Experts say industry influence on research agendas must be addressed.
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Patterns have been observed in academic grades of 1.6 million students, showing that girls and boys perform very similarly in STEM.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

The warming ocean has led to coral growth off Tasmania.
Published on: GreenCareer

The SA Government is scrapping laws intended to punish companies that exploit workers.
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Authorities have issued a safety warning for workers and employers working with engineered stone benchtops.
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NSW wants to reduce serious injuries and fatalities in the transport sector.
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The ACT Government has launched an independent review into workplace culture in ACT public health services.
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Advocates say progress toward gender equality in Australia has stalled.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

Australia’s new icebreaker has passed the most important test of a seagoing vessel – proving it floats.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

Australia’s national science agency wants to get involved in NASA’s plan to build a Moon base.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

Adani has triggered a new regulatory process for the rail line to its planned Carmichael coal mine.
Published on: GreenCareer

An Australian producer is preparing to ship high-tech lithium-iron internationally.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

Queensland is paving the way for construction of a $400 million waste-to-energy incinerator near Brisbane.
Published on: GreenCareer

ASIC says Australian companies should do more to disclose risks posed by climate change.
Published on: GreenCareer

Reports say the NT Government seeks “approval” from gas giant Inpex before it releases details on the project.
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Authorities say cryptocurrencies are are among new methods of money laundering by sophisticated criminals.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

ABC executives have sacked managing director Michelle Guthrie halfway through her term.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

The Law Council says Australia’s decryption laws could make it the weakest link in the ‘Five Eyes’ network.
Published on: ExecutiveCareer

Australian researchers have designed a nano-filter that can clean dirty water over 100 times faster than current technology.
Published on: WaterCareer

The move to rename Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children's Hospital should cost taxpayers up to $500,000.
Published on: HealthCareer

Scientists are testing ways to catch ‘space junk’ - old rocket and spacecraft parts orbiting the Earth.
Published on: EngineeringCareer

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