Latest Australian Academy of Science News

Independent selection of research grants essential for integrity of Australia’s research system
Academy welcomes mRNA vaccine manufacturing capability
SmP 2022 scholarships: open now
Academy announces new senior leaders
Australian experts’ new ideas to better protect World Heritage sites from climate change
2021 scienceXart winners announced
MLA Directors elected
From humble beginnings to Australian science leader
ANU nanotech pioneer to lead Science Academy
From rhetoric to action – academies release statement on COP26
Sydney academics recognised in highly cited researchers list
Science leader awarded one of Italy’s highest civilian honours
Max Day awardees aim to safeguard culture and change behaviours
Shine Dome lights up as ACT hits 95 per cent
Sydney takes top honours in 2021 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science
Climate change will drive future pandemics, says PM Science prize recipient
Draft NSW Government park management plan ‘flawed’ and ignores damage caused by feral horses
Cancer researchers elected to health and medical sciences academy
Statement from President – Government’s net zero 2050 announcement
New climate change hub to be trusted source of climate science and solutions
Academy condemns trolling, bullying and harassment of scientists simply for doing their job
Proceedings of National RNA Science and Technology Roundtable released
2021 science Nobel Prizes: Academy Fellows respond
Our most vulnerable risk being left behind as Australia adapts to climate change
Moran Award to help study history of mining toxicity and environmental justice
Can AI replace judge in courtroom?
STEM Women Asia launched to world
Insights from our genome and epigenome will help prevent, di
Ground-breaking research forum set to expand with Minderoo Foundation commitment
Personalised nutrition trend shows flaws in one-size-fits-all diets
Fellows’ favourites: your summer reading and listening recommendations
Conferences to explore dynamics of Southern Ocean and conservation of Australian plants
Geoffrey Frew and Selby fellowships to bring distinguished scientists to Australia
Study seeks to protect great hammerhead sharks
Polar ice shelf maths brings national recognition
Thomas Davies grants to support advancements in marine, soil and plant biology
Maths and photography combine in 2020 scienceXart schools competition
Academy Fellows elected to American Association for Advancement of Science
Research on intergenerational impacts of Maralinga nuclear tests supported by Moran Award
NAIDOC Week events explore science of a continuous culture
Towards zero emissions at Australia’s home of science
Dr Cathy Foley to be Australia’s next Chief Scientist
Academy welcomes new Chief Scientist Dr Cathy Foley
Searchable STEM Women database increases representation of women
Australian researchers’ achievements recognised with Prime Minister’s Prizes
Fellows awarded NSW Premier’s Prizes 27 October
Menopause researcher Professor Henry Burger AO awarded Lifetime Achievement Award
Academy Fellows elected to Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences