The Australian National Insect Collection (ANIC) is the world's largest collection of Australian insects and related groups such as mites, spiders, worms and centipedes.
Website for the Australian National Wildlife Collection which is a biodiversity resource aiding the study, classification and documentation of Australia's mammals, birds and reptiles.
Undertaking research focusing on the measurement and prediction of the availability and condition of Australia's land and water resources.
There are nine CSIRO Science Education Centres around Australia. Excite and educate students and teachers with curriculum linked hands-on workshops at your school or our centres. They also run Double Helix events, holiday programs and other activities.
Index page to the CSIRO annual reports. Reports are available in PDF format.
Provides a step-by-step plan for families to make healthy changes to their children's eating and activities.
Try your hand at exciting experiments and activities at home or at school with everyday equipment. Mix some slime, build a rocket or make sultanas dance!
CSIRO offers science programs and resources for schools, special events around Australia and a great range of at-home science for all ages.
iPhone, iPod touch and iPad and Android – Allows users to retrieve lists of species recorded within an area, view details of the species such as recorded distribution, scientific name, common names and images.
Saltland Genie is a cross-jurisdictional concept developed from research to provide recommendations about the usefulness of possible solutions for saltland. Cross-jurisdictional partners include CSIRO and state and territory government agriculture, primary industry and environment departments.
CSIRO operates school programs around Australia including awards, competitions, student workshops and research projects, teacher professional development and teacher resources. CSIRO's Double Helix Science Club offers plenty of action for schools. CSIRO Discovery Centre in Canberra provides visiting school groups with modern science laboratories, an interactive science exhibition and hands-on programs.
iPad – Allows farmers and others find out the likely soil types on their property. Discover the soil’s secrets, how it holds water, its clay content, acidity and other attributes important for agriculture and land management.