New research suggests frequent social media may be harming teen girls' mental health.

Australian researchers need 3,000 stutterers for a study looking at genes that cause stuttering.

An Australian app is helping farmers crowdsource water during India’s water crisis.

Some local academics have refused a request by China to hand over their passport numbers and dates of birth.

Japanese researchers are working on ways to select the gender of human offspring.

Experts say compulsory sports carnival participation could put children off exercise for life.

An international student at uni in Brisbane has received a warning from Chinese authorities.

Having medical students wear a ‘fat suit’ can help destigmatise obesity, German researchers say.

Thousands of university students have skipped classes to call for urgent action on climate change.

ABS stats show Newstart recipients' standard of living is going backwards.

New data shows over 120,000 welfare recipients had payments suspended despite having a valid reason.

HealthEngine - an app used nationwide for a range of sensitive duties - is facing huge penalties.

There is probably life on the Moon, because mankind sent it there.

Over 1,500 environmental defenders have been killed in natural resource conflicts since 2002.

The Victorian Government has put up funds for a dark matter laboratory located in an old gold mine.

Ten dodgy childcare providers have been suspended or shut down during the first three months of this year.

A new, large scale study has looked at the genetic sequences of people with epilepsy.

The Australian Government’s ‘No Jab, No Pay’ vaccination policy may disproportionately impact low-income families, new research suggests.

Former deputy Liberal leader Julie Bishop will become the first female chancellor of the Australian National University.

A new resource has been created to make Australian women in STEM more visible.

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