Legal euthanasia should not be considered “the panacea to improving end-of-life care”, according to one US expert.

A new study shows investing in adolescent health and education brings significant economic benefit.

Scientists and supporters of science will march in support of science this Saturday.

In a seriously ‘mad science’ piece of research, the brains of old mice have been rejuvenated by injecting plasma from a human umbilical cord.

Three tiny Australian satellites are on their way to the International Space Station (ISS).

MIT has unveiled a new technology that can draw water directly from moisture in the air in the driest of locations.

Researchers have analysed seaweed around volcanic seeps to assess their response to ocean acidification.

Australian researchers are helping unlock new smaller everyday electronic devices.

Australian experts say they are “deeply concerned” by the death of a woman from an antibiotic-resistant bacterium.

Sydney’s Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPA) has opened Australia’s first robotic surgery training centre.

Experts say increased CSG extraction could result in more methane emissions in QLD’s Condamine River.

A new start-up accelerator has started funding exciting renewable energy projects.

New research suggests that disease from air pollution has increased in the last 25 years, and prevention measures in the most polluted countries are needed to prevent more loss of life.

The latest Bush Blitz has uncovered over 50 new species of spider.

Researchers have developed a genetically-engineered probiotic to eliminate bacterial infections.

Freshwater scientists recommend treating rivers as medical patients, applying healthcare practices to revive drowning ecosystems.

A new Australian study suggests plants have the ability to detect and respond to sounds to find water.

Coral bleaching has now hit up to two-thirds of the Great Barrier Reef.

Authorities say boxers do more to protect their heads when they are not wearing helmets.

A new study says researchers want open data, but a number of factors keep it hidden.

Researchers say not enough Australian clinicians recognise dengue fever.

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Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

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