Local researchers are the first in the world to eavesdrop on ecosystems to monitor wetland restoration.

Regulators have approved oil and gas testing in the Great Australian Bight this year.

Australian researchers have found termites play a critical role in helping tropical rainforest plants survive drought.

British researchers have modelled the immediate phase out of fossil fuel.

Water authorities are rushing to respond to mass death events in the Murray-Darling basin.

A new study found six out of ten ‘nicotine-free’ e-cigarette liquids in fact contained nicotine.

Experts say all infants should have egg and peanuts introduced to their diet in their first year of life.

Research shows more baby boomers are hitting the booze at risky levels.

Researchers have taught artificial intelligence to identify rare genetic syndromes from photos of the face.

Australian researchers have found a new complex carbohydrate in barley - the first of its kind to be discovered in over 30 years.

Researchers are calling for as much information on sawfish as they can gather.

Australian quantum scientists have used single atom technology to build 3D silicon quantum chips.

New investments could bring about the next generation of autonomous vehicle sensing.

NASA's New Horizons mission has taken detailed images of the most distant object mankind has ever explored — a big rock called Ultima Thule.

Research has found Irish soil thought to have medicinal properties appears to carry superbug-busting potential.

Up to 93 per cent of green turtle hatchlings could be female by 2100, as climate change causes “feminisation” of the species.

Experts hope new investigations into ancient DNA can enable the return of Aboriginal remains to the lands from which they came.

Artificial intelligence has revealed a significant loss of crucial intertidal ecosystems.

Researchers have listened to the ‘freshwater orchestra’ of singing fish to study river health.

Australian scientists are working on new solar cell materials to replace silicon.

Experts have issued a range of warnings in a new report on the state of the Australian climate.

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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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