A new panel is in place at the Australian National Botanic Gardens to honour Australian scientist Dr Max Day.

Scientists have spotted one of the ways that our brains deal with the millions of different scenarios we face.

Neuroscientists have discovered a distinct and previously unknown pattern of brain injury from high explosives.

A new study has found that most antidepressants for children and teens work about as well as placebos.

Immigration Department staff may face prosecution over the death of a detained asylum seeker, lawyers say.

The Queensland Government will review religious education, after claims Christians were trying to convert students.

Wild weather has again smashed Australian coasts, but could it be a sign of things to come?

The Universe is expanding faster than expected.

Australia is often wracked by both flood and drought at the same time, leading many to wonder; just how much water is there?

The next World Solar Challenge will be the toughest yet, after organisers announced new rules.

Monash University and the University of Melbourne have launched an $80 million biomedical research project.

Experts say that when it comes to talking about environmental issues, people should stick to the science.

One of Australia’s top roboticists says there is no age limit on tech education.

A world first Australian study claims there is a link between heavy mobile phone and tablet use, and anxiety risk in mothers of young children.

The Carnarvon shire is refusing to fly the Aboriginal flag during NAIDOC week.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has commended Australia's plain packaging laws, saying they can save lives.

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