Insect collections going 3D (2014)
The insect life cycle: egg, larva, pupa, adult and now digital. Find out how we are helping one of the […]
Our lab in Darwin (2014)
For more than 40 years our lab in Darwin has been carrying out environmental and agricultural research in the Top […]
Pests in paradise: saving Lord Howe Island from the ants
CSIRO and the Lord Howe Island Board are winning the battle to save the world heritage area from the invasive […]
Every scribble tells a story
In a remarkable piece of detective work, a team of ‘retired’ CSIRO scientists have revealed the group of artists responsible […]
Dust Mites (2009)
The many millions of people around the world with house dust mite allergies will be pleased to know that the first comprehensive book on the mites has just been published.
Stingless bees (2001)
Australian native stingless bees pollinate plants, give you honey, and they don’t sting.
Malaria Vaccine (1998)
Between two and three million people are killed each year by malaria. A vaccine for this deadly disease has been developed and is now in its trial stage.
Insect erections (1997)
Inspecting insect penises to distinguish between cotton destroying moth species.