YSA Back At It Again with the new year and amazing plans! At 9pm on a Tuesday night I took a break from Netflix to join a Google Hangout session, specifically the 2016 March Edition of the YSA National Leadership Summit. Despite the mouthful of a name, it was a lovely and comfortable conversation between each […]
Are you interested in sharing science with the public? Do you enjoy relaxing with friends at the pub? If the answer to both is YES, then Pint of Science Australia is for you! Pint of Science is an international festival that aims to showcase the amazing research of local scientists to the general public in the relaxed venue of the local […]
The inaugural Sydney Science Festival is fast approaching and it’s a fantastic opportunity to be involved in some serious science fun. The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (including the Powerhouse Museum) is heading up this city wide event. There will be talks by researchers, workshops, chats with practicing scientists, children’s activities and science panels […]
GET EXCITED!!! The International Science School (ISS) 2015 is going to be BIG! BIG Challenges, BIG Ideas, BIG Science. What’s ISS you ask?! Let’s imagine 140 science hungry, like-minded, senior high school students from China, India, Japan, Singapore, New Zealand, Thailand and all over Australia who comes together in one big venue (University of Sydney) […]
Get ready for 10 crazy days of programming, challenges and new friends! Don’t forget about that infamous “all-nighter” included in the program. Read on to find out more. NCSS (National Computer Science School) is an amazing opportunity held at the University of Sydney to hang out with other amazingly talented students. If you are currently […]
Here at the Young Scientists of Australia, we are busily preparing for the upcoming National Science Week events on the 16th – 24th of August 2014. This year, we’re involved in more events than ever, and we need YSA volunteers to help make Science happen! Below are a few quick summaries of our involvements this year. […]
The Australian International Space School (AISS) is a 5-day residential space camp designed to enthuse and fascinate the minds of high school students across Australia. In 2013 the AISS will be celebrating its 20th Space School and we would like to encourage year 9, 10 and 11 high school students and teachers to apply and […]
Are you in year 10 or year 11? UNSW is offering the opportunity for advanced students to study their first year computing course, before you even finish school! More info.