Australians have contributed to a world-first study of the epigenetics of post-traumatic growth and resilience.

Australia’s life expectancy is stagnating while social inequality widens.

Regulators want to even up an imbalance between news organisations and tech giants.

The Attorney General has conceded that all Centrelink debts raised using income averaging are unlawful ...

The Australian National University (ANU) expects a $225 million financial shortfall this year.

Astronomers have solved a mystery of ‘missing matter’, which was considered an embarrassment to the field before.

Two months of remote learning could lead to long-term changes to Victoria's education system.

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has rejected a plan aimed at saving jobs.

Central Queensland University (CQU) will cut nearly 100 jobs and seek almost 200 voluntary redundancies to help cover a revenue shortfall.

Western Australia’s universities are counting the cost of COVID-19.

A new batch of Australia’s top scientists have been elected as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science.

Australia could be heading into a new ‘pyrocene’ fire age.

Deloitte has secured a $9.5 million deal to work on a replacement for myGov.

Australia’s elite universities have proposed “secure corridor” rules for the return of international students.

Law reforms in Victoria have made it easier for people to change their birth certificates.

WA safety authorities have issued advice on the return to school.

Researchers are working on new prosthetics that restore sight by delivering visual information directly to the brain.

States are coming together to create a national face-matching database.

Centrelink will soon issue hundreds of thousands of notices for a class action against its ‘Robodebt’ scheme.

Former sport minister Bridget McKenzie says public servants should have told her she was acting without legal authority.

The impact of COVID-19 on international student numbers will be felt for years, experts say.

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

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

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