Planetary scientists are being overwhelmed this week with new data on two different asteroids.

Scientists say the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) could be downplaying global threats.

Researchers have used Hepatitis B to model ancient human population movements into Australia.

An old Toyota car plant in Victoria is being turned into a renewable energy hub to produce hydrogen fuels.

Australian researchers have overcome a fundamental hurdle to building quantum computers in silicon.

A new study has slammed Bitcoin mining technology for its large environmental costs.

Researchers are working on an artificial womb that could one day save the lives of extremely premature babies.

Scientists and ethicists from seven countries have called for a global moratorium on human genome editing.

One expert is questioning the barriers to tech innovation in healthcare.

Australian researchers have made it possible to do genomic analysis on a phone.

Dementia rates are declining among older Australians in home and long-term care.

Research suggests dietary changes may have allowed human speech to advance.

CSIRO has launched a giant, purpose-built research facility for robotics and AI systems.

Researchers are using Google Street View to track gentrification of cities.

A new technique gives unprecedented insight into the dramatic changes occurring in a baby’s first week of life.

Geoscience Australia has released a new strategy to help Australian industries use satellite data.

New estimates say air pollution is responsible for up to 8.8 million extra deaths around the world each year.

Global wetlands are worth over $66.55 trillion dollars a year, according to a new study.

Sydney is now home to Australia’s most advanced 3D printing facility.

A WA Government-funded study into the effectiveness of a personal shark deterrent has come up with some mixed results.

Australia's anti-encryption laws are attracting international ridicule.

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Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

Blockchain is the programming that gives Bitcoin its value, but it could be much more than that. Blockchain could change the world.

A giant chunk of Antarctica will soon break free, but what does it mean for the rest of the Earth?

Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

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