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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

Australian researchers are turning coloured pigments into electronics.

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

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

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.

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

A new study finds wearing hearing aids may delay cognitive decline in older adults and improve brain function.

A new study has investigated the infrastructure needs of automated vehicles in Australia now and in the future.

The Energy Minister has suggested research programs into wind and solar could be dumped.

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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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