Scientists are getting a fix on bizarre movements in the quantum world.

Recent climate progress is positive, but the claim that the ‘science is settled’...

Researchers have forecast more rain as Australia faces increased climate variability.

Using lasers and modified brain cells, researchers have isolated the circuitry behind predatory behaviour.

South Australia will examine the potential benefits of a cannabis industry, while moves on the federal level are less clear.

SpaceX has successfully delivered a large payload into orbit.

New research has caught a glimpse of what happened to the Great Barrier Reef when it was brought close to death over 100,000 years ago.

Australian biomedical engineers are working on high-tech fabrics that mimic an ingenious natural material - the bone tissue periosteum.

Another aspect thought to be unique to humans has been spotted in baboons.

Research has warned that waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances poses a threat to health and the environment.

Smart watches could soon be used to predict illnesses before their wearer knows they are coming.

While the Trans-Pacific Partnership took a beating in the US election cycle, other world leaders want to see it go ahead.

Australian researchers have caught the first ever glimpse of the brain’s tiniest molecules in action.

A far-reaching new review has counted the cost of feral cats on Australian ecology.

A new paper looks at the ‘paperfuge’ – a cheap and simple centrifuge for use outside of high-tech labs.

NASA scientists have added new details to the relationship between bushfires and drought.

An Australian-led study shows that protecting more fish could secure the livelihoods of millions of people.

Research looking at the ancient history of the Great Barrier Reef has some warnings for the future.

MIT has designed what it says is one of the strongest lightweight materials ever.

The burning stacks that typify many industrial sites are seen as a wasted opportunity by engineers.

Adelaide’s high-speed academic internet system will be expanded this year.

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NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

We all have our parents’ lifestyles and emotions encoded in our cells - that is the wonder of epigenetics.

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