News file for: Australian National University
The use of fluorescent lighting instead of incandescent ones as a strategy to beat climate change could be increasing eye disease, says a new study.
The Australian Defense Science and Technology Organization has announced US$13.7 million in R&D funding for projects involving helicopters, objects in space, sonar analysis, and solar energy.
Researchers have created a new, super-dense version of aluminium that could lead to efficient production of new super-hard nanomaterials at a relatively low cost.
The publication of the first kangaroo genome sequence is a cause to cheer in Australia, where it is a national icon, appearing on the country’s coat of arms, currency, and national airline symbol.
A new miniature frog species has been discovered in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, an area previously thought to support very few of the amphibians.
Australian National University researchers have found that a diet high in protein may help you lose weight.
Climate scientists in Australia are under siege. More than 30 researchers have received emails that threaten violence, attacks on kin, sexual assault, and public smear campaigns.
Scientists have discovered that a distant planet is orbiting the wrong way, throwing into doubt traditional theories of how planets orbit.
Researchers at the Australian National University are helping to build a super-sized telescope that will allow scientists to see deeper into space in the visible light range.
Researchers have accurately recorded for the first time what was once considered purely theoretical – yo-yo subduction.