A seed contains nearly everything a tree needs to get growing. Just add a dash of water, a bit of warmth and the right location, and you'll be seeing green in no time.
Biologists have a centuries-old tradition of publishing on rare and endangered species. But poachers are using open-access information to target valuable and fragile new species.
Researchers find striking results from a large study of secondary school students.
Simon John James and Richard Bower chat about differing conceptions of what it is to travel through time.
Phrases like “knowledge production” conceal the fact that knowledge answers to something beyond itself and beyond us. To produce knowledge is to find out about something.
Insisting that science has a monopoly on the truth invalidates dissent and undermines what should be an open dialogue between science and society.
Policies must seek to improve the manner in which the language of instruction is taught to learners who don't speak that language at home.
Science today is increasingly data-driven, but our education system has not caught up.
Fingers on buzzers.
We can overcome the tyranny of inaccessible science hardware by building a movement for equity in science.
New research shows the insects use the brightness of different stars to work out which direction to go.
Some Australians feel they are missing out on the benefits of scientific and technological progress.
Here's why I'm supporting this weekend's March for Science.
Ten questions. On your marks. Get set. Go.
Science festivals are booming and with their mixture of music and art they are opening the field to a whole new audience who are keen to be amazed.
New research shows programmes to widen STEM participation in students are failing.
This is the first part in a series on how we edit science, looking at what science is and how it works.
We asked three experts for their takes.
Maths is often a quiet contributor to problems in subjects like biology.
A handy guide to rebooting human civilisation.