The Australian Academy of Science provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science, and champions, celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science.

  • Looking back, moving forward: Indigenous knowledges informing our modern world

    2023 public speaker series starts 14 February

    Indigenous knowledges have growing and continued relevance to modern scientific discoveries. Join a range of experts to explore the power of combined ideas! Series passes available now.

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  • Celebrate science: dedicate a copper tile to a scientist

    Celebrate science: dedicate a copper tile to a scientist

    To recognise the critical role scientists play, we ask that you celebrate science with us by dedicating a virtual copper roof tile to an Australian scientist who has made a significant contribution to science.

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  • Academy to be independent adviser at Folbigg inquiry

    The Academy has been granted leave to appear and be represented by legal counsel at the Second Inquiry into the convictions of Ms Kathleen Folbigg.

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  • Science at the Shine Dome

    The Academy’s annual flagship event, Science at the Shine Dome, was a huge success. See the highlights, or watch each day’s recording.

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  • Looking back, moving forward: Indigenous knowledges informing our modern world
    2023 public speaker series starts 14 February
  • Celebrate science: dedicate a copper tile to a scientist
    Celebrate science: dedicate a copper tile to a scientist
  • Academy to be independent adviser at Folbigg inquiry
  • Science at the Shine Dome

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