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Reports from Broken Hill Groundwater Project Released

12/12/2013

Reports from the Broken Hill Managed Aquifer Recharge project were released today by Parliamentary Secretary for the Department of the Environment, Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham.


Dr Marita Bradshaw

Photography exhibition features Faces of Science

06/12/2013

A new portrait photography exhibition capturing the faces of 100 Australian scientists has opened in Canberra taking a contemporary snapshot of Canberra scientists who have made significant contributions to research in science, medicine and health.


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Woomera geophysical survey made public

04/12/2013

New gravity data obtained in the Woomera Prohibited Area in South Australia have been released.


Image of a city showing computer modelling of potential flooded areas indicated in shades of blue and purple

International work helps build safer communities in the Philippines

27/11/2013

Scientists from Geoscience Australia have recently completed a major project working together with technical agencies and local authorities in the Greater Metropolitan Manila area in the Philippines, to develop Philippine capacity for assessing the impacts of natural hazards.


Satellite image showing areas of high and low elevation near Lower Darling area near Menindee Lakes, NSW.

Aerial survey to map floodplains across the Murray-Darling Basin

22/11/2013

A major aerial survey is currently taking place across the Murray-Darling Basin, capturing three-dimensional data which will accurately model water flows and enable greater understanding of floodplain inundation.


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Seismic survey links jurisdictions

21/11/2013

A major, new deep crustal seismic reflection survey is being undertaken to complete the acquisition of almost 1800 kilometres of continuous data across numerous geological provinces in two States and the Northern Territory.


A man recording data in a field.

Australia's continental crust examined in detail

18/11/2013

One of the most comprehensive geophysical investigations of Australia's geological makeup ever undertaken is expected to reveal unprecedented detail of the continent's crust and upper mantle.


Scientists standing in a shallow lake gathering samples.

Assessment reveals mineral potential of salt lakes

15/11/2013

A newly released study of mineral systems in Australia's vast salt lakes indicates significant potential for valuable mineral deposits.


Satellite orbiting the earth

AUSPOS processing system in demand

09/11/2013

A significant increase in demand for Geoscience Australia's Global Position System processing service, AUSPOS from North American users during the recent shutdown of the United States government has continued well beyond the political settlement in the United States.


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Pre-competitive work helps reduce petroleum exploration risk in the Bight

06/11/2013

The Minister for Industry, the Hon. Ian Macfarlane MP, recently awarded three 2012 offshore petroleum exploration permits in the Bight Basin to three major international petroleum explorers.



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