FameLab Western Australia Semi-Final Results-2021

What an exciting semi final from some of Australia’s up and coming scientists, the contestants explained to the panel of online judges their ground-breaking science research live. Similar to last year, contestants had only 3 minutes to present to a live panel of judges online their leading-edge research. They told their stories with creativity, humour and clarity that really impressed the judges.   The judges deliberated and agreed that Winner Carolyn Wang…

FameLab New South Wales Semi-Final Results-2021

What an exciting semi final from some of Australia’s up and coming scientists, the contestants explained to the panel of online judges their ground-breaking science research live. Similar to last year, contestants had only 3 minutes to present to a live panel of judges online their leading-edge research. They told their stories with creativity, humour and clarity that really impressed the judges.   The judges deliberated and agreed that Winner Neanne Alnafta from The University of…

Your 2021 FameLab Australia State Semi-Finalists are here!

We are very proud to announce the semi-finalists for each State in the 2021 FameLab Australia competition! FameLab Australia supports early to mid career researchers by facilitating networking opportunities, science-communication skill growth and providing the opportunity to share their research with the world. In 2021 we have worked diligently to provide the best possible online…

FameLab Academy 2020 - Performer Mireyah

FameLab Academy 2020

FameLab Academy Australia “Revolutionising Science Communication in WA schools” FameLab Academy is a schools’ initiative that challenges Year 9 and Year 10 students to communicate a topic of their choice in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM). FameLab Academy is a sister competition to Cheltenham Festival’s FameLab, the world’s leading science communication competition which finds and mentors young STEM researchers to…

Inspiring STEM Stars

FameLab Academy 2020 is finally here! The FameLab team at the Foundation for the WA Museum have been hard at work to help Year 9 and 10 students from WA schools to live their dreams with some of Australia’s top STEM talent! On Wednesday we live stream FameLab Academy from Cecil Andrews College so that…

Science Communication Training

Before the world knew what COVID-19 was or how it would impact our lives in such an unprecedented way, our FameLab 2019 contestants were gathered together to experience the brilliance that Dallas Campbell has to offer in the way of communication training, travelling to us from the Cheltenham Science Festival’s Team in the United Kingdom. Dallas…

World Oceans Day 2020

The Foundation for the WA Museum supports the discovery and protection of marine biodiversity. Today on #WorldOceansDay we share three of the ways we are able to work with the Western Australian Museum for the benefit of our oceans. Woodside Marine Biodiversity Woodside’s social contribution strategy focuses on creating capacity through long-term, strategic investment in…