Australian Academy of Science Newsletter 112

Message from the Chief Executive

Anna-Maria acknowledges the generosity of Academy Fellows, friends and supporters in advancing science and enabling the Academy's work.

Supporting the Academy

A message from President Andrew Holmes to launch the Academy’s Christmas 2017 Awards Fundraising Appeal.

Academy receives ARC grants for nutrition science and big data projects

Two projects worth a total of $328,000 will support the development of Australian research.

World’s brain initiatives move forward together

Representatives of some of the world’s major brain research projects have made a declaration to establish an International Brain Initiative.

Academy announces recipients of 2018 honorific awards

Eighteen of Australia’s leading scientists and future superstars have been awarded prestigious 2018 honorific awards.

Generous donation helps secure future of Dorothy Hill Medal

A University of Queensland donation will support female early-career researchers working in the Earth sciences.

Two young scientists receive environmental science award

Melissa Houghton and Charlie Phelps have been awarded the Max Day Environmental Science Fellowship Award.

Recommended summer reading from our top scientific minds

Looking for ideas on what to read over summer, or for great gift ideas? Find out what our Fellows recommend.

Australian scientists heading to India to kickstart research collaborations

Fourteen scientists are sharing nearly $283,000 to travel to India and work with leading researchers.

Review aimed at achieving excellence in schools

Correctly setting the dial on research

Academy videos rocketing through Facebook

Primary Connections makes STEM connection

Australia represented at Falling Walls Lab Finale in Berlin

Science meets business

Academy awards funding for research projects and conferences

Fellows feature in online video resource

Journal features history of CSIRO research on greenhouse gases

Opportunities for scientists

  • Awards managed by other organisations

Fellows update

  • Honours and awards
  • Obituary for Professor Tony Linnane

Events and outreach

  • National audiences taken on polymer journey
  • Canberra public speaker series out of this world

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