A team has received funding to work on a video game that teaches computer coding.

An Australian professor of economics has picked apart what he sees as the main failings of the Group of Eight universities in the stance on deregulation.

While the adage contends that it takes a whole village to raise a child, a new program shows a village of children could just raise themselves, almost.

The Federal Government says it is cutting red tape for vocational colleges, by removing regulations around changing courses or introducing new ones.

Experts say Australian governments can stop corruption while saving money and even lives, through enhanced whistleblower protections.

$20 million worth of scientific equipment has docked in Hobart, ushering in a new age of Australian marine science in a stylish coat of blue and green.

The HPV vaccine has been linked with a 61 per cent reduction in cases of genital warts among young Australian women.

A new report has again shown mixed results in one of Australia’s most important healthcare efforts.

Google has launched an ambitious bid to keep people alive – and Googling – for longer.

The Federal Government has continued funding for a scheme that gives parents access to subsidised preschool hours.

Some young Australian students’ ingenious sensor glove have been weighed against inventions from around the world.

Research has shown that experiences bring better value-for-money than possessions.

The contentious higher education reforms have cleared the lower house, but it will be several weeks before the government takes them to the Senate.

An Australian study is looking for the root of teenage aggression.

Australia's chief scientist wants a greater focus towards the skills that will drive the future economy.

A new study has revealed that the nerves in human skin can judge the size and shape of things they touch.

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