About Double Helix

The Double Helix team is part of CSIRO Publishing and has a long-standing reputation for delivering expertly written, fascinating and fun science material for young people. Double Helix magazine is designed to foster an interest in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). We aim to make it an easy, fun read for people, whether they are already interested in science or not.

Double Helix magazine also promotes critical thinking and literacy in school-aged children and teens. Each issue includes hands-on activities, recipes, experiments, comics, puzzles and prizes to win.

The Double Helix editorial team is based at the CSIRO Discovery Building in Canberra, Australia.

We have answered many Double Helix questions on our frequently asked questions page.

Alternatively, reach out to us:

Postal Address: CSIRO Double Helix, GPO Box 1700, Canberra ACT 2601

Advertising enquiries: publishing.advertisingsales@csiro.au

About CSIRO Publishing

CSIRO Publishing is a business unit within Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). We operate as an independent science and technology publisher with a global reputation for quality products and services. Our product range includes journals, books and magazines and incorporates a children's publishing program.

In addition to publishing Double Helix magazine, we have also released a number of children's books. For more information on available books, visit the children's books page on the CSIRO Publishing website.

Why choose Double Helix magazine?

Perfect for ages 8 - 14

Developed by experienced editors

Engaging and motivating

84% of readers become more interested in science

Get hands-on, ask science questions, and win prizes!