We know they’re frustrating when you’re trying to enjoy your time in the sun. But next time you go to pull out the fly swatter, spare a thought for the many awesome things flies bring to the ecosystem.
Many of our iconic innovations were once considered impossible. Fast WiFi, Aerogard insect repellent and the plastic Australian banknote, to name a few. Join Team CSIRO and help make the impossible possible.
[Image appears of two females sitting on the banks of a river and enjoying the sunset and the camera zooms in on them, and text appears: Impossible Without CSIRO]
Narrator: Ah beautiful! But did you know that this would be impossible without CSIRO? Mosquito free sunsets;
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Also super-fast Wi-Fi:
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Protecting these little waddlers;
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Flexible solar panels;
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Restoring our reefs;
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3D printed medical parts;
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Can you believe all of this was impossible without people just like you?
[Images flash through of various researchers at work, and researchers walking through an office, and then the image changes to show the Earth in Space]
So join us and make the impossible happen.
[Image shows the Earth morphing into the CSIRO logo and text appears: Join Team CSIRO, CSIRO.AU]