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

Columbia: NASA blew it

Word Count / Video Length: 379 / 10:00 mins NASA’s return to space after the Columbia disaster was “ugly” and fraught with internal arguments and mistrust, says Charles Camarda – a NASA astronaut who flew on the mission. This gripping … Continued

Working in Robotics & Engineering – Engineer

Topics: Physical Sciences – Forces; Energy Additional: Careers; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Forces and Motion; Energy Years: 8, 9, 10 Content: Video length: 3:33m Meet Sarah, an Engineer at Nova Systems. A lack of direction, by her … Continued