Multicellular Development

A new finding recently at the University of Queensland has unearthed some secrets about the origins of multi-cellular animals. As you all know, a multi-cellular organism is composed of multiple cells, just like us humans, but at first life was unicellular. Professor Bernie Degnan used new technology to find out that the first multi-cellular animals [...]

Top 5 Careers In Chemistry

According to College Factual, the chemistry major is ranked 32nd most popular out of the 384 college majors. About 25,000 degrees in the physical sciences (chemistry and physics) were given in the 2010-11 academic year of the 1.72 million total. About 25% of chemistry graduates go on to work in a directly related field, and [...]

Introduction to Environmental Science – Sustainablity

Welcome to our very first Environmental Science blog in the series on STEM Talks! Throughout this series, we are going to focus on how our planet functions to support life, how we interact with nature, our human impact on nature and incorporate many connections between topics in the science. Environmental Science is defined as the [...]