The Plant Breeding project aims to develop major food crop varieties which will enable the feeding of a global population of nine billion.
Supporting Synchrotron Science
The Synchrotron provides a state of the art facility which is accelerating our scientific research.
Atlas of Living Australia
The Atlas of Living Australia has led to a range of delivered and potential impacts, including increased open sharing of data and standards, production of reports, papers and publications, significant efficiency gains for biodiversity data management and on-ground intervention and actions relating to biodiversity.
Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness
The Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness (ACDP) (formerly the Australian Animal Health Laboratory - AAHL) is involved in providing protection from threats of foot and mouth disease, transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy, hendra virus, middle eastern respiratory syndrome, avian influenza, insect-borne diseases and aquatic animal diseases.
The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST) in Guizhou Province China, is the largest single dish radio telescope in the world
Marine National Facility
CSIRO's Marine National Facility (MNF) with its state-of-the-art research capabilities and outstanding crew, scientists, and technicians plays a significant role in Australia’s innovation system.
The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre is a vital and significant part of Australia’s scientific infrastructure, with research undertaken using the its facilities making a major contribution to scientific knowledge, and Australia’s capabilities across many sectors.
The hidden world of Australia's incredible orchids
Orchids are quirky, fun, and now (thanks to a new online encyclopedia of Australian orchids) searchable!
Longing to know about longhorn beetles in Australia
The third volume of Australian Longhorn Beetles zooms in on the subfamily Prioninae, covering 160 species across the Australo-Pacific region, including 14 that are new to science.
A whale of a tale from our science ship
RV Investigator hosts ‘Story time from a Science Ship’, inviting students from around Australia to take a virtual tour of the ship and hear tales of whales from author and biologist, Dr Vanessa Pirotta.
Our Spirit Collection, for all your (super)natural needs
Have you ever seen a plant in spirit? At the Australian National Herbarium in Canberra, we have a spooky collection of 28,000 plant specimens in spirit, from flowers to fruits.
Take a virtual tour of our insect collection
We're taking you on a virtual tour of our Australian National Insect Collection from your home. Come inside.
Public interest certificates
A list of public interest certificates issued by CSIRO in accordance with s22 of the Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 (Cth).