Sunday, May 16, 2021
Mars missions - NASA Perseverance

Australia goes to Mars

Three Mars missions are taking place in February alone, including one that's carrying a piece of Australia with it!
SASAT1 Space Services Mission

South Australia to launch its own satellite

The SASAT1 Space Services Mission will be led by SmartSat and create amazing STEM jobs.
Careers with STEM Science event

New science magazine with first ever space section out now!

Celebrating the 'S' in STEM with our science magazine Science has headed towards a crucial direction post-2020. As we face challenges from climate change to...
Space career

How to launch your space career

Get inspired by these three awesome – and diverse – pathways to launch your space career.
Space science degree

5 jobs you could land with a space science degree

RMIT University’s brand-new Bachelor of Space Science will have you ready to launch into any one of these awesome space jobs. If you’re one of...
Pleiades star cluster

Aboriginal astronomy about the seven sisters: world’s oldest story?

Astronomers say global myths about 'seven sisters' stars may reach back 100,000 years.
Curiosity rover

Curiosity rover celebrates 3000 days on Mars

Curiosity rover celebrated 3000 days on Mars and we check out all the amazing things it's been up to, plus look at cool space careers.
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Six space missions to look forward to in 2021

Space exploration achieved several notable firsts in 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic, including commercial human spaceflight and returning samples of an asteroid to Earth. The coming year is shaping...

Places to launch a lit space career in Australia and NZ

Set your sights sky-high! The space industry in Australian and New Zealand is seriously taking off.
Space careers

How to land a STEM career in the space industry

A STEM career in the space industry could take you places you have never dreamed. 
First student rocket launch Queensland

First-ever student-built rocket to launch next year

Students from the University of Queensland (UQ) could become the first to fly a student-built rocket into space next year.

What exactly is space mining? Here’s everything you need to know

To find more of the minerals we need, mining companies are taking things to another level: space. 

5 paths into engineering if you don’t ace your ATAR

alternative pathways into engineering
Stressed about getting an amazing ATAR score? The good news is that there are loads of alternative pathways that can lead to an awesome engineering career.

Premium gigs: STEM grads in insurance

The insurance industry isn’t all about premiums and claims. There is also cool modelling around how natural hazards may affect people’s lives and that requires experts in data and analytics

Meet the scientists with the skills to fight COVID-19

COVID-19
The global pandemic has shone a light on scientists with the skills to understand and fight back against COVID-19