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.

  • 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 16 AUGUST: Making health food taste great

  • Academy newsletter

    Find out what the Academy has been involved in over the past few months, including the annual symposium, awards, international collaborations and support for science teachers.

  • 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.

  • Academy's Annual Report 2015

    Find out about the Academy's many achievements in 2015 in our first fully online Annual Report.

  • Bots, bacteria and booze: science of the everyday
    Bots, Bacteria & Booze: Science of the Everyday
  • Academy newsletter
  • Annual Giving Program 2016
  • Academy's Annual Report 2015

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Upcoming events

  • 2016 David Craig Medal Lectures

    The David Craig Medal is made in honour of the outstanding contribution to chemical research of the late Emeritus Professor David Craig, AO, FAA, FRS. Its purpose is to recognise contributions of a high order to any branch of chemistry by active researchers. The awardee is expected to present several public lectures in cities across Australia.

    10:00 AM January 01, 1970
    Multiple locations
  • Making health food taste great

    Food security, sustainability, diet and health—issues that capture headlines globally. We must produce and manufacture healthier food that is palatable, convenient, affordable and acceptable to consumers.

    10:00 AM January 01, 1970
    The Shine Dome

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