Mengurangi jam kerja tidak selalu menambah jumlah waktu untuk melakukan apa yang Anda inginkan.
Ada argumen yang menarik tentang jam kerja yang lebih pendek secara etis: mereka memperbaiki ketidakadilan yang disebabkan oleh distribusi waktu luang yang tidak merata.
The Ringtail Unicornfish, which occurs in tropical marine waters of the Indo-Pacific. All fish sleep, even the weird-looking ones.
Fish may not have eyelids to close, but they sleep – and perhaps even dream.
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe (right) says he needs government help to boost the economy. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is yet to provide it.
Every one of the 13 economists surveyed by The Conversation thinks more stimulus is needed. None think it should all come from the Reserve Bank. Most think the budget surplus can wait.
Baobabs en Madagascar.
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Las especies surgen y desaparecen de forma natural, pero el ser humano ha alterado estos ritmos con consecuencias devastadoras.
This military dog chased the Islamic State leader down a tunnel and is being called a hero.
The Australian Defence Forces use dogs for many purposes, including sniffing out explosive devices, detecting narcotics, locating the wounded, and patrolling and protecting missions and bases.
Pauline Hanson has argued mothers often make up accusations of family violence to deny fathers contact with their children.
AAP Image/Mick Tsikas
There have already been two recent inquires into family court, but none of their recommendations have been rolled out.
More than one in ten students with a disability are being refused enrolment.
A survey shows nearly half of students with disabilities are being excluded from school events and activities, while one in ten are being denied enrolment. These reports suggest illegal practices.
Reducing the amount of time spent in work doesn’t necessarily increase the amount of time available for doing what you want.
There's much to be said for the campaign to reduce weekly working hours. But the ethics are more complex than often assumed.
If another parent at playgroup says she’s not vaccinating her child, what’s the best way to respond?
Responding to someone who questions vaccination can be difficult. Before you react, it pays to assess the situation because weighing in can do more harm than good.
Stars come into existence because of a powerful force of nature called gravity.
ESA/Hubble & NASA, Acknowledgement: Judy Schmidt
Stars begin their life inside very large, fluffy clouds of space dust and gas called nebulae.
Chinese broadcasters have suspended showing NBA games in response to a tweet by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in support of the Hong Kong protests.
John G. Mablango/EPA
China's attempts to bully the NBA over political expression might prove to be a lesson in how much the new superpower can throw its weight around.
The government gutted the ranks of experienced decision-makers and made organisational changes that undermined the quality of its decisions.
From high staff turn-overs to filling the appeals tribunal with political allies, the Home Affairs department needs to clean its mess.
Alan Joyce embodies his company, but he works for it and isn’t solely responsible for it.
Paying a chief executive $24 million because he has exceptional abilities is a con we've perpetrated on ourselves.
By working in roles that are typically viewed as being more appropriate for women, men can break down the notions that foster gender inequalities.
South Africa has a low number of male teachers in the foundation phase. Why this must change.
Blue whales and orcas are both specialists in their own way. You can’t really measure which one is more intelligent.
We don't know for sure which one is smarter, because not everyone agrees on what "intelligence" means. Both have their own special behaviours and skills and we can't say who is more intelligent.
Jumlah kelangkaan tumbuhan terus meningkat, seiring dengan pembukaan lahan dan perubahan iklim.
Pembukaan lahan yang dilakukan manusia dan perubahan iklim mendorong angka kepunahan tumbuhan dan mengancam keberagaman flora dan fauna.
Water rats in Western Australia are safely hunting cane toads.
When neatly dissected cane toad corpses began turning up next to a creek in the Kimberley, scientists went on the hunt for the clever killer.
The grey cashless debit card cannot be used at any alcohol or gambling outlet, nor used to withdraw cash.
The lived experience of the lead-grey cashless debit card is a world away from the black-and-white impressions of federal politicians.
There are several misconceptions surrounding sexual fetishism.
People with sexual fetishes aren't dangerous; nor are their desires a sign of mental illness. Fetishism can be part of a healthy relationship – so it's time to lose the stigma.
The woke concept has morphed from social licence to caricature.
The "woke" concept peaked on the back of the Black Lives Matter movement, then became a marketing trend. Now being woke is tricky territory.