New research suggests even the earliest humans mingled with Neanderthals.

Economists say Australian living standards will slip due to the cost of a changing climate.

CSIRO has created a new way for farmers to assess their impacts on water quality.

Experts say desalination plants are critical for Australia’s future.

Australian scientists have successfully grown the Wuhan coronavirus in a lab.

New government grants are being offered for academics pursuing research on Australian history and culture.

Eighty of Australia's top academics have declared an “urgent need for deep cuts” to Australia's greenhouse gas emissions.

A lab set up to re-test old drugs has found dozens of potential new cancer treatments.

A new study suggests regulations designed to limit lead levels in children may be working.

New microscopic sensors developed in Australia could make aircraft safer, improve the lives of diabetics and help those who rely on prosthetics.

The world’s first public database of mine tailings dams has been launched to prevent deadly disasters.

New, high-tech perovskite solar modules have passed three critical stability tests.

Australian researchers have developed an ultra-thin and ultra-flexible electronic material that can be printed and rolled.

Prominent Australian epidemiologist Dr Peter Salama has died.

Scientists have 3D-printed the vocal cords of an ancient Egyptian priest.

The world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope is ready to run.

With rivers drying up and platypuses becoming stranded, scientists are concerned for the future of the species.

Experts are pushing for more acoustic monitoring in freshwater systems.

The World Health Organization warns there is not enough money or innovation going into developing new antibiotics.

Years of plant research have been destroyed by hailstorms in the ACT.

A new independent national taskforce is tackling the significant deficit in the numbers of women studying engineering.

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