Malcolm Turnbull’s cabinet reshuffle demotes science to assistant ministry and disappoints peak body, Science & Technology Australia.
There’s a critical need to drive STEM careers to improve our Defence Force. Military jobs now include drones and science, not just frontline defence.
AI is disrupting even non-tech industries with an automation revolution. Experts urge us to focus on the human skills that give us an edge if we want to thrive in the AI future.
Matt Barrie, Chief Executive of Freelancer.com, shares his concerns about the Australian economy.
Patent attorney Dr Gavin Recchia advises that intellectual property protection will help both researchers and entrepreneurs engage with industry.
Dr Larry Marshall’s Address to the National Press Club on November 8.
The Energy Pipelines CRC is combining science and real-life experience to create innovative solutions to the myriad problems faced by the oil and gas pipeline sector.
There are two million near-Earth asteroids in our Solar System, containing vast mineral resources, and, even more vitally, water. Plans to survey them are already underway.
University innovation strategy has successes on the board and Australia should look to capitalise on these rather than focus on failures.
Led by the legendary Martin Green, UNSW’s photovoltaic researchers have toppled world records in solar cell design again and again. But they ain’t done yet.
There is a long way to go to get to gender equity in one of the most inequitable fields of employment in Australia.
Developing research excellence in Indigenous affairs requires a commitment to collaborate with communities at every stage of the research.
CRCs are leading the way in introducing PhD students to a career in industry with targeted placement programs and projects.
More collaboration between business and research is required to bring new goods and services to market, says ISA’s Tim Powell.
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.
In part 2 of his guide to collaboration, commercialisation manager James Dalton explores how to building a strong foundation for industry-research partnerships.
Australia’s Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science examined the future of research, disruption and job security in his address to the National Press Club.
Commercialisation manager James Dalton shares his wealth of experience in research-industry collaboration: a bridge-building guide for both sides.
Small and medium business confidence has risen to its highest level in six and a half years.
CEO of the CRC Association, Dr Tony Peacock, responds to the new approach to establishing CRC priorities announced by the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science.
Researchers from Monash University have won the prestigious GSK Award for Research Excellence for developing “dimmer switch” medicines.
A luxury watch brand has teamed up with Flinders University nanotechnologists to develop a new casing material that will give their watches a competitive edge.
Twenty-two new grants have been allocated to Australian businesses commercialising novel products under the government’s Entrepreneurs Programme.
We shortlist your best 5 ways to get to Mars in the short term, plus the most hopeful new technology taking us further to space.