Our research is countering some previous ideas about what factors might slow down ageing. Further study could help us create targeted treatments in humans too.
Some finds toys for toddlers based on digital devices a bit confronting. But really they’re just updated versions of traditional toys for make-believe play such as doctor and tradie tool sets.
A largely forgotten incursion behind the Iron Curtain had reverberations in both countries
Complicating things is the fact the prosecution plans to call Wilkinson as a witness in the trial.
Poliovirus traces in London sewage from February to May suggest ongoing infection
DNA analysis is beginning to reveal how wrong the long-accepted evolutionary tree is.
It’s the oldest light in the universe.
Green-lighting new gas projects is a code red for the Great Barrier Reef. But a new landmark federal court case may stop the Scarborough offshore gas project in its tracks.
Politics with Michelle Grattan: Greg Barns on the battle to free Julian Assange
Michelle Grattan speaks with barrister Greg Barns, a senior advisor to the Australian Assange Campaign.
These are ferociously intelligent books by two young female writers addressing the problems of gender, race and migration in Australia today.
History shows there is no magic bullet for solving gang crime. Only an evidence-based approach, coupled with mutually agreed targets and indicators, will start to achieve real change.
The metaphors used to characterize monkeypox can contribute to narratives that help sustain racist, colonial, homophobic and other discriminatory attitudes and beliefs.
Social media can offer Black African young people in Australia safe spaces to engage in positive expressions of afro-Blackness.
Presley never wrote a memoir. Nor did he keep a diary. His music could have been a window into his inner life, but he didn’t even write his songs.
New York’s tiny Fire Island, featured in the new rom-com film of the same name, has a long history as a haven for gay people.
A freefalling ‘parabolic flight’ launched from Essendon airport is a leap for home-grown space science in Australia.
Our study is the first to conclusively show the link between pregnancy loss and stroke risk.
With former Chunky Move founder and choreographer Gideon Obarzanek as co-director, dance had a heavy presence at this year’s Rising festival.
There remains a significant danger the conflict falls off the international radar, or that Western leaders waver as the conflict drags on.
We have also lost moments of shared empathy – a space for others to see people who are travelling the same path.