Most countries manipulate their currencies – at least a little – but at the moment that's not the real reason they are undervalued relative to the dollar.
As the North Atlantic Treaty Organization celebrates its 70th anniversary with a leaders' meeting in London, five US scholars shed light on NATO's history and its potential future.
Studies suggest a significant proportion of Indian-origin families in Canada are practising female feticide. It is crucial to understand how gender inequality may lead to sex selection.
Both drought and violence drove many Syrians out of their homes; even if the war ends, the continuing difficulty of farming will make it hard for them to return.
Climate change will affect everyone, but women will overwhelmingly bear the greatest burden.
Societies have much to learn from the pursuit of happiness on an individual level.
The economy of the Bahamas depends on Haitian labor. But some Bahamians see no place for migrant workers in their country's long, slow recovery from Hurricane Dorian.
The overall outcomes of Syrian refugees’ resettlement experiences are positive, but challenges remain.
Mosquitoes have intricate and essential relationships with plants. Understanding their important work as pollinators would help to understand their role in different ecosystems.
592 online and offline Islamophobia incidents were recorded in the last four years. But this represents only the tip of the iceberg.
Recent bushfires and extreme weather are just a small taste of what is to come if this week's climate negotiations in Madrid fail to deliver.
New research on landslides on Mars could help protect against devastating landslides on Earth.
Haiti is embroiled in turmoil once again as people flock to the streets to protest rampant corruption in their government. But what are the roots of the problem?
Through science, art and technology, we are able to reconstruct the faces of the dead based on their remains. The researcher who did this work for descendants in Sutherland explains the process.
The Portuguese colonisers were not the only ones who could use radio for control. A new book tells how popular radio broadcasts from Angola's liberation fighters were used as weapons in the struggle.
Why the EU and NATO have struggled to cooperate fully.
Wars don't produce winners and losers – they never really did.
There is a negative feel to many of the shortlisted contenders for The Macquarie Dictionary's Word of the Year.
The Trump administration is demanding that Japan and South Korea pay more for hosting U.S. troops.
Introduced properly, 5G could have an enormous impact. We are placing it at risk.