A new DNA extraction technology developed in South Australia has the potential to become a powerful forensic tool for criminal investigations.
The Australian National Data Service (ANDS) is celebrating the real-world impact of data. Their latest article tells the story of a citizen science project to save coral reefs.
Following the launch of Careers with Code in the USA last month, the Australian-made computer science guide has just arrived in schools around New Zealand.
Australia is vulnerable to cyber threats, so what can we do about it? Director of UNSW’s Australian Centre for Cyber Security, Jill Slay, takes a look.
Australia’s thought leaders map the path to a stronger, more diverse and more competitive workforce through better outcomes for women in STEM.
Gemaker’s Dr Julie Wheway explains why you’re biased but don’t know it (and how to fix it).
Industry leaders at the national Women in STEM Leadership Summit discuss how to maintain work-life balance and incorporate important breaks into a successful STEM career.
Australia’s academic and industry leaders call the Grattan Institute’s Mapping Higher Education Report “near-sighted” in its assessment of science graduate employability.
CEO of the Australian Industry Group, Innes Willox, says the Grattan higher education report misrepresents the value of STEM skills.
The University of Tasmania is tracking the behaviour of tourists who visit the island state, with a particular focus on visitors from China.
Gender disparity in STEM careers and postgraduate enrolments reveals a system needing an overhaul.
A music video by Australian DJ-duo NERVO aims to get more girls into engineering.
At the 2016 Science in Australia Gender Equity Symposium, Dr Susan Pond shared a grand plan for designing out gender inequality from the science community.
The latest OECD figures reveal how Australia’s science and research funding compares with other countries.
There is a simple business case for the increased participation of women in STEM.
The Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network has combined over 2,000 urban datasets into one map, empowering communities to improve their neighbourhoods.
Women must leverage the new demand for gender diversity, says Yasmine Finbow, Director of the Women in Tech. conference.
New modelling of the Melbourne property market offers investors insights into rental yields.
A new mathematical theory offering insights into AFL could also be used to solve logistical problems in mining.
A mobile phone system able to be operated in remote areas without a cellular network or internet access is being designed for the emergency services sector.
Curtin University designs unique microcapsules for people with type-1 diabetes.
Australia’s Chief Scientist has released the first detailed analysis of Australia’s STEM workforce.
Australia’s first ever Biobank will speed up and improve autism diagnosis in children.