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.

  • Latest Academy newsletter

    Latest academy newsletter

    Catch up with our achievements, including Science meets Parliament, managing risks, and a heart-warming story about an autograph.

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  • Science at the Shine Dome 2017

    In its 63rd year, Science at the Shine Dome will feature more than 40 extraordinary scientists from around Australia—and special international guests—in a fast-paced smorgasbord of new knowledge from across the scientific spectrum.

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  • 2018 awards and grants now open

    2018 awards and grants now open

    Help us recognise the science leaders in your organisation by nominating them for the Australian Academy of Science’s honorific awards. We're also calling for applications for research, conference and travel grants. 

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  • 2017 Canberra public speaker series

    Explore fascinating discoveries in the hunt for extraterrestrial life and habitable planets, what planets like Jupiter are really made of, how time works in space, the exploration of the outer reaches of our planet and how we are using lasers to clean up space debris.

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  • Latest Academy newsletter
    Latest academy newsletter
  • Science at the Shine Dome 2017
  • 2018 awards and grants now open
    2018 awards and grants now open
  • 2017 Canberra public speaker series

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