11 - 17 Jun 2021

  • Developing vaccines for forgotten flaviviruses

    By Manuela Callari

    While COVID-19 continues to dominate headlines, flaviviruses have silently affected thousands worldwide, causing disabling diseases and death. But new Australian research could take us closer to a vaccine.

  • Next Big Thing

    Small, but mighty important

    By So Kawaguchi

    Krill are crucial to the marine ecosystem, and new research being undertaken has the potential to transform our ecological understanding of the planet.

  • How the science won in Federal Court

    By Lauren Fuge

    A recent court case has found that the Minister for the Environment has a duty of care to protect young people against the effects of climate change. Science and law are different worlds, so how do you get climate evidence into the legal system?

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