ASTRO 3D has reached gender parity in astronomy within just five years.

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has defended its move to eliminate references to “merit” from its hiring policy.

Students will soon test a new work-from-home model.

Significant industry involvement in clinical trials has prompted transparency concerns.

The Commonwealth has committed to implementing recommendations from the Robodebt Royal Commission ...

A surge in cybercrime targeting Australians has been attributed to...

Space telescope Euclid's inaugural test images have revealed some promising results.

Researchers say comets may have delivered molecules for life on Earth at the perfect speed.

A review by the Western Australian (WA) teachers' union has called for the scrapping of NAPLAN testing.

High demand is not helping more psychologists enter the field.

A Senate report urges national consistency in ADHD diagnosis and treatment.

Over 170 schools in South Australia will be closed as teachers participate in their second strike in two months.

Equatorial Launch Australia (ELA) wants to expand the NT’s Arnhem Space Centre.

A new report urges swift action to save oceans from the climate crisis.

NSW is set to develop its own capacity for creating and producing RNA technologies.

The Federal Court has recognised native title rights in WA’s northern Goldfields.

South Australian teachers have voted in favour of strike action next Thursday.

For the first time, a physical neural network has been shown to learn and remember ‘on the fly’.

Australia's federal agencies are facing record-keeping challenges, warns the Records and Information Management Practitioners Alliance (RIMPA Global).

The world may have only six years left to limit global warming to 1.5°C.

The United Nations University is sounding alarm bells about six critical tipping points with potentially irreversible consequences.

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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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