White line fever: how road markings save lives
If life is a highway, would you want to ride it all night long if there were no road markings to safely guide your journey?
From science fiction to robot reality
Our Data61 is one of seven funded participants competing in the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Subterranean Challenge, which aims to explore new approaches to rapidly map, navigate, and search underground environments.
Baraja @CSIRO: better self-driving cars on the cards
Our start-up savvy and world class facilities have helped put LIDAR company Baraja on the 3D, laser directed map.
Time for bed: Anti-cancer drug putting cancer cells into a permanent sleep
Australian scientists have discovered a new type of anti-cancer drug that can put cancer cells into a permanent sleep.
Artificial intelligence and Australia’s industries of the future
When it comes to moonshots, Artificial Intelligence, and its ability to create Society 5.0, is one we should be reaching for.
Engineers empowering teachers
STEM Professionals in Schools is bringing real world engineering practice to the classroom.
Never a more pressing time for progress
Pressing for gender equity is not only the right thing to do, it’s integral to our success. It will allow us to fully unleash our innovation capacity, support the excellence of our science and increase our impact for the nation.
International Women’s Day – Meet the women shaping our future
We want more women in science, technology, engineering and maths roles and leading the charge. And we are making progress. Women are changing the world. We’re lucky enough that some of these incredible women work right here. #pressforprogress
Super material filters Sydney Harbour water
We turned our patented form of graphene into an extraordinarily effective filter that makes water purification faster and easier.
Where there’s smoke there’s fire: the invention of smoke detectors
Back in the 70s we helped develop early smoke detection alarms for telephone exchanges, data centres and industrial control rooms around the world.
Mining the Internet of Things
Exploration and mining companies are just at the beginning of a digital transformation through the Internet of Things. Accurate and fast data is driving decision-making more and more across the whole mineral value chain. Issue 13 of resourceful takes a look at some of the new technologies unpinning this change.