With up to 10 per cent of Australians living in social housing at some point, experts say it can be a vital launchpad for a more stable life.

Eager citizen scientists have led to the discovery of a new type of star.

New research has found climate change and urbanisation are threatening drinking water quality.

Researchers have pioneered a new filtration technique that could change the future of power.

The University of Tasmania is slashing its number of degrees and courses from about 514 to 120 by next year.

Australia’s wastewater has given new insights into the nation’s drug consumption.

Scientists say the world’s smelliest fruit could boost energy storage.

A high-tech study has solved a chemical mystery about the nature of benzene.

Australia has a huge database of donated stem cells that cannot legally be used, despite their effectiveness.

A new report says the technology to reach negative emissions by the 2040s is already available.

A ‘strike force’ of NSW’s best teachers is being assembled to help struggling schools.

UNSW says it will divest of fossil fuel assets by 2025 as part of a net zero emissions goal.

A new report draws a direct link between climate conditions in Australia and recent bushfires.

Experts say Australia should ‘bank water’ by using aquifers as giant underground storage tanks.

New research suggests a particular kind of bird can judge statistical odds.

Researchers have attempted to reverse engineer the Milky Way to find out how it was assembled.

Air pollution appears to shorten people's lives more that wars, malaria, HIV/AIDS and smoking.

With up to 90 per cent of Aboriginal children suffering from otitis media, or “glue ear”, a new research project is trying to improve the stakes.

Experts say Australia has just a small window of opportunity to avoid hitting the panic button over COVID-19.

China’s Uyghur community is being forced into labour for Apple, BMW, Nike, Adidas, Samsung, Sony and others.

Australian researchers are turning coloured pigments into electronics.

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