It’s a tough journey from the lab bench to the real world but it’s one worth taking. Read why we need to work harder to reap the rewards of innovation.
A novel type of expandable bone fastener created by 3D-printing can make spinal surgery safer for the patient and easier for the surgeon.
Researchers have developed a new UV blocking material that can be used to make sunscreen, bandages and contact lenses.
A robotic brick builder developed by an Australian company has generated massive interest globally.
A short video about the electromagnetic spectrum from the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research in Perth, Western Australia.
The first on-road driverless car trials in Southern Hemisphere are to be held in South Australia.
A new iOS and Android app allows users to report sightings of feral cats to help preserve endangered wildlife.
‘Vinnovation’ competition pushes grape growers to (v)innovate for the benefit of farmers state-wide.
A dragonfly’s eyes and brain are the inspiration for a new machine vision system.
Research into Australia’s renewable resources for improving generation and storage technologies.
Australia’s top researchers are recognised at the 2015 Thomson Reuters Australian Citation & Innovation Awards.
The key to preventing illness from interfering with training and performance for athletes.
A newly developed device will ensure paramedic staff are prepared when they need to perform risky rare procedures.
Wheat growers are excited by early data from an on-farm experiment to assess a non-chemical method of reducing insect damage in stored cereal grain.
Technology is helping us cross cultural barriers, scale vast distances, and develop collaborative workspaces.
Australia’s leading innovation in engineering and manufacturing is a national asset.
Professor Warwick McKibben notes the importance of flexibility and uncertainty in approaching future challenges.
Commercialising research takes years of work and risk-taking, Margaret Gardner explains.
Australia’s world-leading Cooperative Research Centres program will be celebrating 25 years of science impact and achievement at its annual conference in Canberra on 25 May.
Australia’s first cell therapy manufacturing centre is bridging the gap between cell research in the lab and its availability in the market.
Researchers at the University of South Australia will take body measurements of Navy personnel using 3D scanning technology.
Two researchers from Flinders University have a vision to make the world a better place, and are using STEM smarts and industry collaboration to make it a reality.
Trials of remote dental exams have shown that virtual dental consultations could improve oral health in remote communities.