Landmark facilities for Australian science

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OPAL Research Reactor

The OPAL reactor is one of the world’s most effective multi-purpose research reactors.

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Bragg Institute

The Bragg Institute use a range of neutron scattering and X-ray techniques to solve complex problems.

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Cyclotron facility

The cyclotron allows us to investigate neurological disorders and many other diseases.

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Australian Synchrotron

The Australian Synchrotron facilitates research in medicine, agriculture and nanotechnology.

Nuclear science and technology at work

EDUCATION

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Resources

ANSTO develops a number of syllabus-focused education resources about nuclear science.

ENVIRONMENT

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Biodiversity

Science is coming to the aid of PNG's most important and highly threatened food staple - fish.

MATERIALS

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Precision

Next generation durable metals used by industry are a step closer thanks to nuclear science.

LIFE SCIENCES

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Discovery

New study unlocking secrets to better treatments for conditions like multiple sclerosis.

CITIZEN SCIENCE

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Plastics Project

Join the ANSTO Plastics Project and help our scientists with their environmental research.

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Our citizen science cruises have helped to explain our plastics research

 
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Our world is made up of atoms. Learn more about their applications.

 
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Take a look inside Australia's only nuclear reactor, OPAL.

 
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Discover the meaning and applications of crystallography

 

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