Making waste plastic fantastic
With China no longer accepting Australian waste, an innovative home-grown solution is planned to turn plastic and used tyres into fuel.
Breath of fresh air for gas masks
A global-first collaboration is set to radically overhaul technology that's remained unchanged for more than a century.
When the home helps out
Improving house design through technology is a major step in assisting those with disabilities to live independently.
On a mission to combat depression
Two smartphone apps are designed to serve as a 'safety net' for those struggling with anxiety or depression.
Helping intelligence analysts get it right
A multimillion-dollar project aims to decrease the guesswork through crowdsourcing of a different kind.
Revived? Tullamarine airport and Monash rail links
The long-touted links to Tullamarine and Monash have again been revived, but questions remain over the plans.
Techniques used in aerospace research have led to surprising insights into asthma inhalers – with potentially life-changing results.
Baffled by baseload? Dumbfounded by dispatchables?
The term “energy crisis” is bandied around quite loosely with some confusion around whether the crisis is about prices or security of supply.
Melbourne public transport: a wish list
Victoria has been allocated almost $7.8 billion for public transport infrastructure in the federal budget. But what are the long-term solutions?
The cryptocurrency pioneer
Before the invention of bitcoin, Joseph Liu was playing with an idea that would cut out the middle man in online currency exchange.