A new touch-screen therapy tool could accelerate the recovery of patients who have suffered a stroke.

Engineers have developed an oil-catching sponge that could help recover contamination from offshore drilling.

Australia has been slammed for its policy of using old carbon credits to count towards future emissions targets.

If junk food were labelled with the amount of exercise it takes to burn off the calories, people may make healthier choices.

Queensland researchers have developed new technology to produce safer ‘hybrid’ viruses at high volumes for use in vaccines and diagnostics for mosquito-borne diseases.

Authorities say over 30 gigawatts of new clean power generation will be needed ...

Australia's top doctors say the country's public hospitals are “going backwards”.

Experts are looking at whether summer holidays bring weight gain for kids.

What is your ideal job? New research suggests the subtleties of different occupations could be key ...

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has constructed what could be the world's largest periodic table.

International researchers have embedded plans for a 3D-printed bunny in synthetic DNA.

Australia has sunk in global climate ratings.

Experts have assessed the benefits and risks for marine ecosystems from carbon removal plans.

An emotion-sensing robot is being sent to the International Space Station to aid astronauts' mental health.

A new peanut allergy vaccine has proven successful in mice.

A new review has called for the hiring of more LGBTQ and disabled astronomers.

New research shows Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992 – enough to push global sea levels up by 10.6 millimetres.

Experts have created a high spatial resolution atlas that maps the environmental characteristics of all the globe’s rivers and catchments.

Russia has suggested Australia follow its lead by building an offshore, floating nuclear reactor.

Greenhouse gas emissions should set a new record this year, but the rate of growth has shrunk.

A cyber security expert says organisations face new issues from the use of personal mobile devices in the workplace.

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