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Pint of Science Festival set to quench thirst for knowledge

Where beer meets science: Pint for Science Festival returns to The Happy Wombat in Newcastle for those with a three-day thirst for knowledge.

CSIRO scientists find ChatGPT not what the doctor ordered

A study has found the more we seek answers to medical ailments using ChatGPT, the less accurate the answers become.

CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet biggest loser after 10 years

Since its inception a decade ago, the CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet has helped 1.2 million Aussies lose weight - so what's the secret?

Snake season: It’sssssss not all bad, say scientists

Yessss, it's snake season, and rather than being afraid experts want to teach you about the good things these creatures do for the environment.

Aussie adults’ junk food obsession is not ‘sweet as’

Australian adults are consuming 28 serves of junk food each week, well above national guidelines, with some occupations worse than others.

Lake Macquarie residents facing rising sea levels

Lake Macquarie residents living between Teralba and Toronto are getting climate change ready, with sea levels expected to rise 0.4m by 2040.

Big brainy batteries battle heat, hackers in Hunter

Deep in coal country, energy pioneers are building unique hot-climate batteries that also have the brains needed to fend off cyber intruders.

Newcastle’s CSIRO energy site to lead emissions target

CSIRO’s Newcastle Energy Centre will be a demonstration site for the national science agency’s net zero emissions targets, as part of a broader focus to boost science and sustainability outcomes across its facilities and operations.
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