A common caterpillar could be the key to reducing waste from the trillion polyethylene plastic bags we use each year.

Researchers are looking at the idea of making the clouds above the Great Barrier Reef brighter in order to cool it down.

South Australia is lining up to become a leader in hydrogen fuel production.

RMIT researchers are testing a high-tech pill that measures gastrointestinal gas.

New techniques are allowing high-quality, intricate shapes made of glass to be manufactured using standard 3D printing technology.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says Tasmania could become the “battery of Australia”.

Volkswagen has been ordered to pay a $US2.8 billion criminal penalty for cheating emissions tests.

The Federal Government is looking at ways to link Australia's gas networks.

MIT has unveiled a new technology that can draw water directly from moisture in the air in the driest of locations.

Three tiny Australian satellites are on their way to the International Space Station (ISS).

TPG will soon be Australia’s fourth mobile network operator, with plans to build its own $2 billion network.

The ATO is chasing what could be Australia’s largest ever tax bill, from oil and gas giant Chevron.

The 457 category has been abolished and replaced with two new and more stringent visas.

Only five IT jobs have been cut in the Federal Government’s decision to scrap and replace the 457 Visa programme.

Australian researchers are helping unlock new smaller everyday electronic devices.

The Federal Government is spending $2 billion on a Short Range Ground Based Air Defence for soldiers overseas.

Thirty-one companies have registered their interest in building South Australia’s new $260 million gas-fired power station.

Experts say increased CSG extraction could result in more methane emissions in QLD’s Condamine River.

The residents of Bruny Island are looking at what could be a solution to the nation’s energy issues.

Experts say installation of solar panels is at its highest level in almost five years.

Fortescue, one of Australia’s largest iron ore miners, says it does not expect the the iron ore price to fall much lower.

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Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

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