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An ASEAN education meeting has heard calls for Australian universities to stop relying so heavily on Chinese international students.

Launceston General Hospital has lost emergency medicine training accreditation following the departure of all but two ED doctors.

An audit has found Queensland Gonski results could be undermined by a deal to protect well-off schools.

Despite the creation of 18,000 new jobs, Australia’s unemployment rate has edged up to 5.6 per cent.

The question of whether agriculture or social structure came first in human development has long been a point of contention with historians.

Australian creative industries are a major economic force, but a new study to creatives to go digital or go bust.

Research suggests social media use at age 10 could reduce the wellbeing of adolescent girls.

The Victorian Government is overhauling the appeals process for students expelled from schools.

Researchers say a period known as the ‘Boring Billion’ is beginning to look a lot more interesting.

The world-changing physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76.

More Australian school students will soon get the chance to control robots in space.

Astronomers have discovered that galaxies rotate about once every billion years, no matter how big they are.

A leading figure in the AI world has discussed the risks of the growing technology.

Sydney's richest suburbs have some of the lowest rates of child immunisation, according to a new report.

A large-scale study has found fake news online spreads far faster than the truth.

The Federal Government has renewed its push to increase language requirements for new migrants.

Major universities have joined forces to set up a new centre for quantum science.

The annual Report on Government Services suggests budget cuts are beginning to impact public schools.

The University of NSW's Gonski Institute is preparing to investigate some of the trickiest questions in education.

Australia has been ranked in the middle of the pack among developed nations on most key measures of child wellbeing.

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Blockchain is the programming that gives Bitcoin its value, but it could be much more than that. Blockchain could change the world.

A giant chunk of Antarctica will soon break free, but what does it mean for the rest of the Earth?

Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

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