Teachers at Tennant Creek High School in the Northern Territory have signed a letter stating they all feel unsafe at work.

The World Health Organization (WHO) says more than 1 billion people were living with a mental disorder before the COVID-19 pandemic, and urgent reform is needed.

The SA Government has denied allegations of pork-barrelling despite skipping a step in the provision of sports grants.

The former Coalition government has been accused of mismanaging the accuracy of welfare payments.

The Victorian Government says it will spend almost a billion dollars a year overhauling early childhood education and care.

Experts are questioning whether the ethics of synthetic biology are fit for purpose.

A Google AI researcher says the company’s new chatbot is sentient, but Google has rushed to deny the claim.

Twenty years of citizen science appears to back up findings on coral bleaching.

An audit has found most Commonwealth agencies are failing to hit required cyber maturity levels.

A regional teacher shortage could increase disparity between students, experts warn.

A study of prehistoric stone tools shows the interconnectedness of early humans.

The states are pushing the federal government to close a public school funding gap.

New research looks at why the memory of fear is seared into the brain.

Experts say women face a ‘glass obstacle course’ in marine science.

A sports science study finds mindfulness can improve athletes’ safety.

The AFP is looking for a way to ethically source images after the Clearview AI controversy.

Australia’s leading supercomputing facility has installed its first room-temperature on-premises quantum computer.

Queensland is using a new Teacher Rapid Response Team to fill critical shortages.

A new study finds many aspects of teens' lifestyles became more unhealthy during COVID-19.

An inquiry has been launched after the oldest known human remains found in Australia were buried against the wishes of some Indigenous groups.

A strip of seagrass off the coast of WA has been named the largest known plant on Earth.

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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.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, car-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’.

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