Australia's metadata laws offer weak protection to journalists, but they don’t offer any to academics conducting confidential interviews.
A recent public deliberation in British Columbia identified that access to government data should be managed carefully and efficiently.
Applied Epidemiological Modelling has enormous potential to improve how decisions are made about public health in African countries.
China’s aggressive program of acquiring technology from abroad should be a cause of concern for Australian universities. Yet, our system of vetting research collaborations is clearly broken.
Why do some countries grow faster than others? Innovative local companies play a key role.
Most people follow some form of moral code, but to what extent they abide by these rules does differ in various situations.
Indonesia needs bigger research funding to encourage innovations and boost its economic growth.
It is important to understand the issues of intolerance through statistics. But it is crucial to dig deeper to understand why a person becomes intolerant.
Mindfulness aligns itself with science and academia to be seen as credible but it lacks any real evidence.
Centuries-old shinise businesses have withstood Westernisation, changing tastes and increasing competition.
Academic partnerships with diplomats, industry leaders and others, can provide a comprehensive approach to addressing the challenges faced by women in STEM.
Only one Canadian discovery has brought home a Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine. But, like winning another Stanley Cup, Canadians should not give up hope.
A growing body of research points to the importance of one personality trait – intellectual humility – and how it influences our learning, relationships and worldview.
According to a new study, those who have a tendency to sabotage their relationships may find solace in the fictional worlds of TV and movies.
Innovation and industry policy is receiving the least attention just when it may matter most to our economic future.
A number of contradictory studies have found a link between Parkinson's and having your appendix out.
South Africa is ahead of the pack when it comes to research output in Africa. But this ranking is not a celebration.
Some multinational food corporations may have learned a few tricks from big tobacco.
Could mothers be responsible for the gender gap? Or are other factors at play?
An urgent discussion is needed around the cost of research publications.