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Top ten articles of 2017

Before we send off the new year we’ve rounded up a list of the most popular posts of 2017. Take a look back through the archives and re-read the articles you loved!

Top 5 favourite profiles of 2017

Who were your favourite profiles of 2017? We’ve looked back through the archives and found the 5 most click-worthy faces… and they happen to be all women!

Forensic science

Mythbusting jobs: Forensic scientist

Some jobs are shrouded in mystery, or eclipsed by stereotypes. We’re breaking down what it’s like to be a forensic scientist, and it’s nothing like CSI.

in-demand jobs

Hardest jobs to fill in STEM

Capitalise on these hard-to-fill and in-demand jobs by finding out all the study information you need to nab a great career with ease.

Science meets Parliament

Science meets Parliament is the event that recognises the importance of Australian scientists in our nation’s future. Sarah Chapman gave us the rundown.

University of Adelaide Big Data MicroMasters

Big data leads to big careers

Data science is slated as the hottest job of this century. Get skills you need for tomorrow’s jobs today with a MicroMasters of Data Science, Adelaide.

Coral Reef

New hope for coral reefs

Scientists have found new hope for our damaged coral reefs in transplanting lab-grown coral larvae to the ocean, like IVF for coral reefs.

Alice Klein Science communication

Love science? Spread the word with science communication

If you love discussing and sharing the latest scientific breakthroughs, science communication could be the perfect career choice. We chat to science journalist Alice Klein and PhD student and science communicator Leigh Nicholson about what makes science communication so important.

scary bugs

Scary bugs to haunt your dreams

Just when you thought the Halloween spooks were over, mother nature delivers the creepiest crawlies and scary bugs to haunt your dreams!

carbon footprint holiday

Our holiday carbon footprint

No matter what you celebrate, there are ways to ensure that you’re saving the environment from a huge holiday carbon footprint.