Geoscience Australia Overview

Australia is a nation richly endowed with abundant natural resources, vast territories, and an innovative entrepreneurial spirit. It also faces complex challenges from energy and water security to managing the natural environment and improving the resilience of communities to natural disasters. Geoscience Australia is the custodian of Australia’s geological and geospatial knowledge, and it plays […]

The Water Cycle

♫MUSIC♫ ANNE THOMPSON: All the water on Earth today, every drop, is all the water there has ever been on the planet. Freshwater is actually millions of years old. The same water, flowing in a continuous loop- falling as rain and snow from clouds to the Earth’s surface, running in rivers, pooling in ponds, flowing […]

Spray-on Solar Panels – Science Nation

MILES O’BRIEN: Harnessing the power of the sun, its a bright idea with enormous potential, but how do we get there? BRIAN KORGEL: There’s plenty of power in the sun to meet the energy needs of the world. We haven’t figured out how to get the ratio right of cost and efficiencies. Put it in […]