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How do hydrogen-powered cars work?
Hydrogen is considered a fuel of the future. So how do hydrogen-powered cars work and how will our new refueller station in Victoria work?
New year, new quiz
Need a quick distraction? Our new year quiz tests your knowledge on our top science stories from this summer.
Meet our researcher: Professor Michelle Colgrave
Professor Michelle Colgrave leads our Future Protein team. See how she uses proteomics to improve human health, agriculture and food.
Become a citizen scientist: help us understand extreme events
In this three-part series, we explore the ways you can help scientists prepare for and understand extreme events. This week it’s all about the base(line).
Beyond a PhD: early career scientists working on ground-breaking science
Want to do a PhD, work as a scientist and have a practical impact? Two of our scientists, working on electrochemical and material sciences, are doing just that.
Our expert guide to commercialising innovation
The leader of our commercialisation team, Werner van der Merwe, shares his tips for innovation ahead of the 4th season of Australia by Design: Innovations.
A mother’s wisdom: engineering can make your dreams a reality
Dr Helen Cartledge's mother helped shape her STEM career. Now Australia’s 2019 Professional Engineer of the Year, Helen shares her engineering career and advice with students across the country.
Crimes at sea: when we frame illegal fishers as human and drug smugglers, everyone loses
Many think illegal fishing involves organised criminals, drugs and weapons. But our research found this depiction is, by and large, not true.
The four innovation secrets of the top performing Australian businesses
A CSIRO and The University of Queensland survey has revealed the innovation characteristics that top-performing ASX-listed companies share.
Interactive maps: vegetation cover and fire in Australia
We're working with the National Landcare Program to produce interactive maps showing vegetation cover and fire impact in Australia.
Catalytic static mixers – an Aussie game-changer mixing up chemical manufacturing
Our 3D printed catalytic static mixers are a game changer for chemical manufacturing. We explain why and how they work.