Dating app Tinder has come under increasing scrutiny over harassment facilitated by the platform. But its new safety measures, while undoubtedly an improvement, are unlikely to prevent abuse.
A new report assesses the smart city performance of local government areas representing 85% of Australia's population. NSW leads the way, and all the leading performers are in the major cities.
Australians were also cheated out of A$400,000 last year in charity scams.
There have been scores of scams reported in Australia since the bushfires started in September. This is why fraudsters take advantage of those in need.
When the hazardous particles found in bushfire smoke come into contact with our eyes, this can cause inflammation.
Another troubling consequence of the bushfire smoke is its effects on our eyes. But there are some steps we can take to minimise irritation and any risk of longer term harms.
A targeted, coordinated online campaign has tried to mislead the public. While the myths have been debunked, the culpable parties remain unknown.
We found about 300 suspicious Twitter accounts, which we suspect included a high proportion of bots and trolls pushing the #ArsonEmergency narrative.
La technique CRISPR : sorte de ciseaux à ADN.
NIH Image Gallery / Flickr
Le scientifique chinois a l’origine de la naissance de ces bébés génétiquement modifies vient d’être condamné à trois ans de prison. Retour sur une expérience « injustifiable ».
A poster for the 1963 film Beach Party.
Alta Vista Productions
Surf music was born in 1960. Its twangy instrumentals can be traced through many artists from The Shadows and Fleetwood Mac to Australia's The Sunnyboys and The Cruel Sea.
Residents of Grantham pay their respects during the dawn memorial service after the 2011 Queensland flash floods. Research into natural disaster recovery suggests there is a long road ahead for survivors of the current bushfire crisis.
Research on other natural disasters tells us there's a long road ahead for survivors of the current bushfire crisis – but there are some key lessons.
Porn shapes how boys and men see girls and women, and how girls and women see themselves.
We can teach young people to respond more critically to pornography, helping them assess and respond to pornography’s influence.
A firefighting helicopter tackles a bushfire near Bairnsdale in Victoria’s East Gippsland region, Australia.
State Government of Victoria
Here's how Australians and their overseas family and friends can monitor the movement of fire fronts in real time.
Many Australian consumers are concerned at the environmental impact of their shopping habits, especially at Christmas.
Australians spent $400 million on unwanted Christmas gifts last year. There must be a better way.
People in Sydney have this week been donning face masks. But they’re unlikely to prevent smoke inhalation.
With smoke haze this week at its most hazardous level yet, people on Australia's east coast have been taking precautions to protect their health. But some methods are more effective than others.
Tim menggunakan CRISPR pada embrio manusia dalam upaya untuk membuat mereka kebal terhadap infeksi HIV. Tapi sebaliknya, mereka menghasilkan mutasi berbeda, yang tidak kita ketahui.
Kita belum siap dalam penyuntingan embrio manusia.
The team used CRISPR on human embryos in a bid to render them resistant to HIV infection. But instead, they generated different mutations, about which we know nothing.
A number of things may have gone wrong when researchers edited Chinese twins Lulu and Nana's genome. Either way, the failed experiment is a cautionary tale for us all.
Laki-laki yang berpegang teguh pada stereotip seksis lebih cenderung kasar terhadap perempuan.
Seperempat laki-laki pernah memperkosa atau memaksa perempuan untuk berhubungan seksual.
Cash payments of more than $10,000 would become illegal in most circumstances and the government could remove exemptions at will.
Ordinary activities would become criminalised without a compelling reason.
Tim Berners-Lee is the director of the World Wide Web Consortium, an organisation which aims to develop international standards for the web.
The father of the web wants to address issues including malicious content circulation, misinformation, and the polarisation of online debate. But the methods he is proposing aren't great.
Women and children are 14 times more likely than men to die in a disaster.
AAP Image/Darren Pateman
Natural disasters amplify the conditions leading to domestic violence. Yet Australia's disaster policies are "gender blind".
The High Court has referred George Pell’s application for special leave to the court’s full bench.
The High Court has referred Cardinal George Pell's application for special leave to appeal his convictions to the full bench of the High Court.
Repositori Ilmiah Nasional (RIN) adalah bank data pertama Indonesia yang menyimpan data primer penelitian dalam skala nasional.
Pada Agustus 2019, pemerintah meluncurkan Repositori Ilmiah Nasional (RIN) sebagai bank data tingkat nasional yang mengumpulkan data primer penelitian. Apa saja manfaat maupun tantangannya?