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types of scientists

What kind of scientist are you?

The University of Newcastle Science degrees mean you can become whatever type of scientist you like. Get your career inspiration right here, with the 10 different types of scientists you could become.

Colourful apps jumping out from phone screen. Which app are you app quiz

Which app are you?

Have you ever wondered which popular smart phone app is most like you? Okay… maybe you’ve never even thought about it until now! This app quiz will answer the age old question, which app are you?

Woman holding up her fist to represent strength and joy, on a white painted brick wall with entrepreneurship themed mural. Entrepreneurship quiz for students

Are you a future entrepreneur?

This entrepreneurship quiz for students will tell you if you’ve got the determination of a future entrepreneur, or if you’re in for a nine-to-five instead.

Hand pouring one blue chemical into another in front of a periodic table. Which chemical reactions are you? Chemical reactions quiz

Which chemical reaction are you?

This chemical reactions quiz ain’t your usual chemistry test! Find out which fiery, bubbly or messy chemical reaction you are, and what it says about your personality.

Why you need to fail

Participation ribbons and ‘A for effort’ medals are teaching today’s young people to fear failure… and that’s doing us way more harm than good.

Questacon Smart Skills

Getting smart with skills at Questacon

Careers in science aren’t always about research. Find out what a career in science communication looks like with the Questacon Smart Skills Initiative!