This Spring, we’re keeping you company as you spend more time indoors. 12 weeks of online events across Zoom, Google Hangouts and Instagram Live – hosted by TeamStemette – will bring you role models, activities and advice.
Do you know what a fractal is? A fractal is a geometric object which on closer inspection is almost identical. Confused yet? Take a picture of an object that has a distinct pattern, like a snowflake. If you keep zooming […]
Wishing you all well as you receive your results today! This week we asked members of the Stemette Society for some advice on next steps… What do you wish you’d know about the transition from GCSEs to A-levels/BTEC/Apprenticeships? How did you […]
Dear Teenage Karen Do not be afraid. Repeat DO NOT BE AFRAID. It will all work out. Your personality, drive, problem-solving and mainly mathematical ability will carry you through the IT world without you needing to worry. Spreadsheets are boring – but […]
Did you know that the Apollo Space Mission used seamstresses to program computers? They hardwired memory by expertly threading copper wire through metal rings. Margaret Hamilton was the person who sent them the punch cards with the coding. Margaret gained […]
Is STEM education made for only highly achieving students? In a word, no. The STEM world is a big one. There are lots of things you can end up doing across Academia, Industry or Entrepreneurship. There are also lots of […]