Parts of the Apollo missions remain on the Moon, here you can see one of the legs of the base of the lunar landing module.
Just 12 people stepped on the Moon during the Apollo missions, but they left more than just footprints. It's a legacy that needs protecting from damage by any future Moon missions.
The average festival goer is young, white, well educated and employed.
Most drug use among Australian festival goers appears to be occasional and isn't problematic. But a small group experience higher rates of drug-related harms.
Ranger Trevor Bramwell on the walk up to the Split Rock art galleries in Cape York’s Quinkan Country in 2017.
The World Heritage Listing for Victoria's Budj Bim fish traps was ground-breaking. Here are five other Australian Indigenous sites that also deserve greater attention.
Some 22% of the worlds’ coastlines are exposed to artificial light at night.
Clownfish eggs exposed to artificial light completely fail to hatch, highlighting the growing problem of light pollution.
The teeth in these
Australopithecus africanus skulls contain important evidence about the nutrition of these individuals as they grew up.
A new study shows the enigmatic hominin species Australopithecus africanus may have breastfed young for around 5-6 years – a very costly practice for the mother.
Episode two of To the moon and beyond, a podcast series marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landings.
In episode 2 of The Conversation's new podcast series, we look at how people reacted to the moon landing – and why some still believe it was a hoax.
Perhaps in 50 more years we will be sick of hearing stories from people who have travelled to the moon and back.
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In the future we might get sick of hearing people tell their stories about going to the Moon. Perhaps the Moon will just be like thinking about today's Antarctica – a remote but accessible place.
Botswana’s Okavango Delta.
Our work represents the first assessment of what social and economic factors are connected to environmental degradation across the entire African continent.
How can we better prepare and support teachers for the reality of diverse Australian classrooms?
Every school should should have at least one qualified special education teacher, and Australia should invest in a recognised pathway to be qualified.
We’re entering the fourth industrial revolution, which isn’t a bad thing. But it does mean we need to take action.
Training providers and employers aren't adapting fast enough to meet the skill needs thrown up by the fourth industrial revolution.
New Labor leader Anthony Albanese will need to negotiate the centre-left ‘crisis’ if he hopes to win office.
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Across Western nations, the centre-left remains in opposition, with grim prospects for government. Whether this is a blip or its last gasp remains to be seen.
Members of the Sex Industry Network protest outside the South Australian Parliament, May 31 2019.
'They went through my bins, they checked me for track marks. They made remarks to each other whether I was worth my advertised rate in front of me.'
The first people to walk along the shores of northern Australia arrived more than 50,000 years ago.
New research shows just how many first people were needed to create a viable population in what is now Australia.
Adani Australia CEO Lucas Dow has now collected all the necessary approvals.
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It's been years in the making, but Adani's controversial Queensland coal mine is finally shovel-ready. Yet significant scientific questions remain, such as the impact on the region's aquifers.
A Small Tree Finch from the Galápagos Islands with an enlarged nostril caused by a parasite.
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An infestation as a chick leads to enlarged nostrils in the beak of Darwin finches, and that affects their mating call.
Steven Oliver’s Bigger and Blacker, which premiered at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, calls for more engagement between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
Steven Oliver's new cabaret show is an exhilarating journey through hard-hitting stories about success, love, depression and racism.
The VET sector is struggling to keep up with the rapid changes in industry.
In April 2019, the government-commissioned Joyce review made 71 recommendations to reform the VET sector. Here's what the report said, and what the government is doing about it.
Berapa banyak tidur yang kita butuhkan tergantung pada kita sebagai individu dan bervariasi antar rentang usia.
Lima ahli setuju bahwa tidak semua orang membutuhkan tidur delapan jam per hari.
Morrison’s Cabinet features a few new faces, and several familiar ministers in different roles.
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Scott Morrison's new ministry includes a few new faces and several new roles for familiar cabinet members. Our experts take a closer look at each portfolio.