Posts by Tess Corkish
Secrets to maintaining a healthy weight and lifestyle
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and weight can be a challenge. So, we studied the experiences of CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet […]
Batteries won’t cut it – we need solar thermal technology to get us through the night
Australia’s transition to renewables is gathering speed, but there’s a looming problem with storage. We will need much more long-duration […]
Equinox playlist: Music you can autumn to
To celebrate the autumn equinox, we've put together a cozy playlist.
Join the hunt for shark egg cases
The Great Eggcase Hunt has landed on Australian shores, calling on citizen scientists to look for egg cases underwater or washed up on beaches.
The dish on future protein: meet Crispin Howitt
As our Future Protein Mission lead, Crispin Howitt is dishing up a suite of new and improved protein products for the global menu.
Weevil genius: waging war on cabomba weed
A special weevil has been released in Queensland waterways as a biological control agent to get rid of cabomba, a fast-spreading weed wreaking havoc on our aquatic environment.
Climate change is fuelling the rise of superbugs. What can we do to save ourselves?
Climate change is accelerating the emergence and spread of these “superbugs”, which thrive in warm, wet conditions.
Four surprising proteins on the future menu
With endless possibilities for future foods, protein is changing in some delicious and interesting ways.
The science of helping your child love vegetables
94 per cent of Australian children aged 2–17 don’t eat the daily recommended serves of veg. Here are our top five evidence-based tips for helping your children learn love them.
Re-entry: bringing Australian space talent back home
After two decades overseas studying space weather and building a career in the global space industry, Dr Mark Cheung has returned to Australia and Team CSIRO.
Plastic munching microbes for biorecycling
Microbial communities already treat the food waste in your compost bin. In the future, could they treat your plastic waste too?