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

Wind farms bad for raptors, but good news for lizards

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 7 Wind farms bad for raptors, but good news for lizards | … Continued

Zapping a new approach to solar cells

Topics: Chemical Sciences - Chemical Reactions Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Change of Matter Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical … Continued

No news from Opportunity in Martian mega-storm

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 10 No news from Opportunity in Martian … Continued

Perovskite breakthrough helps solar cells sizzle

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources Physical Sciences - Energy Additional - Careers; Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 5, 6, 7,  8, 10 Perovskite breakthrough helps … Continued

Warmer climates are turning green sea turtles female

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Lifecycles Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth; Renewable/Non-renewable resources Physical Sciences – Energy Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - … Continued

STELR Career Profiles in STEM – Marine Renewable Engineer

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable Energy; Climate Change Physical Sciences – Energy Additional – Careers; Engineering Years: 6, 7, 9 ,10 Video length: 3:59m Claire Legrand works as a Marine Renewable Engineer for Black & Veatch. She specialises … Continued

New glass discovery

Topics: Biological Sciences – Cells Physical Sciences – Energy Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 7, 8 How thousands of years are taken off the glassmaking process How thousands of years are … Continued

Renewable Energy

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/Non-renewable resources Physical Sciences - Energy Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 9 Powering a Renewable World Powering a Renewable World Word Count: 1706 This … Continued