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(Left to right) Gary Tilley, Kerrie Wilson, Colin Hall, Minister Greg Hunt, Rick Shine, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Michael Aitken, Richard Payne, and Suzy Urbaniak. Photo: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.

Meet the recipients of Australia’s top science honours

A cane toad pioneer, an innovator who developed a $100 million software program that detects stock market fraud, a researcher looking to re-engineer peptides and protein into cures for diseases, and a conservationist working to help governments to find the most cost-effective way to be environmentally sustainable were just some of the winners of Australia’s top science honours last week.

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