A new study has found the strongest opponents to GM food think they know the most, but tend to know the least.

A new partnership aims to supercharge the development of new vaccines.

Experts say smartphones come with some major risks, ergonomically speaking.

Experts say Antarctica is melting more than six times faster than it did in the 1980s.

China’s space agency says cotton seeds planted on the far side of the Moon have sprouted.

New research has investigated how our brains turn experiences into memory.

Australian scientists have found a way for astronomers to map elusive dark matter.

CSIRO experts have offered a bold glimpse into what the robots of the future could look like.

The proportion of Australians in full-time jobs months after graduating university has increased.

The Hubble Telescope has discovered the brightest ancient quasar ever seen – emitting as much light as about 600 trillion suns.

Labor says the Jobactive system is failing job seekers and businesses.

The Federal Government has announced a $47 million funding renewal for youth mental health service headspace.

Researchers have taught artificial intelligence to identify rare genetic syndromes from photos of the face.

A civil lawsuit has been filed against the Northern Territory Government over its youth detention facilities.

NASA's New Horizons mission has taken detailed images of the most distant object mankind has ever explored — a big rock called Ultima Thule.

Experts hope new investigations into ancient DNA can enable the return of Aboriginal remains to the lands from which they came.

An inquiry has been launched into the miscalculation of university entrance scores in Tasmania.

The unemployment rate has increased despite the creation of more than 37,000 jobs last month.

The Federal Government has announced a cut in funding for research.

A new study has found shoppers underestimate the carbon cost of their food choices, but they would like to know more.

Labor says it would create a commonwealth environmental protection agency if it wins next year’s election.

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