The cost of BoM’s IT overhaul has raised eyebrows.

With payment suspension pushing people to the brink, calls for a Centrelink overhaul are growing louder.

Australia's synthetic biology sector appears set to bolster the economy by billions in coming decades.

New findings could change the understanding of how the gut communicates with the brain ...

CSIRO has unveiled a groundbreaking new gene-screening technology to boost crop disease resistance.

An NDIS Commissioner has resigned ahead of a critical report.

Scientists are exploring the genetic components of trust.

The final report of the Australian Universities Accord calls for an overhaul of the tertiary education sector.

Money is running short for CSIRO’s science ship.

A NASA mission to hit an asteroid with a rocket appears to have knocked it off course.

Australia's latest gender pay gap stats show some ongoing disparities.

A new mental health support program has been created for first responders in South Australia.

Researchers are using AI to read the minds of mice.

A new drug shows promise for treating multiple food allergies.

Australian universities are not fully meeting the recommended measures to combat sexual violence on campuses.

Researchers have explored the idea that ADHD may have evolved because it makes better explorers.

Elon Musk says the first human recipient of Neuralink’s brain chip can now control a computer mouse solely through thought.

The Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre has made a deal with NVIDIA to enhance its quantum computing capabilities.

Australian astronomers have identified the fastest-growing black hole recorded to date...

Asbestos contamination concerns widen in New South Wales, with additional sites including schools and hospitals...

Australia’s gender pay gap appears to be narrowing.

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For the last few weeks we have been bogged down in the very Earthly matters of royalty, budgets, politics, humanity and celebrity - all good prompts to look away, up into the infinite. 

Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

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