Spent sugarcane is the latest agricultural waste product with renewable potential as food for livestock. Rebecca Ainscough of QUT is part of the team researching the microbiology of the sugarcane waste.
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The title of Australian of the Year, Senior Australian of the Year and Local Hero of the Year for 2018 have gone to Prof. Michelle Simmons, Dr Graham Farquhar and teacher Eddie Woo respectively, for their work in quantum physics, biophysics and maths education.
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A passion for surfing led mechatronics engineer to create the ultimate surf life buoy.
Fashion designer Charne Esterhuizen taught herself CAD to create a 3D printed dress, and has her sights set on eco-friendly bioprinted fabrics.
La Trobe University is trialling the ‘Autonobus’, the driverless bus delivering students around campus that has huge potential for increasing accessibility. Find out how you can take a ride!
Competing on the world stage for innovation and carbon fibre production is now made possible with CSIRO’s latest breakthrough.
Carol Ge is a runner up in UNSW’s Bragg Writing Prize. Read Carol’s piece about the devastating effects of climate change on our Great Barrier Reef.
Engineering student Michael Pearson is on a team transforming family vehicles into a self driving car.