With a budget surplus in sight, it makes no sense to cut funding from Australia's research capacity.
Some say the hysteria over screen time echoes parents' worries that their kids were watching too much TV in the 1980s. But new studies show there's nothing overblown about parents' growing concern.
The ongoing Brexit negotiations have provided no certainty or clarity to the industry.
Mindfulness exercises can help PhD students manage the stress of completing their thesis.
What contributes most to being at high risk of diabetes – diet, genes or something else? Big research questions need robust research approaches, so let's break it down.
Changing demographics in small-scale farming have had a severe impact and affect farmer motivation, especially among youth
It's time to stop surveying women about their experiences as rape victims, time to research the men who perpetrate these crimes and work to inebriate and isolate women.
Developing breakthroughs takes time. So why rush explaining them?
There's been significant advances in mental health genetics research, but Africa has largely been excluded.
Did the minister or any of his staff read our application or any of the other ten he chose to reject?
Projects submitted to the Australian Research Council are vetted heavily by panels of experts. Minister Birmingham's decision undermines this process.
We cannot end TB with century-old technologies and poor quality care. It is time to reinvent the way we are managing TB, and overcome our collective failures of the imagination.
The Indonesian public sector has some challenges to overcome to be able to design better policies.
Research is changing how artists contribute to the world's knowledge base.
Women-owned small business in Tanzania stay away from formal loans because of their negative beliefs about loans.
The 2018 Australian Museum Eureka Prize winners include astrophysicist and science communicator Alan Duffy and the citizen science app QuestaGame.
Under representation of women in the science and engineering career fields is a result of poor work life balance.
Researchers analyzed troves of messages sent between matches and found that the fibs people tell are usually rational ones that serve a purpose.
Research is yielding strategies for making plastics greener and more sustainable. But without support as they scale up, new versions will struggle to compete with well-established synthetic plastics.
African-Americans are severely underrepresented in genetics and neuroscience research. That could leave the treatments of the future out of their reach.