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Adelaide will host an international Defence science challenge at the Old Royal Adelaide Hospital this month.

2017 marks the 50th Anniversary of Australia's first venture into space with the launch from the South Australian desert of our first satellite.

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, launches the Defence Research and Innovation Network (DRIN) at the University of Adelaide.

DST research suggests that chemical features in biofluids could be linked to mental health.

Register your interest by 8 November to participate in the Cyber Research Networking Forum.

DST scientists have been working with a US expert in spatial disorientation to enhance the safety of pilots.

The Integrated Survivability Assessment Facility (ISAF) at DST measures the survivability of operational platforms employing countermeasures against various weapon threats.

Fire Across the Desert - Woomera's history book digital re-release

DST is proud to release Fire Across the Desert: Woomera and the Anglo-Australian Joint Project 1946–1980 in a new digital format.