Sean Geoghegan – Meet a Medical Physicist

Careers in STEM don't always follow a linear path and people don't always know what they're going to be when they grow up. Watch this career profile to find out about the importance of medical physicists in Australia, what they … Continued

Big Questions: Cancer

Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells, Genetics Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 8, 10 The internet of thoughts is coming | Cosmos Space tourism – a launch Australia can’t afford to miss … Continued

The genome of Lonesome George could unlock the secret of ageing

Topics: Biological Sciences - Genetics Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function; Diversity and Evolution Years: 10 The genome of Lonesome George could unlock the secret of ageing Word Count: 324 Giant tortoise DNA gives … Continued

Clues to earlier diagnosis of deadly lung disease

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body; Cells Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 9, Senior School Curriculum Clues to earlier diagnosis of deadly lung disease Word Count: 425 The latest research from … Continued

Why don’t elephants get cancer?

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells; Genetics; Living Things Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function Years: 8, 10 Why don’t elephants get cancer? Word Count: 690 This fascinating article on new research … Continued

Using Nanotechnology to destroy cancer

Topics: Biological Sciences - Cells; The Body Chemical Sciences - Chemical reactions Additional - Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Chemical Sciences - Change of Matter Years: 9, 10 Birds and mammals beat lizards … Continued

Genetic technology is ‘changing the way we do medicine’

Topics: Biological Sciences – Cells; The Body; Genetics Chemical Sciences – Atoms Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter Years: 8, 9, 10 Genetic technology is ‘changing the way we do … Continued