An Australian health expert says smoking should be banned entirely, replacing cigarettes with superior alternatives.

An oceanographer has warned key infrastructure near Perth's Swan River could be permanently flooded by 2100.

Over 280 marine species from coastal waters around Japan have hitched a ride on the 2011 Japanese tsunami.

South Australian nanosatellite maker Inovor Technologies has been granted almost half a million dollars and linked with the largest private space company in Italy.

Australian researchers have led a program to design a fibre-optic gas sensor with unprecedented sensitivity.

CSIRO has bought time on one of the world’s most sophisticated satellites.

A leading education expert says too many teachers are “allowed to make it up” as they go.

New research suggests a majority of autism risk is genetic.

Researchers are working on new devices to help diabetic millennials monitor their blood glucose.

Engineers are working on ways to harvest energy from evaporating water.

150 million years have been added to the timeline of life on Earth.

Releasing fish and prawns from aquaculture into the ocean may not help much.

New technological interventions are needed to protect coral reefs from increased climate variability.

Australian scientists have laid out their vision for the new national space agency.

A new study has found puberty can be induced by sexual touch in female rats.

Marine research says noise from oil and gas exploration could be harming scallops.

Monitoring wastewater is a useful way to understand drug use in a population, and experts say they have now enhanced the technique.

Experts say the world should still be able to reach the goal of limiting warming to 1.5°C ...

Australian researchers have stored photonic information as an acoustic wave on a microchip.

A new technique opens up 3D printing to thousands of metal alloys - even those that can't be welded.

Scientists want laws changed to allow three-parent babies in Australia.

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