A collection of videos from our archives.
Cotton Seed Distributors 50 years – The partnership
In 2017 Cotton Seed Distributors (CSD), the only company that supplies cotton seed to Australian cotton growers, celebrated their 50th anniversary. CSD put together this video to highlight the important partnership with CSIRO to develop and market cotton that benefits growers' bottom line and is good for the environment and for rural communities.
Australia in Space (1987)
In the nineteen sixties, Australia became one of the first countries to design, build and launch a satellite, and was a major partner in British and European space programs. Twenty years later, Australia has once again developed the technological capacity to be 'space qualified'.
CSIRO Medals 1998 – Research achievement – Dr Robert Leicester
Robert Leicester (CSIRO Building, Construction and Engineering). For scientific contributions to knowledge of timber structural properties.
CSIRO Medals 1995 – Chairman’s Medal – Dr Keith Murray and the AAHL Team
Keith Murray and colleagues (CSIRO Animal Health). For the discovery of a previously unknown equine morbillivirus: a new disease found in horses which can also affect humans.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Ken Atkinson Textile and Fibre Technology Team
Ken Atkinson and colleagues (CSIRO Textile and Fibre Technology). For inventing a new method for producing multifunctional carbon nanotube yarns and transparent sheets that have a unique range of physical properties.
Essential Oils (2002)
Medicinal oil from the Waria Waria tree is providing villagers in Papua New Guinea with their only source of income.