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Title: Fields of discovery : Australia's CSIRO / Brad Collis.
Author: CSIRO. ; Collis, Brad.
Year: 2002.
Description: xix, 520 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Subject: Bush fires. ; Horticulture. ; Space science. ; Climatology. ; Timbers. ; Australia. ; Agricultural research. ; Introduced species. ; Mineral resources. ; Textiles. ; Drugs. ; Sheep. ; CSIRO. ; Construction technology. ; Wool. ; Wildlife. ; Technological innovations. ; Marine areas. ; Science. ; Medical research. ; Food technology. ; Entomology. ; History. ; Research. ; Plant breeding. ; Fisheries.
Notes: Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN/ISSN: 1865086029;
Type: Book
Abstract: 1. Alien invaders -- 2. Adventures in entomology -- 3. The fight for native Australia -- 4. On the sheep's back -- 5. Textile wars -- 6. Cold comfort -- 7. Girt by green -- 8. Touch wood -- 9. Northern exposure -- 10. The food makers -- 11. Oceans of wonder -- 12. Inside the sky -- 13. Time and space -- 14. The built environment -- 15. Riches of the earth -- 16. A clever legacy -- Epilogue. A fountain of knowledge -- Appendix 1. CSIRO Chairmen and chief executives -- Appendix 2. CSIRO research divisions i
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