NBA: Australian sports scientists are changing the game with new ideas and expertise

NBA: Australian sports scientists are changing the game with new ideas and expertise

Updated March 14, 2018 13:27:52 Photo: Australia’s Ben Simmons (C) is lighting up the NBA, but teams are also turning Down Under for sports science expertise. (AP: Chris Szagola) Australians have had a huge impact on the NBA this season — largely due to the performances of Philadelphia rookie Ben …

Scientists plan to use high powered lasers to track and shoot away space junk

Scientists plan to use high powered lasers to track and shoot away space junk

Posted March 21, 2018 20:15:36 Photo: An artists impression of a ground-based laser that would be used to move debris. (Wikimedia Commons: Fulvio314) Space junk is a real problem that could trap humans forever on Earth — so now Australian scientists are working on powerful ground-based lasers to shoot it …