Astronomers have solved a mystery of ‘missing matter’, which was considered an embarrassment to the field before.

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has rejected a plan aimed at saving jobs.

Central Queensland University (CQU) will cut nearly 100 jobs and seek almost 200 voluntary redundancies to help cover a revenue shortfall.

Western Australia’s universities are counting the cost of COVID-19.

The Australian National University (ANU) expects a $225 million financial shortfall this year.

A new batch of Australia’s top scientists have been elected as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science.

Scientists have synthesised an anti-inflammatory tick spit protein for the first time.

Australia could be heading into a new ‘pyrocene’ fire age.

Next-generation perovskite solar cells have passed strict international tests.

Australia’s elite universities have proposed “secure corridor” rules for the return of international students.

Scientists say climate change in the deep oceans could be seven times faster by middle of century.

Experts say they may have found Australia's first transmission of the drug-resistant Candida auris fungus.

An international research team has created an artificial eye which mimics the shape and composition of the human retina.

The impact of COVID-19 on international student numbers will be felt for years, experts say.

A new study has found each roaming pet cat kills 110 native animals per year on average.

Australian researchers have developed a self-repairing rubber made entirely from waste materials.

Researchers are working on new prosthetics that restore sight by delivering visual information directly to the brain.

A fight has broken out over funding for monitoring the rehabilitation of a uranium mine.

Scientists have successfully produced coral that is more resistant to increased seawater temperatures.

A new report shows ‘Dr Google’ is almost always wrong.

The ‘extra-medical’ use of opioids is costing Australia around $15.7 billion and causing more than 2200 deaths a year.

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Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

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.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

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