A landmark investment has been made in research to prevent and treat cardiometabolic diseases.

A demonstration facility to produce biofuels and other renewable chemicals from crop and forestry wastes has been funded.

Charles Sturt University has switched on a 6,000-panel rooftop solar system.

Swinburne engineers have been awarded for ground-breaking work to keep buildings standing.

High-tech methods have been used to improve centuries-old clockwork mechanisms.

IBM is allowing cloud access to its 20-qubit quantum computer.

Australian researchers are studying why animals are they size they are.

Researchers have studied how a particular clay mineral can create huge underground oceans.

Australian researchers have discovered details of the dating lives of dolphins.

The Bureau of Meteorology has put Australia on a La Nina alert, the level just before an official La Nina.

Engineers have discovered that porous wood can greatly increase the efficiency of water-to-steam conversion under sunlight.

Rumour has it gossiping may actually be useful.

Researchers say they have found a second function for oxytocin in the brain.

Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries have announced an agreement on a rebadged Trans-Pacific Partnership.

A new research collaboration has been launched to develop the next generation of sensitive, portable disease and drugs tests.

Neuroscientists have watched the brain grow and shrink as lessons become engrained functions.

Over 15,000 scientists have signed a warning letter about the Earth.

A major piece of Australian astronomical research infrastructure is now ten times more powerful.

Tasmanian researchers have found a living throwback to one of the earliest lifeforms on Earth.

New research suggests livestock have been directly responsible for about 23 per cent of annual global warming.

Researchers are looking decades down the line for later-than-next-generation power sources.

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