Australia’s biofuture

Australia is well positioned to take advantage of opportunities in the economic growth area of biocommodities.

Mining money-saver

Curtin University has created TopDump – a mine waste optimiser that could cut costs and reduce environmental damage.

The services boom

There are still profits to be extracted from mining in Australia, as long as we are willing to make some smart, clear-eyed choices.

The new carbon industry

The Low Carbon Living CRC drives new efforts to cut residential and commercial carbon emissions.

CO₂ cuts nutrition

Climate change will have an impact on plant growth and the nutritional value of the food we produce.

Women in science and business

For Australia to move forward with a new #ideasboom, promoting collaboration and partnerships over pure academic achievement, women in science must lead the charge.

Collaborate or crumble

Finding collaborators and creating an interdisciplinary culture is key to successful research commercialisation.

Connecting graduates with businesses

Australian companies are collaborating with early career researchers to find commercial solutions to real-life problems.