Virtual library gets straight to the core
Exploring for critical metals is being made more efficient and less impactful on the environment thanks to a virtual library crammed with information on Australia’s mineralogy.
Green power: the future of Aussie graphite
Demand for lithium-ion batteries is increasing demand for minerals, like graphite, to make them. Research to develop a more environmentally-friendly process could see battery-grade graphite produced in Australia.
Golden soils and wealth from toil
Finding gold requires luck and hard work. Now luck is being delivered by science as new sampling techniques and analysis reduce the guesswork to help prospectors pinpoint gold targets more precisely.
Gold does grow on trees
Our geochemical sampling technique is helping mineral exploration companies hone in on new targets for their next big discoveries.
Exploration needs to get smart if we’re to remain a leading gold producer
It’s a bleak outlook for the future of Australian gold production and revenue unless we rapidly innovate the exploration sector to improve discovery rates.
“Our World Needs Space”
This week is World Space Week, celebrating “at the international level the contributions of space science and technology to the betterment […]
Yutu on the way to the Moon
Along with maybe a billion other people, we watched in fascination as the China National Space Administration (CNSA) successfully launched […]