Australian Academy of Science Newsletter 109

Researchers rethink food and nutrition

Sixty early- and mid-career researchers gathered in Perth in July to explore the future of nutrition science. 

Joint winners at second Australian Falling Walls Lab

The two winners of this year's Falling Walls Lab Australia will compete in Berlin later this year.

Academy Fellow wins Eureka Prize for mentoring young researchers

Professor Justin Gooding has been awarded the 2017 University of Technology Sydney Eureka Prize for Outstanding Mentor of Young Researchers.

Young Australian researchers collaborate with emerging scientific superpower

Four Australian scientists selected by the Academy are conducting research at some of India’s leading research institutions.

Academy releases expert review of Australia’s climate science capability

Australia can improve coordination of national climate science programs and guide national efforts to mitigate future impacts of climate change.

Mentoring inspires donation to honour outstanding Earth sciences research

Tri-nation gender equality recommendations released

Academy welcomes state and territory commitments to zero carbon emission

Moran awardees to research attitudes to GM science and Australia’s historical weather records

Celebrating the history of women in science

Four new institutions join Science in Australia Gender Equity initiative

Roadmap to accelerate Australian minerals exploration and unlock a trillion dollar prize

One of Australia’s oldest scientists remembered

Medals for three honorific awards

International news

  • Applications for Lindau and Japan research fellowships open
  • Summer Program expands
  • Women in Science and Engineering

Fellows update

  • Honours and awards
  • Obituaries 

Events and outreach

  • National Science Week
  • Exploration of emerging issues in science and society
  • Coming to Canberra: Journeying to the centres of the planets

© 2017 Australian Academy of Science

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