Even the world’s best available training – used to train police, border control agents and other security personnel – does not compensate for natural talent in face recognition.
There are systemic problems with the way mainstream schooling treats students with disabilities. A Royal Commission would shed light on these issues and give us a way forward to a more equal future.
Maria Sibylla Merian's meticulous observations laid the groundwork for the fields of entomology, animal behaviour and ecology. But the legacy of this scientific superhero has been sidelined by sexism.
Research shows there are now more ministers responsible for regional issues across Australian governments than ever before.
New Zealand's decision to block Huawei from its 5G cellular networks due to security concerns is likely to be just the first of many that challenge Wellington's relationship with Beijing.
There can be many benefits in practising mindfulness. But it's not a way to relax or escape from your problems.
It's natural to assume that a downturn in the property market is good news for people who've been priced out of the market. In practice, they might still not be able to buy a home.
Robots are not yet as good as humans at working with other humans or even working with other robots.
Choosing a career that is unlikely to become automated or done by artificial intelligence, and learning soft skills will give graduates better career prospects in the long run.
Cyber attacks are a real and increasing threat to Australia, and the law lags a long way behind in both protection and recourse.
You don't have to be an expert to be an effective advocate for vaccination. Here are some tips if you find yourself talking to someone who isn't convinced they should vaccinate their kids.
The plan to kill 2 million feral cats nationwide by 2020 makes for good headlines. But it's also a simplistic goal that won't necessarily deliver conservation benefits to native species.
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When it comes to looking after your skin, some stubborn "facts" endure, so a dermatologist sets the record straight.
The first major loan to Australia from a repository of canonical art works of Chinese culture deserves to be seen by all those interested in Chinese art.
Dash Buttons have been ruled illegal under Germany's consumer rights law. They might also contravene Australian consumer law.
It's reasonable to take Cormann at his word about missing that the change hadn't been processed. Even accepting this, however, the affair looks bad for Cormann, who failed the “Caesar's wife” test.
There are three ways heat can be shared: conduction, convection and radiation. Find out which one lets heat travel through space.
Indigenous artists and arts centres from the Kimberley region were invited to help curate this new exhibition, presented as part of the Perth Festival 2019.
China's refusal to take Australia's rubbish has started to bite, and it's clear we're not ready to deal with the consequences.