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Plant technology about to go viral

16 Oct 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Plant breeding technology developed at the University of Queensland is producing crops that can resist viruses and introduce other economically valuable traits, a development that could have an enormo ...

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Close to the bone: 3D printed implants

4 Oct 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Visionary biomaterials and tissue engineer Hala Zreiqat has invented the world’s first 3D-printed porous synthetic bone that mimics bone mechanical strength and promotes new bone growth. But her dream ...

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Delivering the goods

20 Sep 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Using artificial intelligence to help online retailers deliver parcels quickly and efficiently, Sydney startup Premonition sees a bright future ahead.

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Health by design: Wearable tech

6 Sep 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Leah Heiss is on a mission to destigmatise medical devices, creating high-tech healthcare ‘wearables’ using human-centred design principles. Working with experts from a range of disciplines including ...

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Fields of dreams

23 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Moving animals around a farm that has no fences, and knowing the pasture with the best feed on offer down to a blade of grass, is set to become a reality, thanks to some pioneering Australian agtech. ...

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Fighting cancer with humanity and innovative research

9 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

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 ...

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On a high note

3 Aug 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

After a rapid rise to success as a child, opera singer Danielle de Niese has taken a measured approach to building her career and, as a result, is now one of the most in-demand classical performers in ...

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Isle of whisky

26 Jul 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

From prohibition to the world’s best in less than 30 years, Tasmanian whisky has claimed its place on the international stage thanks to small producers entirely devoted to their craft

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Sire purchase: Australia's champion bulls

19 Jul 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

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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The indigenous rights champion

10 Jul 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

From humble beginnings growing up in public housing, Professor Megan Davis became the first Australian Indigenous person to be elected to a UN body. She has dedicated her life to improving the rights ...

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Australian startup wages war on drug-resistant superbugs

27 Jun 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

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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Built to communicate

21 Jun 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Definium Technologies is putting Tasmania on the world stage, collaborating with technology companies and universities to create smart sensors that connect devices cheaply over vast distances, and con ...

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A Pure Water Future

5 Jun 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

CSIRO research scientist Dr Dong Han Seo has made groundbreaking discoveries that could solve the global problem of water scarcity and provide clean drinking water for millions of people around the wo ...

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Brand Extension: Connecting with China

31 May 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Australian startup Sinorbis is making it easy for Western companies to establish a digital presence in China.

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Design of the times

24 May 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

The latest exhibition at London’s illustrious Victoria and Albert Museum — The Future Starts Here — is the work of Australian architect-turned-curator Rory Hyde. Melbourne-born Hyde is keen to examine ...

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An appetite for success

17 May 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

First-time restaurant owner-chef Sam Aisbett is making a name for himself in Singapore, notching up a swag of awards, including a Michelin star, at Whitegrass. Aisbett honed his skills in Australia un ...

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An app to empower cancer patients and caregivers

10 May 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

As young oncologists working in a Sydney cancer hospital, Dr Raghav Murali-Ganesh and Dr Nikhil Pooviah saw first-hand that patients with good support networks and record keeping systems had better ou ...

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Touchwood: Sustainable building design

3 May 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Sydney-based Tzannes Associates has been recognised internationally for its deep design philosophy dedicated to sustainability. The firm’s newly finished project, International House Sydney, is the wo ...

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Making beautiful music (videos)

26 Apr 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Director Kinga Burza has made her mark on the competitive music video and commercial film industry though hard work, persistence, a willingness to take chances – and a healthy dose of Australian charm ...

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