Dr Xiaoqing Li: Taking the guess work out of sustainable textiles
Xiaoqing Li is researching new ways to trace the origins of fibres so people can buy sustainable textiles and trust where they've come from.
COVID-19 transforms international travel preparation
With international borders now open, many of us are eager to head overseas. But travel is now very different from pre-COVID, for both travellers and airlines.
Meet Deborah Lau: On a mission to end plastic waste
We meet Dr Deborah Lau who explains that ending plastic waste must start with us reimagining the future of plastic.
Pandemic pivot away from harsh chemicals with Wash Wild
With the demand for cleaning products taking off during the COVID-19, Wash Wild saw a gap in the market to develop natural cleaning products that were not as harsh as synthetic chemicals, but just as effective.
On a mission to end plastic waste
We’ve taken a pledge to reduce plastic. Our goal is an 80 per cent reduction in plastic waste entering the Australian environment by 2030.
Clean pandemic pivot: Norris Industries
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Australian dishwasher producers Norris Industries knew they needed to do something fresh and new.
Pandemic pivot to online learning: HowToo
In this series, we showcase three Australian businesses that successfully pivoted with our help during COVID-19. HowToo moved into online learning during a global pandemic.
Meet Elanor Huntington: engineering our future
Professor Elanor Huntington joined us in November as our new Executive Director Digital, National Facilities and Collections. Let's get to know her.
Every dollar invested in research and development creates $3.50 in benefits for Australia, says new CSIRO analysis
An analysis by CSIRO’s strategic and economic advisory arm suggests spending on research and development can earn annual yields of 10%, even if there are delays or cost overruns.
Meet our Board Chair: Kathryn Fagg
Our Board Chair Kathryn Fagg AO has a love of science and seeing women excel in STEM and leadership roles.
Staying connected when it counts to improve disaster resilience
We've teamed up with Optus to identify how to improve the resilience of our telecommunications infrastructure during natural disasters.