Australian Academy of Science turns 65

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Australian Academy of Science turns 65


  Last updated May 20, 2019 at 10:31 am


65 years ago, 23 distinguished Australian scientists founded the Australian Academy of Science. Today, the Academy serves as an impartial voice providing scientific consensus and advice to the government and public on issues that impact Australia and the world.


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The Australian Academy of Science champions, celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science and provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice.