The Albanese government has announced it will be launching an external review of the Fair Work Ombudsman ...

The Albanese government is set to establish the National Net Zero Authority (NNZA) ...

International researchers have released the first draft of a reference 'pangenome' - a collection of DNA sequences from 47 people.

Researchers have added a new dimension to the world of virtual reality - smell.

Experts have detailed three reasons to be worried about AI.

Coal producers are highlighting nuances in the face of new emissions plans.

Details of new fossil fuel rules have been released.

One of Australia’s major gas pipeline companies says it can bounce back from recent disappointment.

BHP wants different kinds of coal taxed separately.

New infrastructure will soon see a dramatic boost to Darwin’s internet access.

An audit of Australia’s $45.6 billion Hunter class frigate project has highlighted a flawed procurement process.

CSIRO has launched a new standard for assessing agricultural greenhouse gas emissions.

This year’s federal budget for science has been described as “business as usual”.

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest could be one of the federal budget’s biggest winners.

A gas tax hike is expected to bring a modest bump to federal government coffers.

Engineers have come up with a new twist on chirality, extending the concept of directionality.

NASA has launched two small satellites to help track tropical cyclones from a base in New Zealand.

The West Australian government has commenced the demolition of Wittenoom, a ghost town that was once a hub for asbestos mining.

Builders are trying to avoid having to absorb costs by using tighter contracts, but are still paying more.

This week's budget includes funding to repair the ‘neglected’ sites of Sydney Harbour.

Planned coal mines have been cancelled for not providing enough information.

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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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