Australian scientists have made a new step towards quantum computing.

Centrelink’s remote work-for-the-dole scheme has been labelled “devastating” for Indigenous participants.

Researchers have analysed millions of Medicare claims to gain insights into Australian general practice.

South Australia wants the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site to house the nation's new space agency.

Australia is trailing the rest of the developed world in research funding, the major university lobby says.

The head of UNSW has laid out his vision for the future of Australian universities.

The Federal Government is considering making Australian universities prioritise science and maths in teaching degrees.

Australian scientists have discovered the oldest colours in the geological record.

Zoos Victoria has dumped Nestle products from its zoos over a palm oil controversy.

Researchers say most people are still not aware of the full danger of smoking.

A new survey has revealed some of the challenges on the way to fully-automated driving.

Scientists say electricity could help spiders take flight.

The Australian National University’s computer network has been compromised.

Opponents are mounting against Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel’s ideas for AI regulation.

The school chaplains program has been labelled discriminatory.

Reports say rich private schools earmarked for cuts under Gonski 2.0 have in fact seen their proportion of taxpayer money increase.

A study of 62 men suggests drinking may make them more persistent in their demands for sex.

The principal of an elite Sydney private school has reminded parents that the fees they pay do not entitle them to behave aggressively towards teachers.

An advertisement has been removed from a future university building in Adelaide after being labelled sexist.

A government agency has been charged after two army recruits suffered severe electric shocks during a training exercise.

Puppies as young as eight weeks old can learn from both dogs and humans, a new study shows.

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