Friday, July 1, 2022
robot soccer UNSW

Will robots win the soccer World Cup in 2050?

RoboCup 2019 kicks off in Sydney this week. The tournament was created in 1997 to advance intelligent robots, with the ultimate goal of fielding a team of robots that can beat the human soccer World Cup champions by 2050.
maths used in sports

Play smarter, not harder: the maths used in sports

Reckon a lengthy slog in the gym is the best way to improve your sports performance? Maths says you’re wrong. Find out more about the maths used in sports.

Become a tech champion with robot soccer!

Did you know you can combine the Robocup with your study to count towards a degree from UNSW? These students are making the most of their robotics tournaments, and increasing their employability while they do it!

STEMfooty: Connecting with the science of sport

Data to Decisions CRC has teamed up with the Adelaide Crows Football Club to create STEMfooty; an initiative that teaches science using sport.
F1 in schools 2018 winners

Australians take gold at the F1 in Schools 2018 World Finals

F1 in Schools 2018 saw students using STEM skills to design, build and race cars just like the real deal in Formula One racing. Here's all the winners and grinners from this year's competition, and info on how you can get involved.
Sports engineers

Better athletes are made with sports engineers

Sports engineers work behind the scenes developing technology that can power up athletes' performance or reduce the risk of injury. If you're passionate about sports, consider pursuing your passion with sports engineering!

Be a front runner in your favourite sports with sport science jobs!

Athletes and sports teams know it’s good to have maths and computer science in their corner. That means there are plentiful opportunities across different sports for sport science jobs! We break down what they are, and how to get 'em.

Let’s get physical: improving Indigenous health through sports science

On Tuguy Esgin’s first day as an Aboriginal health worker, he was shocked by his first patient’s health markers. He's decided to tackle noncommunicable diseases in Indigenous health through exercise and sports science.
Monash engineering

Monash engineering motorsport

Monash engineering students win international motorsport and aerial competitions.

The ultimate guide to STEM-ing up your school holidays

STEM activities for the school holidays
Looking for STEM-y things to do? We've made the ultimate check list of activities for the school holidays. Have fun!

Why tech and cyber careers are hot

Tech and cyber
With industries hungry for star coders, there’s a goldmine of career opportunities in tech and cyber 

The real reasons women aren’t choosing engineering

Reasons women aren’t choosing engineering
Even though women make up almost 48% of the Australian workforce, only 13% of them are working as engineers!