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 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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  • 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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  • 2018 grants now open

    Nominations and applications for the Academy's 2018 research conferences, research awards and travelling fellowships are now open.

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

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