A real-life version of Back to the Future's flux capacitor will have important applications in communication technology and quantum computing.
Researchers from Australia, Brazil and the US have developed a fast and effective tool to detect Zika virus.
The story of the Loch Ness monster is one of the world's greatest mysteries.
Deakin University and Vestas have teamed up to improve the compressive strength of carbon fibre composite materials for wind turbines.
Researchers are pushing for global warming to be limited to 1.5°C, claiming that such a limit could protect hundreds of thousands of insects, plants and animals.
CSIRO's Data61 has opened a new facility purpose-built for applied research into novel augmented reality, virtual reality and 3D web technologies.
The University of South Australia's (UniSA) $247 million Cancer Research Institute has opened.
Plants are responding in unexpected ways to increased carbon dioxide in the air, reversing previously well-established patterns.
Australia is one of only two developed countries with 'megadiversity' of plant and animal life.
Representatives from 11 manufacturers in the pharmacy industry met this month to discuss the challenges and possible solutions to further closing the loop on recycling.
Much like people, galaxies fall victim to the middle-aged spread as they get older, becoming less elliptical and more round, according to Australian and US scientists.
The reproducibility problem has plagued biomedical science for decades, but it came into the limelight in 2012 when Amgen scientists reported that they couldn't reproduce 47 out of 53 'landmark' publications.
CerePlex Exilis from Blackrock Microsystems is a lightweight, wireless digital head stage that provides a platform for freely behaving small animal models in neuroscience research. It offers high-quality neural data via wireless transmission while keeping an ultralow weight and size, enabling many novel research paradigms.
Reports that a drug used to treat autoimmune diseases and cancer could also treat CFS have been refuted by a new Griffith University study.