updates.

5 signs you should be a maths teacher

See if maths + education is the right STEM path for you!

9 amazing food and nutrition science career options to stick your fork into

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Science isn’t just about the periodic table. Scientists use their skills across loads of industries, including food and nutrition.

Toby Hendy + the maths behind growing your YouTube followers

Toby Hendy
We asked scientist, mathematician and YouTuber, Toby Hendy, about the maths involved in growing your YouTube subscribers!