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Academy recognises two Australian environmental scientists

20 December, 2018

Australian environmental scientists Dr Tim Doherty and PhD student Nicole Foster have been awarded the Max Day Environmental Science Fellowship Award.


15 institutions receive Athena SWAN Bronze Awards

07 December, 2018

Fifteen Australian institutions have received the inaugural Athena SWAN Bronze Awards for improving gender equity and diversity.


Asia Pacific's top 10 young innovators announced

04 December, 2018

Four Australians were among the winners of MIT Technology Review's Innovators Under 35 Asia Pacific competition for 2019.


170 Australian researchers on "Highly Cited" list

28 November, 2018

Australia has been ranked fifth globally on Clarivate Analytics' Highly Cited Researchers (HCR) list.


2018 Tall Poppies announced

26 November, 2018 by Lauren Davis

The Young Tall Poppy Science Awards recognise the achievements of outstanding young Australian researchers who are passionate about communicating their research.


Melanoma researchers win GSK Award for Research Excellence

20 November, 2018

Georgina Long and Richard Scolyer have tripled the life expectancy for some advanced melanoma patients and transformed how the cancer is managed worldwide.


INTEGRA named Pipetting Company of the Year

15 November, 2018

Frost & Sullivan has presented INTEGRA Biosciences with the 2018 Global Laboratory Pipetting Company of the Year award.


Electrostatic spray dryer wins innovation award

23 October, 2018

The PolarDry line of electrostatic spray dryers, manufactured by Fluid Air, was recently recognised at the 10th Annual Vogel Pharmaceutical Engineering International Forum.


2018 Prime Minister's Prizes for Science announced

18 October, 2018

The $250,000 Prime Minister's Prize for Science went to Professor Kurt Lambeck for revealing how our planet changes shape — every second, every day and over millennia.


Scientists from US, Canada and France win 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics

08 October, 2018

Last week, Arthur Ashkin, Gerard Mourou and Donna Strickland were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2018.


World-leading astronomer wins Matthew Flinders Medal

14 September, 2018

Dr Richard Manchester has won one of Australia's highest honours for work in the physical sciences — the Australian Academy of Science's Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture.


Voting opens for CIMIA People's Choice Award

03 September, 2018

Voting for the People's Choice Award in the 2018 Centenary Institute Medical Innovation Award (CIMIA) is now open.


Top scientists celebrated at Eureka Prizes 2018

30 August, 2018

Surgical glue that seals wounds in 60 seconds, the world's most accurate clock and a nanomaterial to protect astronauts from harmful radiation are among the discoveries and inventions that were recognised at the 2018 Eureka Prizes.


2018 Tall Poppies announced for NSW, SA

21 August, 2018 by Lauren Davis

The Young Tall Poppy Science Awards are on once again, recognising outstanding young Australian researchers who are passionate about communicating their research.


Australian mathematician wins prestigious Fields Medal

02 August, 2018

Number theorist Akshay Venkatesh has become the second Australian in history to win a Fields Medal, often described as the Nobel Prize for mathematics.


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