Scientists discover why mantis shrimps’ brains don’t explode

Mantis shrimp eyes collect a staggering amount of information, feeding into a tiny brain – leaving scientists wondering how they process it all. A short explainer video makes this an accessible resource for years 5 through 10 thinking about specific … Continued

Clean energy technology is drawing inspiration from nature

Word Count: 1574 By observing how plants, animals and even mud behave, renewable energy innovators are uncovering new ideas. Use this interesting article with students in years 4 – 10 studying any science. It would be particularly suited to those … Continued

STELR STEM Career Awareness – A Day in the Life

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Lifecycles Chemical Sciences - Mixtures and Separations, Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/Liquids/Gases, Particle Models Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/non-renewable resources, Rocks, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences – Forces, Energy Additional – Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering … Continued

In Class With… Dr Karl

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, The Body, Genetics, Living Things Chemical Sciences - Mixtures and Separations, Atoms, Solids/Liquids/Gases Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/non-renewable resources, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Years: 3, … Continued

Lisa Harvey-Smith: Smashing galaxies and gender stereotypes

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body, Lifecycles Chemical Sciences - Chemical Reactions, Solids/Liquids/Gases Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System, Renewable/Non-Renewable Resources, Big Bang Theory, The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering. Years: … Continued