This is our archive of media releases from 9 January 2006 to 4 March 2015. For newer media releases, please see our News page.
Investigator makes light of heavy weather
Over the last few weeks companies supplying scientific equipment for the Marine National Facility research vessel Investigator, have been testing and calibrating gear and preparing the ship for research voyages in 2015.
Australia’s biosecurity may be shocked
These three events alone could devastate Australia’s agricultural industries, economy and environment, and could severely alter our way of life. […]
Dr Megan Clark AC appointed to Rio Tinto Board
CSIRO Chief Executive Dr Megan Clark has been appointed a non-executive director of the board of Rio Tinto.
Scientists reveal secrets of insect evolution
Published today in Science , the study, which involved more than 100 researchers from 16 countries including five from Australia’s […]
New CSIRO software opens Windows to science
The free software, known as Workspace, is purpose-built for scientific applications and allows researchers to present their findings through stunning […]
CSIRO produces 3D heel in world first surgery
CSIRO, St Vincent's Hospital and Victorian biotech company Anatomics have joined together to carry out world-first surgery to implant a titanium-printed heel bone into a Melbourne man.
International technology innovator to lead CSIRO
Chair of the CSIRO Board, Simon McKeon announced today that the new Chief Executive of the CSIRO will be Dr Larry Marshall.
Australia examines its strengths and sees its future in iManufacturing
Australia needs to play to its strengths and transition from traditional manufacturing into new areas of competitive advantage.