A new tool for imaging life at the nanoscale - developed in Australia - could provide new insights into the molecules involved in neuro-degenerative diseases.

Almost everyone has some kind of back pain, and new research suggests it may actually be a defence mechanism.

Experts have drafted new national guidelines to help diagnose people with autism.

Six Australian universities have made the top 100 in the latest Times Higher Education world university rankings.

Meeting the goals of the Paris climate agreement could cost $1.5 trillion in company profits ...

Four RMIT academics have been stood down for allegedly selling unauthorised e-books to students.

Researchers have used stem cells to restore function in a monkey model of Parkinson’s disease.

Researchers have created a climate change microcosm to see how the ecosystem will respond.

Japanese astronomers have spotted a black hole one hundred thousand times the mass of our Sun poking out from a cloud of molecular gas near the centre of our galaxy.

Queensland researchers are programming drones to monitor coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef.

Whales use their teeth like a sieve to harvest vast amounts of food, but that may not always have been the case.

Engineers are working on a way to pack solar cells together like the lenses in a bug's eye.

Stroke patients could improve motor function by connecting brain their signals with a computer.

Australian efforts to eradicate scabies have won a top science award.

The Education Minister says a new ruling will let unis modernise their staffing.

Trans kids are at much higher risk for suicide and are approximately 10 times more likely ...

A new study links staying in school with a lower risk of heart disease.

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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.

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.

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