Paintings from the artists of Balgo in the south-east Kimberley are among the expansive collection at the Berndt Museum.
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Too often in conversations about cultural centres, the incredible resources already available are neglected.The Berndt Museum, in Perth, is a collection of national and international significance.
Tesla founder Elon Musk has described hydrogen-powered cars as "mind-bogglingly stupid". So is he right?
The World Health Organisation now recommends children aged 12 years and older wear masks and that masks should be considered for those aged 6-11 years.
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Religious objections to vaccinations have been around almost as long as vaccinations themselves. This presents a new challenge to policy makers as we get closer to a potential COVID-19 vaccine.
Handing management to algorithms creates 'black-box bosses" whose decision-making is hard to understand or question.
When it comes to COVID-19 misinformation, not all nations are the same. Some are peddling a larger variety of myths than others - and each seems to have its own personal favourite.
The word 'values' was seldom used in Australian diplomacy in recent decades, but has slowly become more prevalent as Canberra has sought to counter China's influence in the region.
Every member of the 2012 US Woman’s Olympic gymnastics team has come forward with stories of abuse by Larry Nassar.
As allegations of abuse in women’s gymnastics mount worldwide, it is time to raise the minimum age.
Electrocardiograms are a common tool used by GPs to spot heart problems, and every medical student is trained to interpret one. Yet the government plans to remove Medicare funding for GPs to do this.
C'est au tournant du XXe siècle qu'a émergé la littérature pour enfants telle qu'on la connaît, faisant la part belle à l'imaginaire.
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Cela fait des siècles que les adultes écrivent pour les enfants. Mais les ouvrages qui leur étaient alors destinés étaient bien différents de ceux que l’on connaît aujourd’hui.
NSW Attorney-General Mark Speakman.
While the latest changes to defamation laws are a step in the right direction, much more could be done to improve them for the benefit of the public.
We need a new childcare system that encourages women to work, not punishes them for it
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Recent cases remind us that although children and teens are considered less likely than adults to catch and spread COVID-19, everyone with symptoms should get a test — including children and teens.
Submerged in the waters off Western Australia lies an ancient site home to Aboriginal people thousands of years ago, when sea levels were lower than they are today.
A century ago, Australians were battling another pandemic, tuberculosis, with public health measures many will find familiar today.
This sketch depicts the Waterloo Creek massacre (also known as the Slaughterhouse Creek massacre), part of the conflict between mounted police and Indigenous Australians in 1838.
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Police played a unique role in many settler colonies executing assimilationist policies designed to dismantle First Nations families.
With signs North Korea has suffered in the coronavirus pandemic and is now facing a further threat to its shaky economy, the ratcheted up of tension with the South is ominous.
Slavery in Australia is not an issue confined to the past. It needs urgent action, and a key step is to embrace the Uluru Statement from the Heart.
Glenys Dale Collard
Aboriginal Australians have their own English with unique stories, words and expressions.
The absence of ethnic diversity in politics and business distorts and undermines the lived reality of a multicultural democracy.