General audience


Nova is the Academy’s outreach website for a general audience. It provides accurate, topical and relevant to anyone with an interest in how science and the modern world intersect.

Brain Box

Think all scientists are lab-coat wearing, bunsen-burning geeks? Think again. Scientists come in all shapes and sizes and with Brain Box you can get to know the wonderful brains behind the science.

Science booklets

Previously known as the Q&A series, these science booklets aim to contribute to the public understanding of the state of science, to improve understanding and address confusion created by contradictory information on big issues.


Learn more about the fascinating history of Australian science through interviews, diaries and more.

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