Is noise the real monster? Or is it our own intolerance of unwanted sounds?
A new division tasked with delivering the country's economic goals should be the first step.
Australia could benefit from more jobs and exports if it boosted its space industry.
Alongside the present horrors being inflicted against the Rohingya in Myanmar, we must consider the broader political and economic context that continues to marginalise minority groups.
As the government moves ahead with its industrial plan, a new report signals it will have to start doing things differently.
If robots and AI are our future, we need to embrace the technology and work out how best to collaborate and make it work for everyone
Rather than just catering to one stereotype of worker, people who use coworking spaces actually come from different backgrounds, professions and ages.
From Winston Churchill to the Industrial Strategy Commission: laying down the markers for success.
Canada rushed to counter a deadly lung disease afflicting gold miners in the early 20th century. The "quick fix" cure that was invented is a symbol of the lurch towards global industrialization.
Waste crime has the potential for easy, high profits and as such is set to join ranks with drugs and human trafficking.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has scheduled its 15-year-old mining code for review. The country must ensure reform that benefits its people.
Pittsburgh's post-industrial economic resurgence is promising, a historian of the region writes, but there's a reason President Trump highlighted the area in his speech exiting the Paris climate deal.
Under pressure to create new markets, big alcohol producers are scouring the African continent in what promises to yield negative socioeconomic consequences.
Regulation of funeral products needs to be consistent to improve consumer understanding and choice.
BHP's rebrand is unlikely to affect the bottom line, research shows. But if it improves relations with politicians and voters, it would still be a success.
A lack of "breakthrough" moments in innovation may be caused by the increase of specialised workforces.
A survey of executives in high-emitting industries such as mining and electricity generation suggests they are not engaging with the government's flagship policy to cut greenhouse emissions.
The Victorians had some interesting solutions to the problem of telling children where our stuff comes from.
People will still be needed on factory floors, even as robots become more common. Future operators will have technical support and be super-strong, super-smart and constantly connected.
It's a golden age for visualization in mathematics. How tools like 3-D printing, animation and even knitting machines are reimagining the way mathematicians study and share their work.