Twenty straight years of life in space makes the ISS the ideal “natural laboratory” to understand how societies function beyond Earth.
Innovative women in AI (artificial intelligence) and data science from Australia and New Zealand are being recognised at the first ever event in Sydney.
We are now at the point when synthetic biology techniques can allow information to flow from digital systems into living organisms, paving the way for technologies of vast potential, say Macquarie University researchers.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is learning more about how to work with (and on) humans.
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.
Quantum computing offers the potential to significantly accelerate and optimize the discovery of future new medicines for patients
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.
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.
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.
Accelerated by university research, quantum technology goes far beyond computers. Here are three examples of bold quantum science.
Quantum mechanics began as curiosity-driven university research into fundamental physics, and now drives advances in everything from computing, communications, mining and medicine to finance.
The National Robotics and Automation Group (NRAG) has been established as a collaboration of leading Southern Sydney based industrial automation, robotics and technology companies.
Australia’s long-awaited cybersecurity strategy, released yesterday, pledges to spend A$1.67 billion over the next ten years to improve online protection for businesses, individuals and the country as a whole.
Two CRCs give their insights into wrapping up research programs with optimal impact.
From bee breathalysers that detect disease to AI chatbots battling body image disorders, these early career researchers are thinking big.
Shift work and irregular rostered hours can worsen workers’ health, safety and productivity.
Three years into its 10-year funding period, iMOVE Cooperative Research Centre shares some of its early successes and reflects on the value of its emerging collaborations and need for national coordination.
Embracing deep tech is transforming Australia’s manufacturing sector, which has faced big challenges, and opportunities, as globalisation impacts supply chains, competition ramps up internationally, and consumer markets expand and demand new, innovative products.
Cloud-based software lets mining engineers improve mining efficiency in mining processes, then compare different scenarios across different time frames.
Peak-proof renewable energy, advanced manufacturing growth and a long-lasting phone charge have one thing in common: innovation in battery power. The CRC for Future Battery Industries (FBICRC) and the CRC-P for Advanced Hybrid Batteries are charging up to take Australia’s homegrown industry to the next level.
A remarkable new material developed by the University of Sydney can extract water from air, and could change our future relationship with water.