Sunday, June 13, 2021

How science is saving the Great Barrier Reef

From a cheeky swimwear calendar modelled by marine science students, to growing coral on trees, here's how scientists are working to save our Great Barrier Reef.

Neighbourhood watch: science makes cities safer and more enjoyable

Science skills like data gathering and analysis are helping to create apps that solve the big problems facing society today.
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Want to save the planet? Get there with renewable energy jobs

With a career in renewable energy, you can cut power consumption and help to save the planet with clean energy from waves, wind and the sun!
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VIDEO: The gender gap in STEM starts as young as 9 years old

Only 16% of Australian STEM professionals are women... but, why? Statistics from the Office of the Australian Chief Scientist show that that the gender...
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Climate change is “fundamentally altering” young people’s identity

Confronting the realities of climate change can lead to overwhelming anxiety and grief, and of course, for those of us in high carbon societies, guilt.
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Win 2 tickets to the Dr Jane Goodall: Rewind the Future tour

We have two tickets to give away to the upcoming Dr Jane Goodall: Rewind the Future tour dates of your choice! Enter now.
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.

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.
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Oceans and climate change: we’re on a countdown

Finding a solution to global warming in time will require an understanding of the complex processes behind climate and weather, which affect oceans and climate change.
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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.
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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.
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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.

5 ways to STEM up your classroom

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Find out how the Careers with STEM shop can help you bring some more STEM into the classroom. We've got posters, magazines and more.

What’s your school’s STEM program like? Three students walk us through theirs

Mountain Creek State High School’s STEM education program is highly regarded – and after chatting to three of its students, we can see why

Quiz: What’s your ocean career?

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Wanna make the ocean your office? From marine biologist to ocean engineer, find out which ocean career you'd make a splash in!