Sacred Indigenous artefacts have been returned to traditional owners after almost a century in US museums.

Over 11,000 scientists from more than 150 countries have endorsed the declaration of a climate emergency.

A new, open-source genetic database has been developed by Australian and North American researchers.

A new study suggests poo transplants could beat antibiotics for treating the C. diff superbug.

Indigenous academics are calling for a new look at the governance and practices of mainstream environmental management.

Healthy mangroves are needed to fight climate change on coral reef fisheries, research suggests.

An artificial intelligence system now ranks among the top 0.2 per cent of human players in StarCraft II.

Dozens of top professors have condemned Murdoch University for suing a whistleblower.

CSIRO engineers have developed a new scanning device that can give a full panoramic view of an underground coal mine.

An expert says engineers may have to design androids to avoid unhelpful racial stereotypes.

New research shows measles can weaken the immune system for years.

Experts say Australia should adopt pill testing, but lacks the political will to do so.

Linking national health data into a single database should boost Australian health services.

The bones of a huge-clawed predatory dinosaur have been discovered in Victoria.

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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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