A new technique is being developed that would allow human cells to be turned back into stem cells, and grown into virtually any body part.

Some astounding inventions have shown the high level of creativity in the minds of Australian high-schoolers.

A new type of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan can take a fresh look at the whole body, to help plot the spread of cancer among other duties.

Modern science has found a tiny culprit in an ancient mystery – shedding light on what killed around half the population of Europe, twice.

The University of South Australia has decided to open the doors on a new research institute dedicated to the many choices we have to make.

A major hub has been opened which will see many of the world’s leading experts working close to Antarctica, basking in the relative comfort of Hobart.

Australian researchers have created an online test to check for Alzheimer’s disease in just ten minutes.

CSIRO researchers are using smart yellow sticks to see what makes the Indian Ocean tick.

Parents play the major role in the future health of their children, but new research shows even the exact moment of conception can influence a kid's fate.

Some groundbreaking science may spell the end for a damning condition which has plagued men for generations – baldness.

Every day tonnes of paper is printed on, handed to someone, virtually ignored and then thrown away, but a new development could see the end of single-use paper wastage.

Some microscopic engineering may make the magic bullet for deadly viruses and bacteria, with Queensland researchers hoping to use oil as a cure.

British engineers have set up what may be the world’s fastest internet connection, transferring data between two cities at a mind-boggling 1.4 terabits per second.

A huge bounty has been offered for one of the most prominent hacks imaginable, with Google putting up a $US2.7 million prize for someone to break into its software.

Two champions of a renewable energy future have been honoured this Australia Day.

Research engineers have created a tiny device which can sense wasted electromagnetic energy, and could improve the reliability and efficiency of virtually any electrical device or system.

The decline of honeybee populations around the world is a cause for great concern, and researchers have just discovered another possible reason the vital bugs are dropping like flies.

Researchers in the UK have created a system to model bizarre physical phenomena much faster than ever before.

Research has suggested there may be a fun new way to fight against one of the world’s leading causes of death.

Science has continued its habit of stealing the best bits from nature, this time using a nice bit of squid design for a new way to balance vision and fact.

Batteries made from a futuristic mix of sugars and other enzymes could power our devices in just a few years, with a new standard set by researchers in the US.

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