Experts have issued a range of warnings in a new report on the state of the Australian climate.

More funds have been provided for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of dementia.

A search of undersea mountains off Tasmania has uncovered new reefs and dozens of unnamed species.

The Federal Government has announced a cut in funding for research.

Labor says it would create a commonwealth environmental protection agency if it wins next year’s election.

A new study has found shoppers underestimate the carbon cost of their food choices, but they would like to know more.

CSIRO says Adani's water management plan for the proposed Carmichael coal mine is seriously flawed.

Research suggests people who frequently play violent video games are less affected by disturbing images than non-players.

New stats show gay, lesbian and bisexual Australians suffer from poorer health, especially when it comes to emotional health and suffering physical violence.

Australian engineers have taken the latest step closer to quantum computing with a new optical microchip.

The University of Wollongong will soon offer a controversial Bachelor of Arts in Western Civilisation degree.

Adelaide will be the home of Australia's new space agency.

Some leading local labs have formed a new group dedicated to developing ethical AI.

Australia could be on track to meet its Paris 2030 emissions reductions because of a loophole.

Researchers have shed light on barely living ‘zombie’ bacteria thriving in a deep ‘subterranean Galapagos’.

Invasive species have been ranked as the highest threat to Australian biodiversity, with habitat loss a close second.

A new blood test is being developed to measure the risk of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) ...

A new study by Australian safety authorities has found no link between the use of mobile phones and incidence of brain cancers.

Research suggests corals on the Great Barrier Reef were more resilient to the 2017 heatwave than the 2016 heatwave, even though it was hotter and longer.

Researchers have used millions of coral sperm and egg bundles to help improve reefs heavily degraded by the 2016/17 bleaching events.

Scientists have set a new record for the amount of time a baboon can live with a pig’s heart.

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