A women’s savings club in Nigeria.
If programs don’t challenge the structural causes of gender inequality, microfinance will just continue to reinforce poverty and inequality.
The things you can do with an amaterur telescope.
With a little bit of knowledge and a few pieces of equipment you too can look at the night sky and see it as a cosmologist does.
Diet and exercise are more likely to succeed when done together.
Excess weight affects fertility in men and women - the good news is weight loss can reverse the negative effects.
Student data is a popular target for hackers and a hot product on the online black market.
A new scam tricks families based overseas into paying a ransom for Chinese students in Australia who have supposedly been kidnapped.
Small Australian presses are publishing more contemporary works originally written in languages other than English.
In the face of mounting political isolationism, translated fiction might just be the thing to save us.
Cancer care for adults could be improved if caregivers provided the empathy they provide to children, the authors suggest.
Pediatric cancer is one of the cruelest of diseases, and caregivers develop special skills to help their patients. Research shows that caregivers for adults could learn some things from them.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern during the post-budget debate.
New Zealand's coalition government in its first budget has treated public policies as investments, with the goal of improving social and environmental outcomes.
Radicalism is spread at schools in Indonesia. But, where do they grow?
Identifying three types of schools that are prone to radical values.
Hackers exploited a weakness in the web-based booking system of Family Planning NSW to infect the system with ransomware.
Medical practices have special requirements under the Privacy Act, but the security and privacy systems some providers currently have in place may be inadequate.
Paham radikalisme merajalela di sekolah-sekolah Indonesia akhir-akhir ini. Di mana saja mereka tumbuh?
Mengidentifikasi tipe-tipe sekolah yang rentan terhadap paham radikalisme
Some women are very sensitive to small shifts in oestrogen and progesterone; others aren’t.
We usually focus on the physical health effects of the pill, yet the most common reason women stop or change the pill is mental health side effects.
Seorang anggota Brigade Mobil berjaga di depan penjara terorisme dalam Markas Komando Brigade Mobil di Depok, Jawa Barat, Kamis.
Analisis dari dua pakar terorisme soal penyulut serangan brutal di penjara keamanan maksimum di Depok, Jawa Barat dan bagaimana mencegahnya di masa depan.
An armed member of the Indonesian Mobile Brigade Corps stands guards near the terrorists detention center inside the compound of the Mobile brigade police headquarters in Depok, West Java on Thursday.
Analysis from two experts on reasons behind the recent terrorist inmates' brutal act in a maximum-security prison in Depok, West Java and how Indonesia can prevent similar attacks from happening.
A life-like reconstruction of
Llanocetus denticrenatus, the second oldest “baleen” whale ever found.
Baleen whales are some of the least likely mammals, supporting their massive bodies by filtering tiny prey. New evidence from an ancient fossil sheds new light on how baleen evolved.
Attending an elite university appears to play a comparatively small role in determining a graduate’s starting salary.
Attending an elite university plays a small role in an undergraduate's starting salary compared to other factors, such as high ATAR, the field of study they chose and the region in which they work.
Afghan journalists light candles to remember the local reporters killed in last week’s Kabul bomb blast.
With few Western journalists remaining in Afghanistan, local reporters are shouldering the burden of covering the conflict - and are increasingly being targeted for it.
Other states and territories could follow suit and similarly reinvest in their TAFE systems through a comparable policy initiative.
30 skill priority areas will be free from the beginning of 2019 in Victoria. Students will feel the most benefit, while private providers say the policy is not equitable.
The benefits of mixed-ability classes are shared by all.
There is good evidence behind some of the recommendations from the Gonski review that will help all students, particularly those who get left behind.
Financial stresses and the mental wellbeing of students play leading roles in rates of attrition.
Much of the research on attrition focuses on the first year of university, but little is known about why people drop out later in their studies. A recent study looked at some factors.
Part of the Chevron Gorgon LNG project (under construction), Barrow Island, Western Australia.
A small change in the method for valuing gas would increase revenue from the petroleum resource rent tax by US$15.5 billion to 2030, compared to the current US$5 billion to 2030.