Studies of coastlines and cities, conducted in Australia with unparalleled sensitivity, are set to rewrite the world’s climate models and civil engineering guidelines.
Professor Ravi Naidu is confronting a problem that killed eight times more people in one year than diabetes.
ANSTO is using nuclear science in a bid to understand the causes and rates of soil degradation throughout Asia and the Pacific.
Australian and New Zealand know-how is on the cusp of revolutionising geopositioning, which – in the near future – will be able to get accuracy down to 10cm.
How do carbon-neutral homes stack up when it comes to liveability and consumer demand?
Cutting-edge water designs created for developed cities can futureproof vulnerable and degraded environments in developing countries.
Australia’s productivity is poised on a knife edge as traditional boom areas bust. But four new industries are set to take up the strain.
Millions of bits of space junk are currently orbiting Earth, ranging in size from mere millimetres through to discarded, school bus-sized parts of multi-stage rockets.
We need to do more to develop technology that can remove carbon from the atmosphere, says Eelco Rohling, professor of ocean and climate change at ANU.
University discovery ‘BioClay’ helps plants protect themselves from pests without the environmental and human health impacts associated with pesticides.
The CRCSI has developed a webtool to allow coastal residents in Vanuatu to understand and act on rising sea levels and coastal flooding.
The Australian National Data Service (ANDS) is celebrating the real-world impact of data. Their latest article tells the story of a citizen science project to save coral reefs.
Australian scientists join an international group travelling to Antarctica to raise the voice of women working towards global sustainability.
ANDS is celebrating the real-world impact of data with their #dataimpact campaign. Their latest article tells how large datasets are improving pollination protection.
We always hear that renewable energy is getting cheaper, but what does that really mean?
A new report from Alluvium has estimated that cleaning up the Great Barrier Reef will cost $8.2 billion. How does this compare with its value?
Australia calls for leadership and coordination to avoid gaping hole in Australia’s biosecurity.
Australian researchers have created an environmentally friendly, paper-based sensor for monitoring sun exposure.
The Blue Mountains Low Carbon Living program has released a website and app to help tourists find low carbon businesses.
Microgrid clusters are making it easier to go off-grid as neighbours help each other manage peak energy loads.
CRC CARE has developed new soil monitoring technology to provide farmers with cheaper, more immediate irrigation feedback.
The Low Carbon Living CRC drives new efforts to cut residential and commercial carbon emissions.
ANSTO’s Synroc team is a leader in the global nuclear community for nuclear waste immobilisation and treatment technology.
Scientists can now directly link declining coral growth with increasing ocean acidity.