New recordings show the Earth singing a strange song when the Sun is having bad weather.

Synthetic biology could transform Australia’s agricultural sector into a $100 billion industry.

There is concern that “widespread” illegal logging is putting Melbourne’s drinking water at risk.

A building that will house the world's largest tokamak fusion reactor is now complete.

Emissions of a greenhouse gas considered worse than CO2 are rising faster than previously thought.

Sci-fi-style holograms are one step closer, with exciting developments from Japanese researchers.

A team of ‘underwater gardeners’ is working to stem the decline of an endangered seagrass.

Climate change is already damaging the health of the world’s children, and Australia is at significant risk of health decline too.

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service has announced it is changing its name.

An IT expert says the NSW online voting system is flawed.

Astronomers have spotted an ultrafast star travelling at 6 million km/h for the last five million years.

A new study reveals how white blood cells control the final moments of their death and their removal from the human body.

Experts say Australian national parks are worth about $145 billion in health benefits.

Antidepressants polluting waterways could change fish behaviour.

Bushfires on the east coast of Australia may take months to fully extinguish, authorities say.

The Australia Institute says Norway stands to gain the most from Bight oil.

A new artificial intelligence (AI) program has gone public, while the Federal Government releases new AI guidelines.

A common method for calculating the lifetime risk of cancer diagnosis and mortality overestimates these risks, a new study says.

Researchers in the US have developed a material that bends and moves to face the light, just like sunflowers.

Research finds there is room for improvement for doctors caring for kids with gastro.

A new spotlight is shining on female STEM researchers at regional universities.

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I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

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Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

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