Puddles in the bed of the Darling River are a sign of an ecosystem in crisis.
Mass fish deaths are a blaring warning sign for the heath of the Murray Darling Basin, but just as worrying is the sight of dry areas in the Darling.
Mozzies feed on many native species, including the Nankeen Night Heron.
Thousands of Australians contract Ross River virus each year. Mozzies can infect us with their bites, but only after they've bitten an infected animal host.
An aerial photo of a 2009 algae bloom in the Murray Darling Basin.
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Algae blooms have killed hundreds of thousands of fish in the last two weeks, but what exactly are they and how do we get them under control?
Tourism accounts for 8% of global emissions, much of it from planes.
Other industries plan for the future, but the tourism industry is acting as if responses to climate change will leave it untouched.
The enabling technology for insurers to use AI is the ‘ecosystem’ of sensors known as the internet of things.
Three-quarters of insurance executives believe artificial intelligence will revolutionise the industry within a few years. It promises lower premiums, but brings ethical risks too.
Dongguan Street in Dalian reflects both Chinese and colonial history, prompting increasing debate about how to manage this contested heritage.
The West, Russia and Japan all left their marks on China today. Urbanisation too is usurping the old China. This long, mixed heritage and what should be done with it remains contested.
Relationships with China, the Middle East, India and the Pacific will be ones to watch in 2019.
Australia's international relationships were tested in 2018. And the coming year may prove to be even more challenging.
Anak perempuan yang menikah lebih awal memiliki kesempatan yang terbatas dalam hal pendidikan, kesehatan, dan penghasilan.
Satu dari empat anak perempuan di Indonesia menikah sebelum mencapai usia 18. Keputusan MK soal usia minimum pernikahan diharapkan menghentikan praktik pernikahan anak.
Girls who marry early have limited education, health and income-earning opportunities.
In Indonesia, one in four girls marry before the age of 18. It's hoped a Constitutional Court ruling will spell the end of child marriages.
Indigenous Australians must be involved in research around provenance and country. Here, representatives of the Willandra Aboriginal Elders visit the Griffith University ancient DNA laboratory.
Museums around the world hold remains of Aboriginal people that were often taken without permission and in the absence of accurate records. New DNA methods may help return these items to country.
Hate crimes against LGBTIQ people are continuing, and many are reluctant to report them. But recommendations from a new inquiry could help.
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A parliamentary inquiry looking at hate crimes against LGBTIQ people could acknowledge injustices in how past cases were handled, and take steps to ensure better reporting mechanisms.
Scalloped hammerhead entangled in a Queensland shark control net at Magnetic Island, Townsville.
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Some media have reported shark numbers at 'plague proportions' in Australian waters. But a new analysis suggests the opposite: species such as hammerheads and white sharks have plummeted in number.
The excavations at the Normanton site in 2015.
When the remains of Aboriginal people who died more than a century ago were found, the local Aboriginal community wanted to know more about these past lives.
Cairns has lots of hard grey infrastructure but much less green infrastructure that would reduce the impacts of the city’s growth.
Urbanisation is the main reason for rising temperatures and water pollution, but receives little attention in discussions about the health of water streams, reefs and oceans.
Anggota kelompok musik asal Korea Selatan BTS, datang pada ajang Asia Artist Awards di Incheon, South Korea akhir November lalu.
K-pop sudah mulai mendominasi pasar musik dunia. Hal serupa juga harus dilakukan I-pop.
Members of South Korean boy band Bangtan Boys, or BTS, arrive for the Asia Artist Awards 2018 in Incheon, South Korea, 28 November 2018.
K-pop has claimed its share of the world market. It is about time that I-pop gives its best to do the same.
Up to half of stillbirths happen unexpectedly and a clear cause is never identified.
A Senate Report has put forward 16 recommendations to reduce rates of stillbirth in Australia targeting a 20% reduction in the rate within three years. We can do this by focusing on five practices.
Excavación arqueológica en Ain Boucherit, Argelia.
Las herramientas de piedra encontradas en lo que hoy es Argelia muestran que los primeros humanos llegaron al norte de África hace 2,4 millones de años, es decir, 600.000 años antes de lo que creíamos.
Lleyton Hewitt in 2004. No one who has ever watched Lleyton play one of his epic matches comes out a hater.
Sport is a dominant thread in Australia’s cultural DNA. But it’s also divisive.
Para atlit kursi roda berlomba pada ajang nomor kursi roda pria 5.000 meter di Asian Para Games ke-2 di Incheon, Korea Selatan.
Inklusif di sini artinya adanya kesetaraan perlakuan antar penyelenggaraan Asian Para Games dengan Asian Games.