New science magazine INGENUITY launched

UNSW and Refraction Media collaborate to create a brand new engineering magazine.

The bigger picture

Growth Centres are drawing together multiple stakeholders to help commercialise groundbreaking research. The ingredients for successful collaboration are now emerging, Susan Hely reports.

Navigating the future of GPS

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.

Risky business

In part 3 of his guide to collaboration, commercialisation manager James Dalton explores how to manage risk in industry-research partnerships.

Nimble funding for CRC-Ps

Fast funding allows industry-research partnerships to race ahead.

Lost satellite?

Our Aussie satellite is in orbit, but no signal has been detected so far.

New defence funding announced

Australian researchers will have unprecedented access to competitive funding in a new multidisciplinary program.

Beat the News with digital footprints

A groundbreaking D2D CRC program can now predict destabilising events such as social upheaval, political crises, election outcomes and disease epidemics.

The future is innovation

The Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO, Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, introduces the CRCA’s brand new edition of KnowHow magazine.

Laying the foundations

In part 2 of his guide to collaboration, commercialisation manager James Dalton explores how to building a strong foundation for industry-research partnerships.

Lift-off for Australian CubeSats!

Three satellites built at Australian universities were launched into space on board a rocket bound for the International Space Station.

E-cigarettes point to babies at risk

While smokers look to e-cigarettes as a healthier alternative, study shows mothers who vape during pregnancy put babies at asthma risk.

Sowing the seeds of technology transfer

Founder of gemaker, Nat Chapman, talks commercialisation in botanical terms, and explains how her team helps turn research into solutions.

Graphene innovation lowers cost of production

A breakthrough by CSIRO-led scientists has made the world’s strongest material more commercially viable, thanks to the humble soybean.

Hyperloop fires up Aussie students

A futuristic pod with a braking system invented by Australian university students may become a critical component in the Hyperloop.

Fourth industrial revolution lifts social good

CEO of Salesforce Rob Acker points out five ways the Fourth Industrial Revolution will transform NGOs.

Biosensors to shield against deadly epidemics

Near the height of the Zika virus outbreak, Associate Professor Joanne Macdonald started developing portable diagnostic technologies to save lives.

Smart needle uses IOT in brain surgery

A smart needle with an embedded camera is helping doctors perform safer brain surgery.

Blueprints to a collaboration boom

Dr Robin Knight, Director of UK-based collaboration platform IN-PART, shares what Australia and the UK can learn from each other when it comes to commercialisation.

Blockchain tech shaping spatial information

The CRC for Spatial Information has compiled the best blockchain ideas from PhD students taking part in their 2016 “Solvathon”.

Robots hunt down crown-of-thorns

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.

3D printing turbo-boost for university spin-off

Melbourne’s 3D printed jet engine technology is flying into production in France.

Find the best 5 ways to get to Mars

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.

Sapphire Clock ticks towards the attosecond

The world’s most precise clock has been fine-tuned to boost radar and GPS capabilities.