Researchers have demonstrated the thinnest, lightest solar cells ever produced.

As robots take on more human abilities, a new report on the future of the workforce has been released.

New research has provided a big step forward in the way we understand pancreatic cancer, or rather, cancers.

Doctors and addiction experts will conduct pill testing at NSW festivals, with or without the support of the Government.

Adults very rarely go to children for perspective or insight...

Staff at the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) have become the latest to reject a bargaining agreement that their union says is framed by the Government’s “harsh and unworkable public sector bargaining policy”.

Labor is preparing a bill that would ban animal testing for cosmetics in Australia.

Labor, Greens and independent politicians have gathered to stop the latest attack on Australian science.

Updated modelling shows global sea level rose faster in the 20th century than in any of the 27 previous centuries.

Infrastructure Australia (IA) has put out a 15-year plan for 93 major projects that it says will only be possible after big changes.

Bioengineering researchers have modified a commercial-grade laser cutter to create a low-cost laser sintering platform that can print intricate 3-D objects from powdered plastics and biomaterials.

Eating a so-called ‘paleo diet’ might lead to rapid weight gain with particular risks for diabetics, one study suggests.

The Australian parliamentary inquiry into ‘revenge porn’ is due to report this week, and experts say something drastic must be done.

Researchers have used a small-scale and very specific study to suggest teaching is an innate human behaviour.

China is about to fire up the world's largest radio telescope.

New figures show Australia is slacking off on immunisation, and could be putting people at risk.

Physicist Stephen Hawking has unveiled this year’s Top 10 Global Teacher Prize Finalists.

Engineers are using advanced techniques to store mind-boggling amounts of data on tiny glass discs.

Excitement is rising around a new cancer treatment that uses a patient’s own cells.

A massive new industry could open up in Australia following research on materials for the thinnest condom ever.

Four billion people face severe water scarcity for at least one month a year, according to a new report.

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