Years of vaccine research tells us that, if side effects are going to occur, they normally occur within the first months after getting a vaccine.
Some 17,000 years ago, Aboriginal artists often depicted kangaroos, fish, birds, reptiles, echidnas and plants — especially yams.
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A small add-on to existing gravitational wave detectors could reveal what happens to matter as it becomes a black hole, a process like the big bang in reverse.
Reform of New Zealand's abusive gymnastics culture offers an opportunity to improve women's sports in general.
Australia should pivot to a high-efficacy vaccine like Pfizer or Novavax to give us the best chance of achieving herd immunity.
The 'exodus' from capital cities amounts to 0.06% of their populations – similar to recent years – and people are still moving to the cities. What's missing is growth driven by international migrants.
A Chinese community dinner in Sydney, some time in the 1930s.
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From Cantonese sausage on the goldfields, to mid-century sweet and sour pork, to today's delicate xiao long bao, Chinese food in Australia has come a long way.
Women, particularly those of childbearing age, were more likely to be unsure about getting vaccinated.
Journalists need to have the facts to support not just what they say explicitly, but what their work implies.
Researchers are already working to improve the current crop of mRNA vaccines. Hopefully this will help them become more practical and affordable for the entire world, not just first-world countries.
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A detailed map of the koala genome is vital to understanding their susceptibility to disease, their genetic diversity, and how they may respond to new environmental pressures.
Currently, we don’t have the legal infrastructure or public forums needed to address the spread of coronavirus misinformation in Australia. A new proposal could help change that.
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Perhaps you've heard mRNA vaccines cause autoimmune disease, or connect you to the internet. Now the Pfizer vaccine has been approved in Australia, it's important we iron out these misconceptions.
Australia is set to get the green light to roll out the Pfizer vaccine any day now. There is a complex process behind this.
Scenic view of Toba Lake, one of Indonesia’s top tourism destinations.
Urat village is one of Indonesia's many potential for rural tourism. However, study finds that indigenous people still feels left out to develop their own tourism business in their own areas.
Le Pacifique est l’océan le plus profond et le plus vaste de la planète.
Le Pacifique produit de l’oxygène, aide à réguler le climat, fournit de la nourriture. C’est un lieu de plaisir, de réconfort et de connexion spirituelle. Mais son écologie délicate est menacée.
Samudra Pasifik memproduksi oksigen, membantu pengaturan udara, menyediakan makanan dan mata pencaharian. Ia juga tempat kegembiraan, penghiburan dan spiritualitas. Namun, lautan ini sedang terancam.
El Océano Pacífico produce oxígeno, ayuda a regular el clima, proporciona alimentos y medios de vida. Es un lugar de diversión, consuelo y conexión espiritual. Pero su delicada ecología está amenazada.
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If a major new study is right, then even our most cautious climate projections have likely been optimistic.
Universities and the professions are changing in response to climate change. When will the advances in knowledge and practice we are already seeing prompt governments to act with the required urgency?