A band of roaming metallurgists will visit some of Australia’s most remote schools, burning things, blowing them up and getting students excited about mineral science.

Australian engineers are stealing some natural techniques to improve robotic flight.

Energy labs in the US have reported a new material for generating hydrogen fuel, cutting the time and cost of the next-generation power supply.

A team of chemical engineers is working on a way to reduce an entire water safety testing lab into a single pill.

Disney’s research arm has helped build a 3D-printer specifically for soft and cuddly creations.

Researchers are investigating whether coal seam gas (CSG) activity could be causing methane seeps in Queensland.

Rio Tinto is about to start running its driverless train in the Pilbara.

Researchers have discovered some interesting ways to influence a material that could be central to all electronics in the future.

A major toll road builder is sinking its teeth into new infrastructure availabilities.

A new innovation will add to the energy-saving potential of buildings, with the addition of technology to normally drab drapery.

Australian engineers have come up with a new way of making lenses, which could turn any smart phone into a microscope.

Another twist in the strange attempt to build a port in Australia, with the WA Premier saying Padbury Mining’s $6 billion plan probably won’t happen.

A company in Europe is moving closer to its goal of creating a solar-powered plane that can fly indefinitely.

One Australian University will launch its first ever Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) today, and already has over 20,000 people waiting for the first lesson.

Australia will buy dozens of fighter jets at a cost of more than $12 billion, despite a raft of concerns about their design and abilities.

A native title agreement has been signed to allow deepwater port to go-ahead in WA.

Australian researchers have created a new material which prevents plastic from aging, and should be a huge boost to the energy industry.

Two cutting-edge atomic structures have been combined to create incredibly high-powered energy storage.

Engineers have once again taken reference from nature to guide new material research, this time emulating the water-repelling effects of a flower’s petals.

It is all but inevitable that humans will create an Artificial Intelligence capable of outdoing to the human brain, and Stephen Hawking says we should be better prepared.

The Victorian Health Department has put out its list of concerns about the multi-billion-dollar East West link in Melbourne.

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