The Federal Government has put up almost $1.1 billion to promote business-based research, development and innovation over the next four years.

Neuroscientists now can read the mind of a fly – or at least, watch it think.

New evidence suggests a father’s diet can influence their unborn children – before they are even conceived.

A group of US scientists and activists want the next level of gene-editing techniques banned.

New research shows the act of handling money makes young children work harder and give less.

The University of Newcastle has signed a deal to bring US PhD graduates to Australia for an extra 10 months of study.

A worldwide survey has provided some surprising findings about the religion of scientists.

A recent study has found about 10 per cent of future teachers fail to meet required standards of literacy and numeracy.

There are more hearings on this week in South Australia’s nuclear fuel cycle royal commission.

This year’s Bioenergy Australia conference in Tasmania has been used to call for state and federal government help to improve the industry.

New research shows that even small shifts in climate can have massive effects on forest health.

Japan is side-stepping international law to send its ships out to kill hundreds more Minke whales.

Reports say there has been a major cyber attack on the computers at the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM), and China is to blame.

University of South Australia has turned its telecommunications research into a multi-million company.

Australian researchers are close to commercial trials of an exciting new material that can soak up oil spills.

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