Cost-effective development of northern Australia’s water resources for agriculture requires a more holistic look at the opportunities.
Jobs, income, protecting cultural sites: northern Indigenous communities reap other benefits from looking after country.
Spotting an oil spill in a 2,300 km long marine park is no easy task, but new remote sensing technology is set to change that.
Our understanding of the ocean’s biological pump, and the capacity of the ocean to sequester carbon dioxide, has been enhanced by a new study examining ocean eddies.
Disappearing vertebrates are affecting the structure and carbon storage capacity of tropical forests.
Our leading bushfire risk expert Justin Leonard has been working with the community and a wider Advisory Panel to develop a set of voluntary guidelines that will help improve the townships resilience to bushfire.
Blooms of toxic blue-green algae were unheard of in Australia’s major waterways before 1991. Now the Murray River is experiencing its fourth bloom in a decade.
Biofactories, biosensors and beyond: new technologies are being inspired by nature. Synthetic biology is one of the most rapidly growing areas of modern science and there has been a groundswell of interest in Australia.