We’re delivering breakthrough innovation to create a more productive, sustainable and globally competitive mineral resources industry for the benefit of Australia and the world.
By Heinz Schandl, Senior Science Leader and Thomas Wiedmann, Associate Professor at University of New South Wales For some time […]
Our study shows the upstream natural resource requirements of imports and exports is missing from traditional analysis of our resource consumption - changing the picture dramatically.
By James Tickner, Office of the Chief Executive Science Leader Globally, the minerals industry is operating in an increasingly challenging […]
By Emily Lehmann We’ve created our very own time machine – a new modelling tool that can simulate millions of […]
To search for gold back in Ye Olde days, you’d have to pick up your pan and start sifting. Thankfully, we’ve […]
By Jonathan Law, Director, Minerals Down Under Flagship Australia has a massive global advantage – thanks to its geology. Almost […]
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a metal of steel. Well, stainless steel that is. Known […]
Rare earths are a group of 17 elements that share key chemical characteristics. But don’t be fooled – despite the […]
Powerful x-rays can now be used to rapidly and accurately detect gold in ore samples, thanks to a fancy new […]
If you thought aluminium was only good for wrapping your lunch in, then think again. Sourced from bauxite, this tough, […]
Who doesn’t love gold? Or as Goldmember would say gooooold. Thanks to its beauty and resistance to corrosion, this precious metal […]
By Emily Lehmann Enter the cloud. What previously took scientists months to achieve with big data, can now take just […]