Science news & views
For many young kids, becoming an astronaut and flying through outer space is the ultimate job – it\'s right up there with other popular careers children aspire to, such as firefighter, super hero and princess.
The ‘mad scientist’ archetype has long fuelled wild misconceptions about what goes on behind closed laboratory doors. We put some of the most common industry myths under the microscope, to help you decide whether a career in science is right for you.
Does science have an image problem? As National Science Week kicks off, we\'ve decided to delve deeper into the mysteries, myths and misconceptions surrounding careers in science.
Sushma Verma is about to commence a Master of Microbiology...at just 13 years old.