Cane toad behaviour

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Cane toads on the leading edge of the invasion of Australia are bolder than their counterparts in more settled areas and are passing this boldness on to their young, researchers have discovered. New research findings have given interesting insights into … Continued

Are you already an ‘official’ Space Scientist?

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Solar System Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 So You Found a Solar System Word count: 715 How everyday people around Australia recently found … Continued

Frogs, Ecosystems & Cloning

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Cells; Genetics Physical Sciences – Environment Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 4:05m Can you bring a creature back from the dead? And why would you want to anyway? … Continued

Water Management

Our water can come from a range of sources. Demand management takes pressure off the bulk drinking water supply and can potentially defer the need for a new water source. No single water supply option can meet people’s long-term water … Continued

Reef Warriors

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems Chemical Sciences – Mixtures and Separation Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/Non-renewable resources; Climate Change Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Chemical Sciences - Properties of … Continued

Memorable Moments in STEM

Find out about recent advances and events from the world of science and technology with Miles Gough. From old vertebrates to heart transplants, to life-saving technology, these eight moments in STEM are sure to stick in your memory. Word count: … Continued

Tsunamis

Topics: Chemical Sciences – Mixtures and Separation Earth and Space Sciences – Extreme Earth Events; Plate Tectonics; Climate Change Physical Sciences - Energy  Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter Earth and Space Sciences - The … Continued

Should you eat your boogers?

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Topics: Biological Sciences – The Body Concepts (South Australia):  Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 5, 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 1:25m What student doesn’t love a video about eating their own snot? Quick pithy video explaining why … Continued

Real life applications of Drones

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Years: 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:42m How Associate Professor Lian Pin Koh’s work at The University of Adelaide is … Continued

Owls and Ecosystems

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems   Years: 7, 9 Save a Bird, Save the World Save a Bird, Save the World Word Count : 406 This is a story about protecting … Continued