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Agriculture & farming specialist
Provide research-led practical solutions for farmers and livestock producers.
Research the chemical and physical principles of living organisms.
Research the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of living organisms such as humans, animals and plants and their relationship with the environment.
Analyse chemical compounds in a laboratory environment.
Grow crops, breed livestock, raise fish and other aquatic stock.
Food & wine scientist
Study food substances to improve quality and safety
Geologist or geophysicist
Study the nature and composition of the physical attributes of Earth.
Design strategies for water conservation and improving water quality.
Observe the substance, function and interactions of living organisms and their environments.
Crunch numbers and develop mathematical theories and ideas.
Specialise in metal production, recovery, and purification.
Study the weather to predict future weather patterns.
Expand and apply your scientific knowledge of energy, matter, and motion.
Provide technical support in the lab and collaborate with scientists to perform experiments.
Get your hands dirty and work hard to understand the environment and soil conditions.
Observe the makeup and chemistry of humans, animals, and plants. Glean information about how organisms interact with each other.
Agricultural or forestry scientist
Research and analyse plants, farming, and cultivation methods to improve and enrich forestry and agriculture.
Observe the universe—including planets, stars, and moons—and how it works.
Protect the environment by researching and advising on flora, fauna and natural resources.
Improve human health through research, testing and analysing information.
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