Posts by Kashmi Ranasinghe
IPCC says Earth will reach temperature rise of about 1.5℃ in around a decade. But limiting any global warming is what matters most
As the report makes clear, global warming of 1.5℃, and then 2℃, will be exceeded this century unless we make deep cuts to CO₂ and other greenhouse gas emissions in coming decades.
INSIDER: Our new technology helps find dangerous DNA
Our researchers have developed INSIDER. It's a new technology that helps detect dangerous DNA in organisms and prevent threats.
‘Dancing ghosts’: a new, deeper scan of the sky throws up surprises for astronomers
We saw two ghosts dancing deep in the cosmos. We had never seen anything like it before, and we had no idea what they were.
Finding COVID-19 infections earlier using our new biomarker technology
Our scientists have developed a way to detect COVID-19 earlier in the infection cycle using your body's biomarkers and machine learning.
We’ve discovered an undersea volcano near Christmas Island that looks like the Eye of Sauron
An ancient undersea volcano was slowly revealed by multibeam sonar 3,100 metres below RV Investigator, southeast of Christmas Island.
New ‘warm vaccine’ is effective against all key coronavirus variants
Our researchers contributed to the pre-clinical evaluation of a new ‘warm’ COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Mynvax.
Meet our bio-revolution researcher: Dr Claudia Vickers
We're on the cusp of a bio-revolution to manufacture more sustainable and beneficial products. Dr Claudia Vickers is helping us unlock this potential.
CSIRO invents Flubber – a 3D printed silicone!
Move over Flubber! Our not-so-mad scientists have invented an extraordinary new 3D printed silicone material of their own!
A new image shows jets of plasma shooting out of a supermassive black hole
The Event Horizon Telescope team has created a new image showing jets of plasma being ejected from the core of a supermassive black hole at the centre of the galaxy Centaurus A.
Debunking the myths of a low carb diet
Confused about low carb diets? Our nutrition team debunk two common low carb myths based on the latest research.
Meet our researcher and satellite operator: Dr Amy Parker
Meet Dr Amy Parker and see how she's helping make satellite data more accessible to Australian researchers.