Occasional Paper Series

CLIMATE CHANGE: THE STORY SO FAR

11 October 2013

A new paper released by the Office of the Chief Scientist today summarises the changes to the global climate that are already happening.

The paper, ‘Climate Change: The story so far’ states that “While the future impacts …

11 October 2013

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CLIMATE CHANGE Q&A

11 October 2013

The occasional paper ‘Climate Change: The story so far’ was realeased by the Office of the Chief Scientist today.

A ‘Climate Change Q&A’ has been written in support of this paper.

Download the Q&A here.

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ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE A SERIOUS THREAT

Urgent action must be taken to address the rising threat of antibiotic resistance, according to a new paper released by the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) today.

‘Meeting the threat of antibiotic resistance: Building a new frontline defence’ outlines …

10 July 2013

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Benchmarking Australian Science Performance

Australia’s Chief Scientist Professor Ian Chubb has released a new look at our national scientific performance.

22 February 2013

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Occasional Paper: Australia’s Role in Global Food Security

The next edition of the Occasional Paper Series has been released focusing on Australia’s role in global security – particularly in sharing our expertise internationally.

11 December 2012

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STEM Education and the Workplace

STEM Education and the Workplace

5 September 2012

The Office of the Chief Scientist has released the fourth issue in the Occasional Paper Series, titled: STEM Education and the Workplace. The paper examines science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills, employer demand for graduates in …

5 September 2012

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Mathematics in your wallet

The Office of the Chief Scientist’s third report in the Occasional Paper Series is now available for download. It examines some of the methods that help to keep your money, personal details and identity safe everyday.…

19 July 2012

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Australia’s position in the world of science, technology and innovation

The Office of the Chief Scientist’s second report in the Occasional Paper Series is now available for download. It examines recent data from the OECD Science, Technology and Innovation Scoreboard.…

16 May 2012

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Occasional Paper Series Issue 1: Geoengineering

The Office of the Chief Scientist has launched the first report in its Occasional Paper Series, examining the risks and benefits of geoengineering to mitigate the effects of climate change. You can download a copy of the PDF by clicking 

5 April 2012

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