The top 1 per cent of Australians are now wealthier than the bottom 70 per cent combined.

Researchers are developing spray-on technology for repairing ships.

The Australian Academy of Science is preparing an independent report on the Murray-Darling Basin fish deaths.

CSIRO has released new high-tech tools for farm data and analytics.

Experts say the military can wage war on global health issues.

Scientists at CERN have released plans for a new particle collider four times larger than the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

Australian engineers have created a new and extremely sensitive method of measuring ultrasound, which could revolutionise a range of technologies.

Australian researchers have found a way to control the virus which causes infection after transplants.

The Chinese scientist who claimed to have edited the genes of twin babies could face the death penalty.

A new study has found the strongest opponents to GM food think they know the most, but tend to know the least.

Researchers are working on a new technique that could turn breast cancer cells into harmless fat cells.

A new partnership aims to supercharge the development of new vaccines.

Experts say smartphones come with some major risks, ergonomically speaking.

The controversial $444 million grant to an obscure Great Barrier Reef charity did not comply ...

China’s space agency says cotton seeds planted on the far side of the Moon have sprouted.

Experts say Antarctica is melting more than six times faster than it did in the 1980s.

New research has investigated how our brains turn experiences into memory.

A new trial will see palliative care patients treated with psilocybin to reduce anxiety about their deaths.

Australian scientists have found a way for astronomers to map elusive dark matter.

CSIRO experts have offered a bold glimpse into what the robots of the future could look like.

The Hubble Telescope has discovered the brightest ancient quasar ever seen – emitting as much light as about 600 trillion suns.

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