Ashes to ashes, dust to life: how iron improves anaemic oceans
Anaemic oceans can lead to lower productivity in marine ecosystems with flow on effects for our atmosphere, climate and fisheries. Scientists on board our RV Investigator are investigating.
Women krilling it in Antarctica
In the icy waters off Antarctica, a team of women are leading the way while trawling for answers about Antarctic krill.
Navigating science at sea on RV Falkor in uncertain times
COVID-19 has changed how we work. This includes Nelson Kuna, who is currently on board RV Falkor providing science support off Queensland.
Deep dive: National Science Week quiz
We celebrated National Science Week in August! How much did you learn about our deep blue oceans and space?
Northern Australian marine park’s sea floor caught on camera for first time
The new data from RV Investigator will be shared with the Traditional Owners and Indigenous ranger groups who work in the marine park.
The (ocean) floor is lava: RV Investigator’s Coral Sea voyage
Most of the ocean floor and what goes on down there is pretty much a mystery. This is where the RV Investigator's new research voyage in the Coral Sea could help.
SS Federal’s watery grave studied in bid to solve century-old mystery
The resting place of SS Federal, which sank with no survivors in 1901, has been a mystery for years — now authorities have confirmed its location, following some help from recreational divers.
WWII mystery put to rest: finding SS Macumba after 74 years
A WWII maritime mystery has been solved: Scientists on board our research vessel Investigator have discovered the shipwreck of SS Macumba 74 years after it was sunk.
We’re on the ocean! Catch our rolling updates as we sail from Sydney to Broome, sciencing all the way
Never been out on the ocean before? We're in the same boat. That's why Jesse from our social media team is on our ship, the RV Investigator, to find out what happens on a research vessel.
Interronauts | Episode 10: Caterpillars brainwashed into cannibals, Sampling the Abyss, Croque-MonScience, and transforming uggo fruit into stars
Join Jesse and Sophie as they talk about cannibalistic caterpillars, ugly fruit and veg turned into snacks, Croque MonScience, and Sampling the Abyss.
Interronauts | Episode 2: Spartan ants, graphene from soybeans, VNs, and a chat with Antarctica
Episode 2 of Interronauts—the CSIRO podcast—has Jesse, Sophie, and Adrian discussing new ways to make graphene, the reliability of VPNs, and chatting with Asaesja Young live (podcast live) from Antarctica!
Interronauts | Pilot Episode: Whale Menopause, Panda Thumbs, Frisky Wrens, and Antarctic Voyages
In the pilot episode of Interronauts, the CSIRO podcast, Jesse, Sophie, and Adrian talk about menopausal whales, panda thumbs, Tasmanian tiger brains, and frisky wrens. They also have a chat with Dr Lisa Harvey-Smith about the launch of the new ASKAP radio telescope, and discuss research around CSIRO: mouse plagues and trips to Antarctica.