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

  • Science Pathways 2016: Future Leaders

    Science Pathways 2016: Future Leaders

    Registrations are now open for Science Pathways 2016, which will provide insights for early- and mid-career researchers on what leadership means and how to develop as a leader. 

    26–27 September, UNSW Australia.

  • Murder in Brisbane public speaker series

    Murder in Brisbane

    16 September—tickets on sale now.

    Venom, poison, and a peek inside the brain of a killer: murder is on our minds for the third in the Academy's five-part event series, ‘the science of LIFE & DEATH’.

  • Bots, bacteria and booze: science of the everyday

    Bots, Bacteria & Booze: Science of the Everyday

    Discover the amazing science that shapes our everyday lives with our 2016 public speaker series, Bots, Bacteria & Booze.

    COMING 18 OCTOBER

    Professor Veena Sahajwalla—From rubbish to raw materials: turning tyres into steel

  • Annual Giving Program 2016

    Then and now…your gift will help us continue to build on the great legacy established by generations of Academy Fellows.

  • Science Pathways 2016: Future Leaders
    Science Pathways 2016: Future Leaders
  • Murder in Brisbane public speaker series
    Murder in Brisbane
  • Bots, bacteria and booze: science of the everyday
    Bots, Bacteria & Booze: Science of the Everyday
  • Annual Giving Program 2016

Latest news

  • Winner of first Falling Walls Lab announced

    Dr Kim Van Netten has been named as the winner of the first Australian Falling Walls Lab, hosted by the Australian Academy of Science.

    24 August, 2016
  • 2016 Eureka Finalists announced

    Finalists for the 2016 Eureka Prizes have been announced, and we would like to congratulate all those who have been recognised for their contributions to science and science communication

    18 August, 2016

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