Solving the mystery of the death of millions of seabirds
Our researchers have solved the mystery of three million seabird deaths.
Canine ehrlichiosis: the new tick-borne dog disease in Australia
Canine ehrlichiosis, caused by Ehrlichia canis, is a tick-borne dog disease recently detected in parts of Australia. We're helping respond.
Plastic in the ocean kills more threatened albatrosses than we thought
We examined the causes of death of 107 albatrosses and found ocean plastic is an underestimated threat.
Developing smart collars for our best four-legged friends
Smart collars will be able to track an animal’s movements in real-time and provide updates straight to their owner’s phone.
Balancing global food demands and biodiversity
New research shows we can feed the world and bend the curve on biodiversity loss, looking after animals and plants into the future.
Science in lockdown: monitoring our sea animals during the pandemic
What does science during a lockdown look like? Our researchers are still checking in on their ocean animal friends during the pandemic.
Busting white shark myths with science
White sharks are an elusive marine top predator. But researchers are improving their knowledge and busting shark myths with scientific facts.
Bristling with pride: abyssal bristle worm named in our honour
Scientists have named a newly-described polychaete or bristle worm from Australia's deep abyss after CSIRO.
From superheroes to the risqué: 5 scientists tell the stories behind these species names
From a Hugh Jackman-esque spider to honouring traditional Indigenous words, these species have memorable names.
Winning the war on Great Barrier Reef crown-of-thorns starfish
A new approach to culling crown-of-thorns starfish on the Great Barrier Reef has significantly reduced their numbers helping the coral return.
Croc around the block: a nature inspired design solution
High school student Angela Rofail found a solution for the global issue of building sway and collapse using nature inspired design and a crocodile!