Analysts say Australia's power system faces heightened exposure to climate change.

The Senate has passed contentious sea dumping legislation.

The Northern Territory has unveiled one of its largest water allocation plans ever.

Researchers have unveiled a revolutionary technique using liquid metals.

The Albanese government plans to compel states to fund at least 50 per cent of new road and rail projects.

Labor has blocked a move by the Coalition to fast-track votes on critical aspects of its industrial relations overhaul.

The wharfies union will still strike at DP World docks this week, despite a major cyberattack.

Last week’s high profile Optus outage happened due to a software upgrade, raising questions about its resilience.

A significant spike in concrete prices is hitting commercial builders.

Australian aerospace startup AMSL Aero is set to elevate hydrogen-powered flight with a $5.43 million ARENA grant.

Chinese researchers have successfully achieved the live birth of a chimaeric monkey, using cells from multiple embryos.

The AER wants feedback on the latest Basslink plan.

Woodside Energy CEO Meg O’Neill says demand for oil and gas will stay high.

International energy firm BlueFloat has withdrawn its submission for a wind farm off the NSW South Coast.

South Australia and the federal government have reached a land-swap deal to facilitate the construction of AUKUS nuclear submarines.

Australian researchers have created the world’s first entirely synthetic genome.

Australian researchers are seeking new ammunition for fighting ‘germ warfare’ in humans.

Governments worldwide are on track to produce 110 per cent more fossil fuels by 2030 than is consistent with limiting global warming to 1.5°C.

Apple has failed in its attempt to halt a massive lawsuit in London.

Compensation has been suggested in the wake of a major Optus failure.

The DTA is looking at ways to bring generative AI into government services.

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