Manly’s The Corso pedestrian area could be flooded if a large tsunami arrived at Sydney Harbour.
To stay safe in a tsunami, remember that the sequence of waves may occur over hours to days, and the biggest wave in the sequence could occur at any time.
Healthy soils can hold water even during droughts.
Adapting to climate change means improving soil health, so it can hold more water (even during droughts).
The Ruddock report recommends the existing right of religious schools to turn away LGBT+ students and teachers be maintained, but that further constraints be added.
The report affirms that religious freedom is not to be legally entrenched as superior to rights to equality and freedom from discrimination.
Accra’s sprawling slums.
Research in Ghana shows that improving slum housing could be one of the alternatives to the capital's housing crisis.
Jarryd Roughead was successfully treated with immunotherapy for melanoma.
In a remarkably short period of time, drugs that harness the power of the immune system, have been used to successfully treat many cancers.
Everyone was up in arms about a lack of privacy with the My Health Record, but the privacy is the same for other types of patient data.
New laws mean My Health Record data is more protected than other patient data. Privacy policies should be the same across the board.
Prosecution rates of sexual assault cases remain low, with fewer than 50% of cases brought to court in NSW resulting in conviction.
The change in law is part of broader reforms that came out of the Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse in both NSW and Victoria.
Lebih baik dilepaskan daripada ditahan.
Menahan kentut terlalu lama bisa meningkatkan gas di usus yang bisa keluar lewat kentut yang tak tertahankan.
Better out than in.
Holding on too long triggers a build up of intestinal gas that may eventually escape via an uncontrollable fart.
A bustling local market in Kumasi, Ghana.
Policymakers in Africa approach rural and urban development separately. This needs to change.
Difficile de rattraper le sommeil en retard…
Il nous arrive à tous de rogner sur notre temps de sommeil, en nous disant que nous le rattraperons plus tard. Mais les grasses matinées du week-end compensent-elles les nuits blanches de la semaine ?
It’s been more than 70 years since an atomic weapon was used in warfare, but the global nuclear weapons stockpile still stands at more than 14,000 warheads.
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
When the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, it unleashed one of the most devastating events in history, which still has implications today.
Fake honey products have been found in Australia.
Australia's largest honey producer has been accused of selling fake honey. But what is fake honey – and why has it only been found now?
On the letter of the law, Manning fails the character test. But it is difficult to see what harm her speaking tour could possibly cause.
Denying Manning the opportunity to enter Australia to undertake her speaking tour seems at odds with the Australian government’s purported commitment to freedom of expression.
This roof in Newcastle has become the first in Australia to be covered with specially printed solar cells.
University of Newcastle
The first commercial-scale installation of rooftop solar cells, printed with specialised inks, is a step towards an energy future in which solar power can be stuck to any roof or structure.
Une fois le rhume déclaré, la vitamine C n'aide pas…
De la vitamine C jusqu'au bouillon de poulet en passant par les probiotiques, divers aliments ou compléments sont supposés soigner le rhume ou aider à le combattre. Qu'en dit la science ?
Le fromage n'est pas mauvais à la santé, à condition de bien le consommer.
Le fromage est à la fête dans l’Hexagone : les Français en consomment régulièrement, et en quantité. Graisses, calories : cette passion est-elle néfaste pour leur santé ? Non, affirment les experts.
If you try to go too long without sleep, your body will just force it upon you.
If we don't get enough sleep, can we catch up later? Experts are divided.
Don’t worry, it’s still OK to have that sleep in or afternoon nap.
The researchers found a link between sleeping for longer than eight hours a night and getting heart disease or dying prematurely. But they didn't show the sleep duration caused these problems.
NWCG / HANDOUT
Wildfires in the US have drawn thousands of firefighters. Meanwhile, Indonesia is struggling to rebuild in the wake of earthquakes. What's the difference? Poverty and access to resources.