NASA will soon be able to build the tools it needs from a small factory in space, with the Agency’s plan to fly a 3-D printer up to the space station.

A massive effort to move hundreds of patients is complete, marking the official opening of the new Gold Coast University Hospital this week.

A hospital-grade lightweight blood flow imager has been cobbled together for around a hundred dollars by some US scientists, and they say it works perfectly.

Another technology is being tried as a potential replacement for silicon in computer processors, with scientists creating a CPU made from carbon nanotubes.

In extremely small scale technologies for some of the world’s most mind-boggling devices, there are factors at play that can ruin a project from a microscopic scale.

A new study published this week reveals the work of an international team of scientists, who combed records to find 48 new possible causes of multiple sclerosis and markers for several similar conditions.

Everybody wants their own particle accelerator, but colliding hadrons in the comfort of the living room has been impossible for most – until now.

New research shows children who nap in the afternoon perform better on visual-spatial tasks when they wake up.

Researchers at a German institute have claimed a new record for the highest efficiency ever achieved in a solar panel.

Researchers say the loss of some species has interrupted the vital role of small digging critters in keeping the ecosystem turning over.

The University of Queensland was not at fault in the failed launch of the SCRAMSPACE rocket, according to the group that ran the range.

A recent study has shown how easily the brain can be fooled, and pass misinformation to the rest of the body.

A massive 3-D survey of the Great Barrier Reef last year continues to have benefits for the endangered natural wonder, and will now be expanded to other reefs.

A team at the University of Sydney have reconstructed a particularly violent event in our galaxy’s history, rendering a nearby black hole which briefly leapt into life, consumed a star and spewed energy across space.

Engineering students from schools around the country will be putting their custom-built robotic companions into battle for the 2013 National Instruments Autonomous Robotics Competition.

New research has digitally remastered our view of the brain, leading to a clearer picture which could help define better methods for brain-computer interfacing.

Researchers at north Queensland universities have reportedly been fending off waves of interest in their new robot arm for stroke suffers.

The average brain contains about 100 billion neurons, each with one to ten thousand synapses each. A technique has been tested which allows scientists to view the electrical activity of just one synapse at a time amid a torrent of trillions.

New research has found students with dyslexia may find it easier to read on an e-reader than traditional paper.

A new study has a shown a gap year may be just what a student needs to reset their mind for University.

A study has shown the long path ahead to delivering the best education services to indigenous communities.

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