Australia’s national politicians again need to step up and lead the way on the inevitable process of national and global democratic innovation.
A few programs are leading the way to help support researchers in achieving impact.
When it comes to using technology, businesses don't always get it right.
Research shows that students feel motivated when they learn more about the struggles and failures of the world's greatest scientists.
Expecting the rest of the world to adopt expensive, centralized sewage treatments systems common in the U.S. is not realistic.
Peer review is a crucial part of the academic publication system. It is also a critical part of the hiring and evaluation process. What's the problem with peer review?
The first Renaissance struggled with the same doubts and uncertainties and blinding possibilities that we face today. Any gains we make will have to be achieved amid relentless shocks.
Professors in dynamic tech fields won't stay in academia for three or four decades. The best scientists in the world should have the freedom to pursue their careers as they choose.
Here are five ways to strengthen innovation in NSW, so that all the talk of "being innovative" translates to actually "doing innovation" into the future.
Automation is likely to destroy many jobs, but create new ones in their stead. We must adapt to what those new jobs will be.
The South African Reserve Bank has forecast zero percent growth for 2016. Some urgent steps are needed to get the country out of this hole.
The innovation agenda may have failed to resonate with Australians, but it shouldn't be abandoned.
The technological goals are lofty. But fitting the new tech into the social and political landscape might pose the bigger challenge.
The message of an exciting future through innovation and high-tech start-ups has failed to engage the Australian community.
To be innovative, companies need to employ people with a wide range of technical and non-technical skills, a new study has found.
A five point plan to give Britain an approach which tackles climate change while fostering growth.
Human resistance to innovation can be an obstacle to solving major global challenges.
It's important to interrogate the key factors that pushed countries from Third World to First World status in the 20th century. Asia's experiences hold many lessons for Africa.
Science and business don't often go together, but that's changing as more scientists realise that their best ideas can be commercialised.
The government should consider five options to increase economic growth.