Meet Dr Warish Ahmed, one of our COVID-19 researchers
Meet Dr Warish Ahmed! He's part of the team doing wastewater testing for SARS-CoV-2. He updated us on his research and life in the lab.
COVID-19 causing virus can survive 28 days on surfaces
Our peer-reviewed study reveals new information about the virus and how it behaves on different surfaces.
G-strain should not affect COVID-19 vaccines
Our experiment showed that COVID-19 vaccines developed with an older virus strain should still work against the newer G-strain.
Four ways Australia is working with global partners to fight COVID-19
From vaccine support to big data to identifying infection hotspots, we’re working with global partners to fight COVID-19.
Sewage testing for COVID-19? What’s that all about?
Sewage testing through the water flushed down our toilets can help track the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing COVID-19.
Inside our homes: how we’ve adapted our science during lockdown
Work looks different for everyone right now. Three of our people share how they've adapted their science and work during lockdown.
What shapes our science? Our people
As we look at the past year's research efforts and the future of science, our people are firmly at the centre of it all.
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.
Carbon dioxide levels over Australia rose even after COVID-19 forced global emissions down. Here’s why
Throughout the pandemic, atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO₂) levels continued to rise. Our scientists at the Cape Grim Baseline Air Pollution Station explain why.
Unmasking Australia’s first surgical face mask testing facility
We have opened Australia’s first accredited face mask testing facility to assist manufacturers in fast-tracking the supply of masks for hospital staff.
Vaccine progress report: the projects bidding to win the race for a COVID-19 vaccine
The race is on to develop a vaccine for the COVID-19 coronavirus. Australian researchers are leading several major clinical trials that might help bring an end to the deadly disease.