It takes a cyclist with a diverse set of strengths to win over the 21 gruelling stages of the Tour de France.
Is the shopping experience the next for a technological overhaul with virtual reality?
Our study found that those people - including women - who are most interested in sex play the most violent games.
The rise of robots poses awkward legal questions that we'd be best off tackling sooner rather than later.
Sinkholes on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko could teach us a lot about the geology and history of the body, but they could also spell the end for Philae.
Look up tonight and you'll see a stunning conjunction of the two brightest planets in the night sky.
Liberal Democrat Senator David Leyonhjelm has said that Aboriginal people may not be the first occupants of Australia. What does the research say?
Keeping time isn't easy, particularly as the Earth's rotation is slowing down, so we need to keep adding troublesome leap seconds.
A shift in our research funding model to fund individual people rather than whole projects could help support the best science.
Scientists have identified the brain region that makes it possible for parrots to speak.
Rising fees for patents could stifle innovation in Australia. So what how much should we charge for patents?
If we want to boost innovation in this country, we should emulate a scheme that has proven highly successful in the United States.
NASA has now formally started to pack its bags for the next big discovery mission, this time heading to Jupiter’s icy moon Europa. Last month NASA announced the instruments that will fly on this trip and…
You may not have heard of the protein lubricin, but it's what keeps your body moving. And now it's being used to treat disease and produce new therapeutics.
Pixar's new film, Inside Out, shows that chasing happiness along won't necessarily bring well-being, which is a view backed by the latest psychological research.
Mathematics and cooking can both be about problem solving, excitement, aesthetics. And it's for you to decide for yourself what you like and don't like in both realms.