If it’s been out longer than four hours, it’s best to throw it away.
By Merrimon Crawford
Did you forget to put the leftovers away? If it's only an hour or two, that's OK, but as the temperature drops under 60 degrees, the risk of bacterial growth – and food poisoning – increases.
This playable tram generates different musical compositions at different speeds when viewed through a smartphone camera using an augmented reality app.
James H.H. Morgan
Melbourne has its first playable art tram – a 32.5-metre-long musical score played via augmented reality. So what's the idea of playable trams and playable cities really about?
A number of initiatives for Australian women in STEM got off the ground in 2018.
The Athena Swan charter commits research institutions to create a gender inclusive workplace, through taking action and being held accountable. 15 Australian institutions are now bronze awardees.
For many respondents, leaving a newsroom has allowed a re-evaluation of work-life balance.
Since leaving secure jobs in newsrooms, employment has been unstable for many former journalists – but job satisfaction has been surprisingly high.
Satu-satunya material yang jumlah penggunaannya lebih dari beton adalah air.
Menuang beton pada cetakan membatasi kreativitas para arsitek dalam membentuk bangunan yang unik. Teknologi cetak tiga dimensi (3D) dapat mengubah hal tersebut.
Seringkali nilai dari sains data terletak pada pekerjaan mengabungkan banyak titik tersebut.
Matematika dan algoritme yang mendorong sains data tampak objektif, tapi faktor manusia sering melibatkan bias.
Urgent and radical change in urban transport policies and practices will benefit the planet and future generations.
To cut emissions within the 12 years or so we have left to avoid disastrous global warming, we will need to change our old transport habits, using a combination of strategies to achieve this.
The only material we use more than concrete is water.
Pouring concrete into formwork limits the creativity of architects to build unique shapes. 3D printing could change that.
Allégé ou non allégé, telle est la question…
NeONBRAND / Unsplash
Est-il meilleur pour la santé de consommer des produits laitiers allégés ? Les experts sont divisés…
Few work environments offer greater isolation than Antarctica.
Isolation at work can be unhealthy. But it can also be a good thing – as this researcher found out when he walked solo from Melbourne to Sydney.
Younger Australians struggle more with loneliness than older generations.
Half of Australians feel lonely for at least one day a week, while one in four feel lonely for three or more days. This can impact on sleep, heart health and levels of anxiety.
Airbnb’s likely impacts on people and their responses to it are related to their status as property owners, investors, prospective buyers or tenants.
Short-term letting via digital platforms benefits some in the market at the expense of others. Closer regulation might be needed in Melbourne and Sydney, where a permissive approach prevails.
Conspicuous consumption is one of the main ways that China-born migrants come to mirror Australian society.
Australian cities are world-leading – in the worst sense – for resource use and greenhouse emissions. China-born residents have embraced these consumption patterns, which is bad news for the planet.
Should we all be consuming the low-fat versions?
Five experts were divided on whether or not we should choose the "light"dairy option.
Often the value of data science lies in the work of joining the dots.
Data science can map where street harassment is most prevalent, ensure public bins don't overflow and identify neighbourhoods with poor fire safety standards in the home.
Many of Australia’s biggest emitters have not yet engaged with the Emissions Reduction Fund.
AAP Image/Dave Hunt
The federal government has signalled its intent to prolong the Emissions Reduction Fund. But surveys of business leaders reveal widespread cynicism about a scheme perceived as politicised and bureaucratic.
Central antennas of the Australia Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder.
We still don't know what causes these mysterious Fast Radio Bursts deep in the universe, but we've detected a whole new batch of them.
Kintsugi: don’t dwell on something that’s broken, repair it and make it something new again.
We need to learn how to rebuild from loss, failure, or defeat in life, and that can also help in sport.
Students in Australia who want to undertake a flight training degree need to find close to $35,000 upfront.
We have known for more than a decade that the pilot training pipeline is close to rupturing. Now the crunch has come there are some obvious things to do.
Call that a weapon? Playing Fortnite, a web-based multiplayer survival game.
The epic online game Fortnite was released a year ago and has attracted millions of fans (and detractors). So how has this game made such an enormous impact?