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    Australians are working to improve our quality of life without harming the environment: furniture made from plastic ocean waste, a rubbish bin for the sea, the tallest commercial timber building, 'green' steel, and sustainable chocolate-making...

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    Fighting cancer with humanity and innovative research
    Australian cancer researchers at internationally recognised Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne are transforming patients’ lives with groundbreaking research fast-tracked direct from the lab to the patient’s bedside.
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    Sire purchase: Australia’s champion bulls
    The biggest supplier of bovine genetics in the country, Genetics Australia, is finding new markets in Latin America and China, as rapidly escalating demand for dairy and beef sees farmers grow their h ...
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    Australian startup wages war on drug-resistant superbugs
    The emergence of superbugs, immune to existing antibiotics, is a significant global public health problem. An Australian biomedical company, co-founded by Alison Todd, is developing world-leading diag ...
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    The ripple that caused a universal wave
    A mere month after the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded for the first ever detection of gravitational waves, another extraordinary announcement was made. Strange ripples in space-time were dete ...
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    New glue seals wounds in seconds
    Australian scientists have invented a gel that seals wounds and stops bleeding – both internally and externally – within 60 seconds. The breakthrough glue has the potential to revolutionise emergency ...
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    The L'Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science Fellowships
    Since 2007, the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australia & New Zealand Fellowships have been recognising the achievements of exceptional female scientists at different stages of their careers. T ...
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    Turning back time
    It might sound like science fiction but Australian scientist and entrepreneur David Sinclair is determined to slow the ageing process and revolutionise medicine and healthcare. He strongly believes th ...
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    Professor Jian Yang
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    Jian Yang: Unravelling the complexity of height, intelligence, obesity and schizophrenia
    Jian Yang has created pioneering new techniques to unravel that complexity and solve the ‘missing heritability paradox’.
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    Laureate Professor Eric Reynolds
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    Eric Reynolds: How Australian dairy milk is saving the world’s teeth
    For inventing and commercialising Recaldent, Professor Eric Reynolds receives the Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation.
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