Artificial intelligence (AI) is learning more about how to work with (and on) humans.
As International Women’s Day brings a focus to the gender gap in STEM, research shows we need to change the system early in girls’ lives.
Medical drones with a flying range of up to 250km will be developed and trialled for delivery of potentially life-saving medicines.
An interactive mapping tool that tracks the state of the Australian cyber security job market in real time and provides data on the talent gap within the sector
Stone & Chalk and AustCyber merge to accelerate growth for Australian emerging technology companies
World-first technology combines engineering, drones, cameras, and artificial intelligence to monitor people’s vital health signs remotely.
Refraction Media co-founder and publisher of the Science Meets Business site, Heather Catchpole, has joined the Board of Science and Technology Australia, Australia’s peak body in science and technology representing more than 80,000 scientists and technologists.
Researchers have shown how disposable face masks could be recycled to make roads, in a circular economy solution to pandemic-generated waste.
Professor Simon Lucey, co-director at the Australian Institute for Machine Learning in Adelaide, South Australia has seen first hand the benefits of collaboration.
Australia is expecting a strong wheat crop this year, but that would be threatened if a large outbreak of wheat rust occurred. CSIRO, led an international effort to develop wheats with a stronger and potentially more durable level of resistance against rust diseases.
CRC ORE-developed simulation software platform for improving the efficiency of mineral processing operations is set to take on the world.
Quantum computing offers the potential to significantly accelerate and optimize the discovery of future new medicines for patients
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Sydney Quantum Academy is working to create thousands of well-paid, high-tech jobs building on the city’s quantum strengths.
Researchers from Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, have developed new implantable devices equipped with machine learning to help prevent seizures and monitor patients after brain surgery.
NSW could significantly increase technological innovation and new product development by creating beta-testing sites within NSW for university researchers.
Recently, the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) issued warnings to Australian health-care providers that it had observed an increase in cyber incidents targeting the sector.
Fighting wildfires is one of the most dangerous professions in the world but new ECU research may reduce firefighter injuries and fatalities whilst responding to large wildfires.
Globally, the number of shark bites is on the rise, with a threefold increase since 1982. White sharks, bull sharks and tiger sharks are most commonly responsible.
Scientists at CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, in partnership with Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance, have developed an Australian-first digital conversation agent (a ‘chatbot’) that could support patients in making informed decisions about genomic testing for future health risks.
Jane O’Dwyer will become the Chief Executive Officer of the Cooperative Research Centres Association (CRC Association)
Low-cost method for recycling used cooking oil and agricultural waste into biodiesel.
CSIRO’s Data61, the digital specialist arm of Australia’s national science agency, announced today it is developing a prototype smart pet collar in collaboration with agtech company Ceres Tag, that will enable pet owners to accurately track the location of their animal from a short and long distance, filling a gap in the smart collar market.