Often ignored or even removed, moss provides stabilisation for plant ecosystems the world over.
AI is going to fundamentally transform how nations wage far. By failing to address it, the defence review leaves Australia unprepared for the future of war.
Militaries around the world are scrambling to realise the ‘God mode’ of invulnerability and infinite ammunition promised by laser weapons.
The oceans are getting hotter, with a likely El Niño and climate change responsible.
Hand-held magnetic field imaging equipment could be used in construction safety and medical diagnostics.
The latest developments in electronic skins (E-Skins) offer promising potential for the advancement of smart wearable technology.
Despite the popular and intuitive notion that people find climate change psychologically distant, a new review of the evidence shows that’s not the case at all.
A gene that controls inflammation could pave the way for more precise disease diagnostics and personalised treatments for kidney disease.
Scientists hope the new tool could be used to make it easier for GPs and patients to get information on dementia risk factors.
New research suggests these underwater canopies provide hundreds of billions of dollars in value to society.