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  • 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 6 December

    Professor Kiaran Kirk—Waging chemical warfare on microorganisms: drugs and drug-resistance

  • 2017 honorific awardees

    The 2017 honorific awards have been announced, celebrating the achievements of 17 awardees in a range of fields including biomedicine, conservation, applied mathematics, climatology, galactic archaeology, fluid dynamics and more.

  • Former Chief Scientist awarded Academy Medal

    The Academy Medal has been awarded to former Australian Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb AC, for outstanding contributions to science.

  • Regional Collaborations Programme

    Are you looking to expand your horizons? Find out how we're supporting collaborations that address challenges in the Asia–Pacific region.

  • Bots, bacteria and booze: science of the everyday
    Bots, bacteria & booze: science of the everyday
  • 2017 honorific awardees
  • Former Chief Scientist awarded Academy Medal
  • Regional Collaborations Programme

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