From threatened biodiverse wetlands and coral reefs to coastal mangrove forests and wildfire-prone savannas, the Top End is experiencing many unwelcome climate change impacts. The brightest scientific minds and industry leaders are racing to tackle these problems. But they're warning it's not going to be enough unless greenhouse gas emissions are dramatically reduced.
Cutting edge 3D printing technology developed at Charles Darwin University (CDU) will be deployed by the Royal Australian Navy in a world-first trial that will streamline the maintenance of patrol vessels.
Powerful genetic tool aids endangered Gouldian finch
For the first time, Australian scientists have shown that environmental DNA (eDNA) can be used to detect the presence of an endangered bird species simply by collecting a cupful of water from the pools where they drink.