A collection of videos from our archives.
Australia’s ups and downs (1999)
Inland Australia was once a large prehistoric sea. A new computer modeling technique shows how the sea disappeared.
Novel Polymer Membrane Mimics Nature (2007)
Fantastic plastic – new plastic membrane that mimics pores found in plants and has applications in water, energy and climate […]
CSIRO Medals 2007 – Business Excellence Medal – The T-Mag Team
Sam Tartaglia and colleagues (CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering). For the establishment of a CSIRO joint venture (T-Mag Pty Ltd) with an SME consortia to develop and commercialise the T-Mag technology for the global exploitation of magnesium castings to reduce vehicle weight, fuel consumption and greenhouse emissions.
An Approach to the Production of Secure Durable Bank Notes (1974)
Australia's new decimal currency was released on 14 February 1966 and when forgeries were detected, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) commenced a long collaboration with CSIRO with the aim of providing a polymer based note with optically variable security devices. This film was produced for a meeting in 1974 attended by the RBA Governor and the CSIRO Chairman to demonstrate a proof of concept.