A letter to year 12 students from an environmental engineering guru

Ellen Moon from Deakin University talks about making decisions, and how you always have the ability to travel down a different path. Ellen Moon Ellen Moon is a lecturer in environmental engineering at Deakin University. Her research focuses on developing … Continued

Clean energy technology is drawing inspiration from nature

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 studying energy generation … 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

STELR STEM Career Awareness – A Day in the Life

Find out about the different STEM careers involved during a day in the life of a 7-year-old. This short video and corresponding activity would be well suited to students looking to raise their STEM career awareness in years 2 - 10. … Continued

Sheena Ong – Renewables Engineer

Sheena works on renewable energy projects. She has also produced a documentary and is passionate about engineering solutions for humanitarian development. In this film, Sheena describes how she helps remote communities access renewable energy. She explains how she combined her … Continued