A new ANU study says there are more than enough potential pumped hydro sites to power the nation.

The SA Government wants the state play a bigger role in the multi-billion-dollar space industry.

The Melbourne-to-Brisbane inland rail line could be built across a floodplain which, unsurprisingly, is prone to flooding.

Unions say CSIRO is planning to cut close to 60 staff.

A coal mine in NSW is putting Sydney’s drinking water catchment at risk.

Scientists have demonstrated self-reconfiguring modular robots that can merge, spilt and even self-heal.

University researchers are coming together to boost South Australia’s copper production.

Labor is trying to make a big deal out of the resignation of ABCC boss Nigel Hadgkiss.

The CFMEU and union officials will pay over $2 million in penalties over unlawful industrial action.

Queensland researchers have seen their work realised in the form of a 3D-printed shin bone.

Proponents have reflected on the chance of nuclear power getting a run in Australia.

Nev Power will wrap up his run as chief executive officer of Fortescue Metals Group in February next year.

The Federal Government should “get out of the way” ...

Malcolm Turnbull has told the NT Chief Minister to “pull the trigger” and remove the ban on fracking.

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft will soon finish its 20-year mission to explore Saturn with a dramatic dive into the planet.

Analysts have poked holes in Glencore’s claims about the McArthur River zinc-lead mine in the Northern Territory.

Researchers have developed a lithium-ion battery with far lower fire and explosive risks.

A new tool for imaging life at the nanoscale - developed in Australia - could provide new insights into the molecules involved in neuro-degenerative diseases.

A union leader has called for harsher penalties to prevent mine deaths.

The deep slump in uranium pricing could soon turn around, according to Bannerman Resources director Brandon Munro.

A major drone manufacturer says there is a lack of transparency in Australia’s bid to buy new lethal flying machines.

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