A futuristic pod with a braking system invented by Australian university students may become a critical component in the Hyperloop.
With the new year approaching, we looked back over the year’s biggest news and picked the top 10 STEM stories of 2016 to share with you.
Ten tech visionaries from Australasia have been honoured by MIT Tech Review, which unveiled its 2017 Regional List of ‘Innovators Under 35’.
Dr Robin Knight, Director of collaboration platform IN-PART, explores what makes a university’s research most ripe for application by industry.
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.
QUT’s COTSbot is the world’s first robot to control the crown-of-thorns starfish, a coral killer that has destroyed vast stretches of the Great Barrier Reef.
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.