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.
Key messages from the Science Meets Business summit held in Melbourne this week.
CEO of Science and Technology Australia, Kylie Walker, smashes all of the stereotypes in her campaign to celebrate Women in STEM.
A new wireless e-textile developed by BAE Systems allows soldiers to plug electronic devices, like a smartphone, into their armour.
Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) announced the winners of their Research Commercialisation Awards at KCA’s annual conference.
Meet the winners of the 2016 Eureka Prizes, which showcase the best advancements in Australian science, technology and innovation.
With the window of opportunity closing for businesses to get on board the fourth industrial revolution, Australian leaders urge old corporations to take action now.
Industry needs to ‘lean in’ to commercialisation and partnership opportunities, say universities.
Australian business leaders identify crucial factors for innovation and economic growth at the 2016 AFR National Innovation Summit.
A new analysis software that simplifies dysphagia diagnoses will speed up results and eliminate the need for x-rays.
Life expectancy only seems to go upwards, but how far can it go? Simon Lawrence spoke to experts at the cutting edge about what might lead to longer and better lives.
Meet the women from the group of outstanding professionals who were awarded ‘Australia’s Most Innovative Engineers 2016’ in Engineer Australia’s magazine, create.
A 15-year strategic plan for Australia’s innovation sector is being developed over the next year. But how does it compare to the rest of the world?
Eleven new research-based startups revealed their business ideas at CSIRO’s ON Accelerate Demo Night.
Innovation psychologist Dr Amantha Imber writes about a critical ingredient for business tech innovation in an extract from her book, the Innovation Formula.
Meet the three winners of the Clunies Ross Awards in these short videos from the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.
A new method of injecting nanoparticles into glass has created potential applications for biomedical engineering and 3D displays.
Chemical engineer Frances Arnold received the prize for creating a revolutionary method of engineering enzymes.
The future of chatbots is more than just small-talk, says researchers at CSIRO and the University of Queensland.
UTS is powering up student-founded startups with its new Hatchery and Hatchery+ incubator programs.
New software developed by the University of South Australia is helping Southeast Asia’s buildings conserve rainwater.
From designing better drugs to pondering the nature of gravity waves, the University of Western Australia’s new supercomputer is empowering big data research.
A mobile application that bridges the communication gap between parents and schools in Australia is set to expand across the globe.