Using futuristic gels and even living cells, 3D-printing of soft body parts is getting closer.

Insiders say Volkswagen's staff and suppliers knew about software designed to thwart emissions tests years ago.

A new project by software engineers at NASA seeks to cut fuel use by improving operations.

Australian medical researchers have unlocked a central part of the way mitochondria behave.

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates have bought into a multi-billion dollar scheme to bring internet access to everyone in the world by 2020.

Australian telcos big and small are calling on the Federal Government for clarity about their data retention obligations.

The ALP says it wants to encourage brilliant minds to start new companies in Australia.

Bio-engineers have a developed a 3D-printed implant that can help regrow damaged nerves.

Swiss engineers have taught a fleet of drones to build a rope bridge that is capable of carrying a human’s weight.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has freed himself of responsibility for Communications, appointing Senator Mitch Fifield to the ministerial position.

A new report from Greenpeace says that for the world to switch from climate-altering fossil fuels to renewable energy by 2050 would cost about $A1.39 trillion per year.

A multi-million-dollar deal between Telstra and NBN will see the FTTN network switched on for a trial before its commercial rollout.

Engineers have developed a new way to create hydrogen fuel with a method potentially hundreds of times cheaper than before.

This week has seen the launch of the first Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) pilot program.

Seven Australian organisations have received funding to develop innovative technologies for the defence force.

Engineers in the US have reported on an advanced robotic hand wired directly into a paralysed man’s brain, providing feedback that allows him to ‘feel’.

A group of Queensland robotics students are working on a way to smash the cost of prosthetic limbs - by 3D-printing them.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) has reported on its push to monitor broadband performance.

The leaders of the emerging field of driverless cars are turning their attention to what they say will be their biggest customers – elderly drivers.

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened applications for the 1800MHz spectrum auction in November.

NASA's New Horizons probe has sent back a treasure trove of new information on Pluto – beaming its high-definition images 5 billion kilometres across the solar system.

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