The key is starting early. From the first tooth.
If toothbrushing is forced form a young age, kids can become resistant to dental care practices. Make it fun.
Needles have now been found in six different brands of strawberries, as well as apples and bananas, suggesting the possibility of copycat crimes.
Copycat criminals are inspired by media depictions of previous crimes. But they also have to have a criminal mindset to start with.
When victims report a cybercrime they expect someone brought to justice, but that’s not always possible.
When victims report cybercrime they want an offender arrested and prosecuted, but a report finds that rarely happens.
A prettier predator we have not seen.
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Scientists and soldiers deal with alien invaders in the new Predator movie, but how does the science stack up? With brains and brawn you'd think they'd know how to keep an alien tied down to a table.
Many early education and care workers earn little above the minimum wage.
Valuing the skills and contributions of our educators and reversing the high rates of turnover is critical and can only be achieved through fair pay and rewards.
The on-paper designs for furniture belong to the designer, just like any other artists. But things get more complicated when designs become physical objects.
How are furniture designers protected by law, and what is an 'original design' when aesthetics meets functionality?
Reacting to what you buy, then predicting what you want to buy.
Artificial intelligence can detect patterns in your shopping behaviour that can help retailers deliver better deals to you, and then suggest things you never even knew you wanted.
There has been no robust evaluation of the last two employment programs.
Governments have relied on a series of employment programs to tackle the employment gap, but these have not yielded positive outcomes.
Many people take Uber not just because they want a ride, but because they want to contribute to a social good.
Discussions with Uber riders bring out a wide range of opinions about the platform, especially when it comes to ethics.
Fraudsters use specific social engineering tactics to gain the trust of their victims.
Australians have lost more than $76 million to fraud so far this year. These are the tactics that online offenders use to dupe their victims.
The Department of Home Affairs argues this new framework will not compel communications providers to build systemic weaknesses or vulnerabilities into their systems.
The broad and ill-defined new powers outlined in the government's new telecommunications bill are neither necessary nor proportionate – and contain significant scope for abuse.
Giant sharks are no smiling matter for Jason Statham.
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The Meg has all the typical monster movie cliches including some terrifically bad dialogue. But what about the science?
An example of how routines can limit innovation is classes and terms that run for a set time, which limits the flexibility of educators and students.
Everyday routines help individuals and organisations work efficiently, but can also be one of the biggest obstacles to innovation. Here's a five-point plan for implementing innovations.
Bardal, from Norwegian Sublime, Ellen Marie Saethre-McGuirk, 2018.
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Our use of social media platforms such as Instagram is changing our relationship to nature, and – at least for now – not necessarily for the better.
Glasgow School of Art
Building regulations will prevent Glasgow School of Art being recreated exactly as it was, so is it time to consign it to history and start over?
Health information is an attractive target for offenders.
Concerns about the scheme have prompted some Australians – including Liberal MP Tim Wilson and former Queensland premier Campbell Newman – to opt out.
Is forgetting your bags really such an inconvenience?
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Meet the 'Yeah-buts' - those who know plastic is bad for the environment, but can't get behind the bag ban because it affects their own convenience. This mindset can stall the best-laid green plans.
How much is success down to skill or just a lucky break?
Be careful how you reward success. Was it achieved through hard-earned skill or just a lucky break?
There was an implicit financial exchange between parties.
The strong reaction to plastic bag bans is because consumers feel supermarkets violated an unspoken agreement.
‘Seeing’ through robot eyes.
For roboticists looking to nature for inspiration on how animals see the world, there's a tension between mimicking biology and capitalising on the advances in camera technology.