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Congratulations Neil!

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Congratulations are in order! Neil was selected as the Sydney Protein Group’s ComBio Early Career Researcher speaker! He won a slot to give a talk at the meeting as well as $800 toward Opal card fare to go to the conference in October. The award is very well-deserved, but may be going to his head […]

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Science in the swamp

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As part of Science Week, Taylor, our outreach and media darling, has been demonstrating solar power (with robots of course) at the Science in the Swamp event, to an audience captivated small children… Note the “Nutty Scientists” tablecloth.

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Taylor takes to the radio

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As one of the organizers of the Sydney version of the International March for Science, which is being held on Earth Day (22 April), Taylor chatted to the Drive Show host Danny Chifley on 2SER last week, to tell him what it was all about – and answer curly questions about fluoride in the water… […]

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Scientists in Schools

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Joel has been involved in the CSIRO Scientists in Schools program for a few years now, visiting a local primary school (Strathfield North Public School) once or twice a year to do a day of science with a bunch of the students (usually about 150 in a day in three lots). They do experiments like […]

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Richard Grant in the news

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Richard Grant – ex-Mackay-lab postdoc, is now an associate editor at the Faculty of 1000 – the group of experts that review papers across a range of different fields and make note of ones that seem worth a read – and has been in the news recently with F1000’s decision to create a journal ranking […]