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Make the most of your career break

Returning to work after a career break can be challenging. Here’s how you can emphasise your new skills and reconnect with the STEM network.

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Which movie robot are you?

Robots come in all shapes and sizes, from the humanoid types to beeping bots. We’ve rounded up a shortlist of MVP movie robot characters most like us.

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!

Design and build your own 50 kilogram robot

Imagine getting to design and drive your own two-metre-tall, 50kg robot. For the high school students taking part in the FIRST® Australia robotics comp, the sky’s the limit!

Code careers you never expected...

Code careers aren’t just about tech anymore. You can create apps for animal conservation, or track sporting goals to improve the team. Discover all the unexpected code careers that bridge tech and your passion.

3 surgeons standing over the operating table. Why are there so few female surgeons?

Why aren't there more female surgeons?

“I think people still expect surgeons to be gruff, old men.” says surgeon, Dr Nikki Stamp. Only 8.5% of Australia’s surgeons are female, so why are Australian women shying away from the profession?