SCINEMA 2021 is now screening!

Get free science films and STEM resources for your classroom. Find this year's education playlists, resources and activities for the 2021 SCINEMA International Science Film Festival. These are available to use throughout August, just in time for your National Science … Continued

How to use SCINEMA 2021 in your classroom

In this short tutorial video, you will learn how to access and use SCINEMA International Science Film Festival 2021 films and accompanying educational resources. Our resources include a range of classroom activities to help your students explore different topics in … Continued

SCINEMA: Putting the Science in Cinema

Bring SCINEMA To Your Classroom or Livingroom SCINEMA is the largest international science film festival in the southern hemisphere, showcasing the best science feature, documentary, animated and experimental films from filmmakers around the world. You can see a selection of … Continued

Ancient signs of life: inspiring the next generation of scientists in the outback

As Perseverance sets off on its six-month journey to Mars, two UNSW PhD students look back on a field trip that gave Indigenous high school students a behind-the-scenes look at the rover’s mission.   Inspire and excite students by showing … Continued

Brines on Mars not habitable, study says

Brines are common on Mars, but not ‘special’. As the search for life beyond Earth continues, this article could be used with students to discuss what the needs would be for life to exist and how scientists narrow their search. … Continued

Australia, US and Brazil lead the world in weakening national parks

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/ Non-Renewable Resources, The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 4, 6, 7 … Continued