Job vacancies in engineering are back on the rise, with public sector road and rail projects driving demand.

Engineers have discovered that porous wood can greatly increase the efficiency of water-to-steam conversion under sunlight.

Swinburne engineers have been awarded for ground-breaking work to keep buildings standing.

High-tech methods have been used to improve centuries-old clockwork mechanisms.

BHP boss Andrew Mackenzie says the company is finding its own ways to develop renewable systems while maintaining consistent supply.

Some have been encouraged by a failed $9.5 billion takeover of Santos, but the SA Government is not impressed.

AGL wants to modify an existing gas storage site in NSW to provide emergency supply.

Experts say Australian industry is missing out on the booming battery storage sector.

A new research collaboration has been launched to develop the next generation of sensitive, portable disease and drugs tests.

Researchers are looking decades down the line for later-than-next-generation power sources.

Researchers have developed a flexible material that generates electricity when stressed ...

New research suggests global electricity industry C02 emissions could be brought to zero by 2050.

A judge from the US is touring the world to drum up support for an international corruption court.

Engineers have come up with a way to 3D-print stainless steel.

The owners of Victoria's Hazelwood coal mine will face accusations of causing air pollution during a mine fire.

A major Australian windfarm is adding non-subsidised battery storage.

The world’s biggest mining company has told conservationists it is not fully on board with the industry’s major lobby.

Glencore, the global mining behemoth, has been shown to have loaned millions of dollars to back shady mining deals ...

A new spin-off company from the University of Sydney is seeking new ways to stabilise quantum technologies.

Safe Work Australia says the ACT has recorded the highest rate of serious construction injuries in the country.

Geoscience Australia is training computers to find hidden resources.

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Blockchain is the programming that gives Bitcoin its value, but it could be much more than that. Blockchain could change the world.

A giant chunk of Antarctica will soon break free, but what does it mean for the rest of the Earth?

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.

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