CSIRO has unveiled a groundbreaking new gene-screening technology to boost crop disease resistance.

The NSW Auditor-General has criticised the lack of a business case in the state’s $5 billion WestInvest program.

An Indigenous group has expressed “profound disappointment” about plans to disturb heritage sites in WA.

The ATO is investigating claims of a major tax fraud in the construction industry.

Australian researchers are a step closer to understanding hydrogen’s greatest challenge.

More findings have been made in an escalating asbestos mulch scandal.

Australia's latest gender pay gap stats show some ongoing disparities.

Energy sector leaders say coal is still needed as a backup.

A parliamentary inquiry in WA has concluded that the state's domestic gas policy is “no longer fit for purpose”.

The South Australian government has announced a hydrogen agreement with GFG Alliance.

The Albanese Government has announced plans to revamp the Royal Australian Navy's capabilities amidst a nearly $20 billion cost overrun in the future frigate project.

EnergyAustralia has officially fired up its $300 million Tallawarra B gas plant in the Illawarra - launching New South Wales' first new gas station in a decade.

Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is advocating for the development of two pumped hydro energy projects in the Upper Hunter Valley.

The head of the CFMEU has spoken about the union’s plan to influence politics.

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is being sued for allegedly ignoring environmental impacts.

Shell has revised its outlook on future demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG), as the post-fossil fuel era inches closer.

Economists have laid out bold moves to reposition Australia in the global shift towards a low-carbon economy.

The Albanese government is preparing to assist embattled producers of clean tech materials.

Australia plans to fast-track the enhancement of its naval fleet to counter China's military expansion, a new review suggests.

A looming legal battle could have implications for native title claims across Australia.

Calls for change have been made in the wake of widespread power outages in Victoria.

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Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

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