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Gregg Suaning

Biomedical engineer
If you've ever wanted to make a positive impact in the world, engineering is the way to do it. Gregg Suaning has built a successful career creating life-changing bionics.

Jessica Ong

BiG aspirations
Jessica Ong is an IT student at UTS using her smarts to educate kids in groundbreaking tech at the ACS Foundation BiG Day In Jnr events.

Matthew Kwong

Design whiz
Using skills he learnt from the Hacker Exchange, Matthew Kwong uses innovative STEM thinking in his design practice.

Helena Kertesz

Expert ‘bot builder
Meet Helena Kertesz, the UNSW student building robotic insects and Mars rovers as president of student space society, BlueSat.

Amanda McGilchrist

100% coder
Amanda scored an impressive 100% on her Grok Learning Web.Comp website. She shows us what it takes to become a 100% coder.

Sarah Tan

Google ‘fiver’
Sarah Tan is one of Google's Creative Lab 2018 'Fivers'.

Liam Morey

TeenAroundOz
Daring 16-year-old aviator, Liam Morey is pledging to fly himself around Australia to spread the word on STEM.

Ann Damien

Technology scout
Technology scout, Ann Damien found her happy medium combining her skills in marketing and business with a career in medtech

Vivian Chan

Sparrho CEO
Vivian Chan is the go-getter and entrepreneur that owes her strong start in business to UQ

Dr Joanne Orlando

Kid-tech researcher
Dr Orlando empowers children in 21st century learning by investigating the effect of tech on kids

Roisin Parkes

Gumtree CTO
Roisin Parkes, Chief Technology Officer of Gumtree Australia, shares the story of her career in tech.

Gabe Araujo

Mechatronics
A degree in robotics and mechatronics helped Gabe secure his dream job with Telstra

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.

Australian schools could be doing a way better job of saving energy

A new survey has found Australian schools are failing to aequately track their energy usage and they represent an untapped opportunity for reducing our carbon footprint.

VIDEO: Why we need more entomologists

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41% of insect species are in decline. Of that, one third are going extinct. These scary new figures show us why we need to have more entomologists.