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STEM is for everybody—this is the message that prominent Australians in STEM are championing as part of a joint campaign by the Australian Academy of Science and Little Scientists to promote science education.
The lack of oversight in how data is being collected has implications for athletes’ rights and protections, the organisational practices of sporting organisations and third-party tech vendors, and the state and stakes of fair competition in professional sport.
With the 2020 bushfire season upcoming and the tragedy of the Black Summer bushfires still fresh, experts have called for knowledge gaps on the adverse effects on people’s physical and mental health to be addressed.
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