Whether it’s a special treat or family traits, children’s risk of being overweight or obese is strongly linked to their grandparents.
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Treaties with First Nations people are being developed across Australia. However, without a history of treaty law in Australia, serious questions arise about the best approach.
We investigated the initiatives schools around the world took to help support and maintain the well-being of their students and staff. We pulled out seven things that made a difference.
A truly mature relationship requires high levels of public participation and awareness, and this is what needs work with our northern neighbour.
Evidence suggests the development of a person’s sexuality begins before they are born.
Grand Park, a multi-use sporting facility in Westfield, Ind., was built to lure youth sports competitions and tourists to the region.
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New research suggests parents are too focused on their children’s competition to spend time or money on things that don’t involve the tournament, hotel stays or quick dining.
Tempat pengeringan rumput laut di Sulawesi Selatan
Risya Arsyi Armis
Tulisan ini didanai oleh pemerintah Australia melalui program PAIR milik the Australia Indonesia Centre
Coastal area in Takalar, South Sulawesi, December 2021.
Photo by Radhiyah Ruhon
This research was funded by the Australian Government through the Australia-Indonesia Centre under the PAIR Program
The $10 billion fund will provide only $450 million for social housing per year, and less when markets turn down, but such funds can make financial sense.
‘Fight like hell’: Donald Trump speaks to his supporters on January 6, 2021.
What happened on January 6, 2021 was a genuine co-production between Trump and his supporters.
It’s easy to be swayed by the grand promises of AI. But new technology is not the solution to everything. Do your sums first.
In some ways, a space rocket and a passenger aircraft fly much the same. But there is one big reason we can’t just take an aircraft into space.
With its simple but graphic line drawings and relaxed approach, The Joy of Sex offered a recipe for ‘doing it right’.
Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece, 1432. Virgin Mary detail.
In the New Testament, there is nothing about Mary’s birth, death, appearance, or age. What we do know about the mother of Jesus is, in fact, quite surprising.
The Feast of the Bean King, painted by Jacob Jordaens around 1640-1645.
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
We tend to romanticise the Christmas season, that time of year when we gather with friends and family, feast and be merry. But for most of its history Christmas has been a time of sordid behaviour.
It’s a great time to buy sustainable Australian seafood, from cheaper lobster to farmed prawns and oysters. Here’s how.
Universities must be considered as not only in crisis but also as drivers of crisis in a world of climate change, biodiversity loss, authoritarianism and deep social and economic inequalities.
Parenting means internal competition between three evolved responses: the threat, drive and soothing system. The threat light is on often, but it can be dampened by tapping into the soothing system.
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The Australia Federal Police is set to start using controversial technology that predicts the ancestry and appearance of suspects from DNA samples.
Research tracking teachers, classes and their grades over many years shows gender bias has long-term impacts on students’ performance and their post-school study choices.