While university is often touted as the ‘be-all and end-all’, it isn’t for everyone; nor is it necessary to acquire employment and earn a good living in an […]
Ever wondered what it would be like to be taught STEM in virtual reality (VR)? If so, what form would it take?
Juggling after-school sport and school work is a constant battle. Some (especially parents) may feel that you simply can’t do both. But what if […]
Think of a scientist on TV. What are they like? Are they white, male and a little bit geeky?
The collective performance of US students in STEM subjects is falling behind that of many other countries. In response to this situation, the US […]
Scientists from Baylor University, Texas have found that a special incentive – in which students received extra marks on final exams for getting at […]
The Hour of Code is a worldwide movement encouraging kids to delve into the weird and wonderful world of coding.
The IPCC has again convened to discuss how to address global warming. Their report has highlighted that to prevent future temperature […]
Mathematics is an amazing field of study and, at a fundamental level, it underpins everything in science. The World Science Festival has created […]
To the extent that we let it, society and the media can govern the way we act, think, and view ourselves and others. Of course, this phenomenon […]
In the wrong hands, digital technologies and the internet can be incredibly damaging. Misinformation, inappropriate content and divisiveness […]
Geneticists study genes, heredity, and genetic variation. One of the main reasons they do this is to better understand disease and ageing.