Queensland scientists are working to inject human rationality into robots.

Researchers have tracked the collision of two neutron stars based on their gravitational waves.

US researchers are developing a battery that can use incredibly abundant and cheap materials; sulphur, water, air and salt.

Queensland has introduced legislation to ban donations to local and state politicians from property developers, but not unions.

Materials scientists say Australia should anticipate long-term growth in demand for electric vehicles and start planning now.

The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) has provided new details on the theft of 30GB of “commercially sensitive” defence designs.

Energy giant Chevron has abandoned plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight.

Adani says it will soon start work on a rail link for its Carmichael coal mine, despite needing billions in finance.

The World Solar Challenge has wrapped up in Adelaide, but the race to real solar transport continues.

The NSW Government has been accused of weakening water laws to favour mining development.

Australian engineering firm WorleyParsons is buying its way into the UK North Sea petroleum market.

FIFO workers for Adani’s Carmichael mine will come from both Townsville and Rockhampton, the company says.

Australia is on track to become the world’s largest gas producer, with the value of gas exports to surge by nearly 60 per cent in the next two years.

From useless to deadly, consumer group Choice has handed out its annual Shonky Awards to the dodgiest products in Australia.

The Prime Minister is pushing the NSW Government to approve the controversial Narrabri gas project.

Three experts have received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work on the cryo-electron microscope.

An oceanographer has warned key infrastructure near Perth's Swan River could be permanently flooded by 2100.

The Defence Department wants to recruit Australia’s top new mathematicians.

The Federal Government may soon change its plans for a clean energy target.

The Prime Minister says he is “keenly aware” of NBN issues, but says he is “absolutely on top” of them.

Authorities are looking at expanding two hydro-electric power stations in Tasmania ...

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