Kenneth McCracken (CSIRO Office of Space Science and Applications). For leadership in space activities in Australia and for achievement in geophysics research.
John Brooks (CSIRO Radiophysics). For leadership of the Australia Telescope team.
Graeme Pearman (CSIRO Atmospheric Research). For his work in global atmospheric chemistry and the Greenhouse Effect.
This documentary examines the nature and impact of the Leeuwin Current, the great surge of warm water which travels down the coast of Western Australia and into the Bight each winter. It is the only current off the western edge of the continent that carries warm water to the poles.
microBRIAN is a powerful yet inexpensive, flexible package for the analysis of remote sensing data using a micro-computer system. The BRIAN in microBRIAN stands for Barrier Reef Image Analysis – a mini-computer system to transform Landstat images into reef maps showing water depth and other features. CSIRO scientists joined forces with the Melbourne company, Microprocessor […]
Shark, commonly known as flake, is a widely accepted seafood. It comes from several species of cold water shark. But in the tropical waters north of Australia, there”s another shark fishing industry. Here, Taiwanese and Australian fishermen have been catching the Blacktip shark.
Tree Planting Auger – an instrument for tractor-mounted or hand-operated use in situations where a post-hole digger is inadequate