More than 1,100 schools and early learning centres (ELC) across Australia will receive funds to help build and develop hands-on environmental learning projects through this year’s Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants program.
To help get students hands-on with learning about colour theory in class, Our Lady of the Angels Primary School in North Kellyville, NSW set about growing a Colour Wheel Garden.
Biodiversity conservationists and entrepreneurs come in all sizes and shapes. These four young Australians are showing the CSIRO Double Helix team that changemakers come from all ages too.
Double Helix is CSIRO’s magazine to inspire STEM loving students around Australia. As part of the Double Helix Sustainability Squad program, we they are celebrating the achievements of young sustainability champions.
With so little information available about many insects in Australia, citizen science project ‘Wild Pollinator Count’ was established by researchers. The next Wild Pollinator Count coincides with Australian Pollinator Week 10-17 November.
Beneficial bugs play a critical role in contributing to a healthy ecosystem by pollinating our food and flowers, controlling pests and preventing pollution.