Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Space careers

Inspiring space careers that don’t involve leaving Earth

If jetting off on real-life missions isn’t for you, there are a stack of space careers that don’t require trips to Mars and not touching the ground for months on end.
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Your career with NASA can start at the University of Adelaide

Building a minituarised satellite launched by NASA shows University of Adelaide Engineering students that the sky isn't the limit! See how you can get involved with space careers at the University of Adelaide.
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5 reasons to launch your STEM career into space

Australia’s space sector is taking off – here’s why you should be a part of it.
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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.

Goodnight, sweet bot: NASA’s Opportunity Rover ends its Mars mission

After a 15 year mission to Mars that was expected to last only 90 days, NASA says goodbye to its longest serving Opportunity rover. We take a look back at some of Oppy's greatest achievements.

Meet the new generation of high school space scientists

School students are taking over the International Space Station to do a new kind of space science.
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First commercial spaceflight could open up new space careers

Dreaming of becoming an astronaut? The recent launch of the first commercial space pilots could open up new careers in space.
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Meet STEM grads with next-gen space careers

Wanna get paid to reach for the stars? Get inspired by these awesome and diverse space careers

Why space careers matter in a post-pandemic world

Australia’s space industry began in uncertainty, and – despite bushfires, pandemics and massive change – it will succeed under uncertainty.

From NZ to NASA: Space scholarships

Hammond Pearce was one of four New Zealanders to take part in the first ever NZ Space Scholarship.

Scientists think we’re almost certainly going to discover alien life, and possibly soon

"A discovery, if it came, could turn the world of biology upside down."

Free curriculum-linked video resources to use in class

STEM video resources
Shake up your STEM education lessons with our free video resources

Celebrating Indigenous STEM stories

Indigenous STEM stories
This Survival Day we’re celebrating the contributions of Indigenous people in STEM

Meet STEM experts working in nuclear medicine

Nuclear medicine
Ever been to the hospital for a nuclear medicine scan or therapy? Many of the materials we need to do these critical tests are made right here in Australia