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  • Quantum tech start-up Q-Ctrl secures major VC backing

    ​Q-Ctrl, Australia’s “first quantum tech start-up”, has secured the backing of three major global venture capital funds to complete its seed round initiated last year.

    Written by George Nott10 July 18 15:43
  • Why Michelle Simmons was destined to be in STEM

    Recently named 2018 Australian of the Year, UNSW scientist, Michelle Simmons, has always tried to be different and push the boundaries. Right from an early age, she knew she wanted a career in science and technology.

    Written by Jennifer O'Brien26 April 18 15:26
  • Machine learning used to predict hazardous solar flares

    Physicists at Stanford University have applied a machine learning algorithm to better predict solar flares that could expose high-flying airline passengers to radiation and disrupt power grids and communication satellites.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett16 Jan. 15 12:45