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Science explainer: Why get a COVID-19 vaccine?
With a rapidly changing public health situation and advice updated regularly, it's understandable some people are feeling uncertain about getting a COVID-19 vaccine when available. So we've answered the most common questions.
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.
Dairy without the cow
A new company is using our science and innovation to make animal-free dairy products a reality.
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.
Fighting iron deficiency one bite at a time
Get insights into the work we are doing to help alleviate the world’s greatest micronutrient deficiency, and learn what can you do to reduce your risk.
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.
Spotify playlist: The sounds of NAIDOC Week
As NAIDOC Week wraps up, we’re unwrapping our amazing Spotify playlist, NAIDOC Week: Heal Country!