Stalagmite growth found to be surprisingly constant

To look inside a stalagmite is to look back in time tens of thousands of years…

Children more distracted by digital devices in the home, parents say

Research from the Gonski Institute for Education reveals parents perceive digital devices as necessary for their…

“Plastification” of the planet study – expert available to comment

An international study of airborne plastic particles released today has found that microplastic pollution is now spiralling around the globe, resulting…

Scientists shed more light on molecules linked to life on other planets

To confirm life on other planets, we need to detect far more molecules in their atmospheres…

First human trials under way for scar-less wound healing cream

Researchers from The University of Western Australia have partnered with industry to conduct a world-first study…

FOOD WASTE HELPS SECURE FUTURE FISH

Human food scraps could be used to create high-quality food for farmed fish, leading to a…

How will climate change affect hailstorms?

Expected effects of climate change on hailstorms vary markedly by region, according to a new international…

50th Anniversary: Invention of GTIN-the Number Behind the Barcode

With 50 y ears of digitalisation in commerce, GS1 for collaboration towards next generations barcodes. Fifty…

Narooma’s hot spot of ocean warming is more than three times the global average

A UNSW analysis has found waters off southern NSW are demonstrating an accelerated warming trend.The waters…

CSIRO’S Dish to support one of the first commercial moon landings

The iconic Parkes radio telescope, owned and operated by Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, will help…

Traditional owners and scientists tackle common climate challenge

In the largest meeting of its kind, Traditional Owners and scientists across Australia are meeting to…

Science takes guesswork out of cheese production and reduces waste

Science takes guesswork out of cheese production and reduces wasteMaking cheese leaves a lot to chance…

New study shows driverless vehicles could create more traffic congestion

A type of driverless vehicle designed to reduce traffic congestion has been found to have the…

Bushfire prediction tech to bolster emergency response efforts

Australia will develop a nationally consistent bushfire modelling and prediction capability under an agreement announced today…

Sea level data confirms climate modeling projections were right

Projections of rising sea levels this century are on the money when tested against satellite and…

Australia curious about potential of synthetic biology

Australians were broadly “hopeful”, “excited” and “curious” about how the emerging field of synthetic biology could…

$1 million funding for hydrogen vehicle refueller

CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, has welcomed Victorian government funding that will enable it to partner…

Cleaner, stronger, harder: New tech improves sustainable concrete

Researchers from RMIT have developed a new technology to manufacture concrete made from recycled materials that…

This is your COVID-19 wake-up call: it is 100 seconds to midnight

Ineffectual response to pandemic seen as evidence of government, institutions and public lack of readiness to…

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