Light bounces from an image to your eye, and is interpreted by your brain.
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Sometimes photographic images are not able to capture and accurately represent science – especially at very tiny scales. This is where scientific visualisation comes in.
Sixteen year-old Greta Thunberg inspired global climate change school strikes.
Facing up to the horror of climate change can help us work towards a more sustainable culture. Young people are leading the way.
Australia’s Senate inquiry was unable to report on the prevalence of dowry and dowry abuse in Australia. Data is sketchy and evidence anecdotal.
Rather than focusing on specific cultural practices, we need to concentrate on all forms of economic abuse as coercive control.
Heading for failure: shifting the burden of social development programs to business enterprises may prove to be a huge mistake by India’s national government.
India requires large enterprises to spend 2% of their profits on corporate social responsibility projects. It's a bold idea, but looks doomed to fail.
Michael Jackson performing with guitarist Slash in 1999.
Sexual abuse in the music industry is a systemic, ongoing problem that won’t be resolved by just hacking away at the canon.
The journalist in the XY case covered traumatic cases such as that of Arthur Freeman, who threw his daughter Darcey off West Gate Bridge.
In a landmark ruling by a Victorian court, a former Age journalist has successfully sued for damages after consistently covering traumatic cases in her job.
Words are the most you can expect when boards regulate themselves.
The ASX was late to the corporate governance party and its fourth reheat remains as flawed as ever.
Un coup de barre pendant la journée ? Vous ne dormez peut-être pas assez…
On entend souvent dire qu’il faut huit heures de sommeil par nuit pour être en forme. Qu’en dit la science ?
The way it is now, we have almost no way to know how our data are being shared and used.
Algorithmic guardians could be programmed to manage our digital interactions with social platforms and apps according to our personal preferences.
Residents of the outer suburbs like the green spaces and sense of community, but lament the lack of access to transport and other services.
Much of the growth in our cities is in the outer suburbs, now home to around 5 million people. And that creates problems like traffic that detract from the advantages residents see in living there.
Dapatkah kita menghitung semua sel sarang lebah?
Otak lebah madu berisi kurang dari satu juta neuron. Meski begitu, mereka dapat menggunakan simbol untuk belajar matematika dasar termasuk penjumlahan dan pengurangan.
The majority of Australian universities have implemented or beefed up existing policies to respond to sexual assault and harassment since 2017.
Universities have done a lot over the last two years to respond to the high rate of sexual assault and harassment on campus, but we still don't know whether rates of incidents have dropped.
Can we have a count of all the honeycomb cells please?
Bee brains contain less than one million neurons. Despite this, new research shows the honeybee can use symbols to perform basic maths, including addition and subtraction.
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Estos insectos son un gran modelo para estudiar neurociencia. Un estudio publicado hoy en 'Science' muestra que sus capacidades son sorprendentes.
A cake made to farewell the last tenant to leave the Sirius building, which was built in Sydney at a time when governments saw the need to invest directly in public housing.
If we recognised social housing as infrastructure as essential as transport links, schools and hospitals, not properly investing in it could become unthinkable.
The fire in the Melbourne CBD on Monday was a reminder of the urgency of developing a system that guarantees only materials that meet building safety standards are used.
Fortunately, no lives were lost in the latest cladding fire in Melbourne, but it's a stark reminder of the urgent need to track and verify that building materials comply with safety standards.
To help draw bees’ attention, flowers that are pollinated by bees have typically evolved to send very strong colour signals.
Bees need flowers to live, and we need bees to pollinate our crops. Understanding bee vision can help us better support our buzzy friends and the critical pollination services they provide.
There’s a 10 to 15 year cycle for financial service royal commissions.
While many Hayne's recommendations are laudable and abolutely necessary, they are not sufficent to end of the regular cycle of appalling misconduct and inquiries.
Gillette backed up its campaign by US$3 million in charitable donations, but the brand has been criticised for appropriating the #MeToo movement.
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Gillette recently made headlines with their controversial campaign against toxic masculinity, but other brands appear to be better at taking action.
The solar boom continues, but not necessarily because of government policy settings.
Australia's government insists it is on track to surpass its emissions reduction commitments under the Paris Agreement. But while that may be true, it will only happen with some clever accounting.