Thursday, 13 October 2022 11:11

Brain cells in a dish can play ‘pong’

David Heath
A Melbourne-led team has shown that 800,000 brain cells living in a dish can perform goal-directed tasks.
Friday, 24 June 2022 11:33

Protecting the Great Barrier Reef with AI

Stephen Withers
Google and CSIRO are using computer vision to detect damaging outbreaks of crown-of-thorns starfish on the Great Barrier Reef.
Flying foxes, a species that are listed as vulnerable to extinction due to a drop in numbers, are being detected and counted using drones carrying…
Sunday, 15 November 2020 06:57

Bosch, BASF to launch joint venture to sell farming tech

Sam Varghese
German global technology and services provider Bosch Group and BASF Digital Farming have formed a joint venture to market and sell smart farming solutions.
A team of Australian ecology researchers have found two species of Australian bees that have, for the first time, adapted their vision for night-time conditions,…
Australian agtech firm DIT Technologies has raised $267,000 in the first week of its equity crowdfunding campaign, with both investors and locals putting in their…
Sunday, 13 September 2020 17:39

Australian agtech firm invites investors to get on board

Sam Varghese
Australian agtech firm DIT Technologies has invited locals, who are interested to invest in its operations through equity crowd-funding, to register to show their interest.