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Australia's chief scientist compared President Donald Trump's efforts to suppress scientific data to those of former Soviet Union dictator Joseph Stalin in a blistering takedown Monday. "Science is li...
Malcolm Turnbull is not imbued with the giving spirit.
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CANBERRA - Australia’s incoming Chief Scientist has declared nuclear power should “absolutely be considered", as he articulated his vision for a coal, oil and gas-free Australia. Prime Minister Malcol...
Prominent engineer and neuroscientist Dr Alan Finkel AO will be Australia's next chief scientist. Dr Finkel succeeds Professor Ian Chubb AC who has held the government's top science advisory position