Bill Shorten and his colleagues are offering a broad suite of policies, but little explicit mention of cutting out fossil fuels.
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Labor has ditched its reliance on a single economy-wide climate policy, in favour of a range of different measures that will all help drive down emissions. But some crucial issues remain unaddressed.
WeChat is the preferred social networking platform in China, as well as among the Chinese-speaking diaspora in Australia.
According to a new study, Mandarin-speaking voters look to their friends and key social media influencers to inform how they should vote in Australian elections.
Emmanuel Josserand, « Entrepreneuriat et légitimité », dans l'émission « Fenêtres Ouvertes sur la Gestion ».
L’activité entrepreneuriale est trop souvent associée à de strictes considérations de compétitivité. L’activité entrepreneuriale, par nature disruptive, pose aussi des questions de légitimité.
Tin comes from the ore cassiterite.
On its own it's just tin. But mix it with other elements and it turns into a material that helped shape the ancient world.
WeChat is the most popular social networking platform among Mandarin speakers in Australia.
WeChat is now a must for politicians. How they can best harness it to win key votes is a trickier question.
The good thing about Kegel exercises is that you can do them pretty much anywhere.
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Doing kegel exercises is actually very beneficial for your pelvic floor muscles. Don't know how to do them? We have you covered.
Prime Minister Morrison and Treasurer Frydenberg will do their best to leave the cupboard bare next Tuesday while still delivering a budget surplus in 2019-20.
Money has been pouring in, and on Tuesday the government will spend it almost as fast, leaving little for its successors.
Poor quality and access are common barriers to young people using parks.
An observational audit found almost all of the parks in Sydney's inner west were substandard. But perhaps even more important was the issue of access.
These images of Cherine Fahd’s grandfather’s funeral were tucked away in a brown paper envelope for decades. As a society, we too often keep grief hidden from view.
Rarely seen in the family album are photographs of funerals, burials and the suffering of those who are left to mourn.
In December, more than 127,000 Australians were waiting for a home care package.
The government will keep increasing the number of subsidised home care services, but it needs to find the right funding balance for the system to remain sustainable.
It is possible to limit your bombardment with images of bodies that feel way out of reach – so choose wisely who you follow.
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Do your Instagram viewing habits trigger joy or guilt? New research shows that viewing body positive content may actually improve women's body image – at least in the short term.
Although WhatsApp is described as en encrypted messaging service, it’s not as secure as you might think.
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Facebook seems to be shifting its focus more towards privacy. But this might have some unexpected repercussions, as highlighted by recent research on the encrypted messaging service WhatsApp.
In rankings of Sydney railway stations with the most passengers and fastest growth, Bankstown line stations are way down the list.
Every major transport study since the 1970s has identified Sydney's western rail corridor as the priority for an upgrade. The latest patronage figures confirm that's where the need is greatest.
From town square to private connections: is that Facebook of the future?
Facebook says it's changing. Time will tell. In the meantime, privacy is under threat, news and journalism are suffering, and the algorithms employed by digital platforms are worryingly opaque.
NASA has launched all of its space shuttle missions using hydrogen as fuel.
Ever watched a space shuttle launch? The fuel used to thrust these huge structures away from Earth's gravitational pull is hydrogen. Hydrogen could also be used as a household energy source.
There are thousands in the Australian community who say they would sponsor a refugee’s resettlement, but only if the program was reformed.
The current community support program that allows Australians to sponsor a refugee's resettlement is flawed. It exploits the goodwill of the community while shifting costs away from the government.
Most of us make daily decisions about who we choose to work and collaborate with. So what if we used that to improve professional diversity?
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A confession: I can count on a single hand the number of women I have invited to collaborate with me on publications and grants.
What if investors could identify risks from companies’ approaches to gender early?
Gender lens analysis identifies risks and opportunities early. It is catching on.
The Heights is a new ABC TV soap opera set on a social housing estate. From a working class perspective, there’s a lot to love about the show.
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The ABC's new soap opera The Heights is a nuanced representation of the diversity and community of life on a social housing estate.
The number of Medicare claims Australians make in a year doubled between 1984 and 2018.
Paying doctors a fee for each service they provide isn't delivering optimal value for the health dollar. Instead, we should pay doctors a lump sum to care for a patient's medical problem over time.