Curiosity: The secret to research breakthroughs

Basic research can lead to unintended discoveries and astonishing outcomes that benefit society and change the world. 

Be curious.  And see where it leads you…

 

 

Can gravity work in reverse?

The Australian National University

 

Can vision be restored so the blind may see?

The University of Melbourne and UNSW Australia, with Bionic Vision Australia

 

Can an un-pregnant belly give birth?

Monash University

 

Can algae fuel the world?

The University of Queensland

 

Can liquefied natural gas be stabilised and made safe?

The University of Western Australia

 

Can chronic pain ever be cured?

The University of Adelaide

 

Can locusts provide clues to ageing and obesity?

The University of Sydney

 

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