Programming a robot to move around a simulated Mars terrain is among dozens of activities at this week’s International Astronautical Congress aimed at inspiring thousands of children to embark on STEM careers.
Michael Davis, the head of the space industry association and organiser of this week’s International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, said the State Government's space plan would help the state take advantage of the newly announced national space agency.
Australia’s first and most famous astronaut Andrew Thomas will headline a range of public events next week as Adelaide welcomes the world’s space leaders at the International Astronautical Congress.
South Australian start-up Research Sat has developed a prototype of its 3D-printed titanium box, associated quartz glass slides and microchips to transmit data that fits neatly into a miniature satellite.
A South Australian mobile app to help warn and protect communities from bushfires is being developed with a little help from NASA.
A working model of NASA’s Mars Rover Curiosity will explore the friendlier terrain of the Adelaide Convention Centre at this month’s International Astronautical Congress.