Great Barrier Reef Water Science Taskforce – Interim Report

great barrier reef

Seeking your feedback on the Taskforce's Interim Report which sets out initial recommendations to
the Queensland Government on how to deliver substantial reef water quality improvements.


62nd Queensland Science Contest

62nd Queensland Science ContestThis contest is an opportunity for Queensland students from Prep to grade 12 to have their scientific work judged for awards over $6,000 in prizes.
Entries close on 9 October.


Congratulations to 2015's Australian Academy of Science Fellows


The Australian Academy of Science has announced the election of 21 new Fellows – including 8 Queenslanders – for outstanding contributions to science and scientific research. Congratulations!


Australia's national science channel

RiAus TVRiAus is Australia’s national science channel, promoting public awareness and understanding of science. RiAus aims to make science fun, inspiring and accessible for all Australians.


Quick Fire Challenge

Quick Fire ChallengeThe Advance Queensland Johnson & Johnson Innovation Quick Fire Challenge is now open!
A total of AUD $300,000 is on offer for
innovations in pharmaceuticals, medical devices
or consumer healthcare.


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Interesting facts and figures

Internet data

By 2015, one Zettabyte of data will flow over the internet. That equals a stack of books from Earth to Pluto 20 times or 116 billion miles