The mysterious marine life of green donuts
Looking like the surface of the moon, the little green lifeforms found in this alien landscape donut come from off this world.
Reducing litter in Sydney Harbour
New technologies will be installed across Sydney Harbour under a pilot to prevent plastic pollution ending up in our oceans.
Meet the stars of the first coin of 2023
We’ve collaborated with the Royal Australian Mint to develop a coin design featuring our research vessel Investigator and deep sea creatures.
Getting to the bottom of Antarctic Bottom Water
A team of scientists is plumbing the depths in East Antarctica to increase our understanding of Antarctic Bottom Water.
Seeing the sea in 4D with Ocean Explorer
What if we could take an MRI of the ocean and explore it in virtual reality? We’re prototyping tools to bring greater resolution to the study of the world's oceans.
Science never stops: our people keep things running over the break
The science must go on! From caring for algae to monitoring the skies, our scientists will be working as hard as Santa's elves this Christmas.
Eight highlights from eight years of ship science
We wish our research vessel (RV) Investigator a happy birthday and look back on eight amazing years of marine science.
Discovering new and old sharks in our oceans
Scientists on CSIRO research vessel (RV) Investigator have been sinking their teeth into some surprising shark finds.
Biodiversity Club: the fight to name new species
We step into the ring with scientists onboard RV Investigator who are punching out names for new marine species.
From larvae to livelihoods: restoring coral reefs in the Maldives
We’re working with local partners in the Maldives to develop coral restoration methods to assist with reef recovery.
The promise of seagrass pastures
Google, CSIRO and DFAT team up to support climate resilience – with help from AI.