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Colgate Connect Challenge awards three innovative startups

21 February, 2022

The global pitch competition was aimed at startups from around the world focused on developing world-changing products to promote healthy futures.


Three reasons to incorporate proper ergonomics

18 February, 2022 by Derrick Teal and Megan Farell | Supplied by: Olympus

Posture has become an important part of ergonomics, which is the concept of using items to position the body in a more efficient and safe manner.


National Space Industry Hub launched at Tech Central, Sydney

17 February, 2022

The Hub is set to support world-class research, innovation, collaboration and commercialisation in the space sector.


$6.7m in funding to advance women, girls in STEM

11 February, 2022

The government funding will be put towards the Superstars of STEM program and the work of the Women in STEM Ambassador, including the Future You initiative.


NATA celebrates 75 years of accreditation services

07 February, 2022

Have you ever wondered why we can trust the clean water coming out of our taps? The results of your blood test? That it's actually a litre when you fill up?


Cytiva BioChallenge fuels biotech development in ANZ

03 February, 2022 | Supplied by: Global Life Sciences solutions Pty Ltd trading as Cytiva

Cytiva has announced the winner of its first BioChallenge for the Australia and New Zealand region (ANZ).


Australia's Economic Accelerator to fund priority research

03 February, 2022 by Lauren Davis

Australia's Economic Accelerator is a $1.6 billion program that aims to create world-beating businesses from the country's leading research.


Govt grants and scholarships to support women in STEM

21 January, 2022

The Australian Government is offering grants of up to $1m and also supporting new scholarships to support women and girls in securing STEM jobs.


Free webinar: MES for the future and achieving Pharma 4.0

14 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Lonza Australia Pty Ltd

The webinar will discuss the requirements of next-generation manufacturing execution systems and how companies can achieve accelerated pharma digitalisation.


Nominations open for 2022 Prime Minister's Prizes for Science

15 December, 2021

Recipients across seven categories share $750,000 in prize money and have the opportunity to showcase important work undertaken in their field.


ICU pioneers win GSK Award for Research Excellence 2021

14 December, 2021

Professors Jamie Cooper and Rinaldo Bellomo were recognised for their innovative research that has revolutionised critical care medicine on a global scale.


Australian-made rover set to head to the Moon

10 December, 2021

The Trailblazer program is offering up to $50m for a consortium of businesses and researchers to develop and build a small rover that will head to the Moon.


Public trust in scientists rose during the pandemic

08 December, 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, more than three-quarters of people globally said they trust science (80%) and scientists (77%) either "a lot" or "some".


2021 Ramaciotti Awards for biomedical research announced

02 December, 2021

The Ramaciotti Foundations have awarded over $1.9 million in grants to support biomedical research in Australia.


New presidents at STA, Aus Academy of Science

26 November, 2021

Professor Mark Hutchinson has commenced as President of Science & Technology Australia while Professor Chennupati Jagadish has been appointed to lead the Australian Academy of Science.


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