Chinese researchers have used quantum entanglement to send an encrypted message further than ever before.

A new study finds that millions of ‘quiet Australians’ may not be interested in politics at all.

Millions of low-paid workers are expected to benefit from a Fair Work decision to boost the minimum wage.

CSIRO scientists are working to maximise every drop of irrigation water for farmers.

Experts say air pollution threatens brain health.

South Australia will be the site of Australia’s space mission control, forming the heart of the nation’s first space hub.

The Federal Health Minister says Australia's COVID-19 studies could make it a leader in future medical research and clinical trials.

Microsoft says it is holding off on selling facial recognition to US police departments.

Australia's elite universities have dismissed claims that they pose a risk for Chinese students.

Experts are creating a new online learning community aimed at helping classrooms become more inclusive of the diverse learning needs of students.

Families in regional and rural NSW have been receiving virtual parenting support from researchers at UNSW Sydney.

After years of design and prototyping, experts are ready to build the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) in Western Australia – set to be the world’s largest telescope.

Scott Morrison has apologised for any “hurt or harm” caused by the robodebt scheme ...

New research suggests the ‘mad scientist’ stereotype could be part of Australia’s STEM shortage.

Indigenous Affairs Minister Ken Wyatt says no Aboriginal site should ever be damaged by mining, but another could be on the block.

A new survey has revealed significant concern about unsafe school crossings.

New models suggest Australia’s universities could lose $16 billion in revenue between now and 2023.

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has announced it may have to cut up to 300 staff.

Southern Cross University staff have been informed that the university is at a crisis point.

Experts have launched a survey to see how Australian pre-schoolers are coping with COVID-19.

Australians have contributed to a world-first study of the epigenetics of post-traumatic growth and resilience.

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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, Commodore-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’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

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