This child and her mother found refuge at a women’s shelter, but many are unable to find the secure housing they need to escape family violence.
Indigenous children are admitted to out-of-home care at 11 times the rate for non-Indigenous children. The lack of safe housing for mothers fleeing family violence is a key factor.
Supermarket pharmacies have been around in the US, UK and mainland Europe for years. But will Australia follow?
If Australia follows international trends and allows supermarkets to open pharmacies, what are the effects on neighbouring pharmacies? And when does running a business mean health care suffers?
Schools could use bushwalking as an activity and link it to lessons in other subjects such as geography and science.
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We need to keep active and exercise to stay healthy. So why not teach school kids some of the activities they'd go on to enjoy later in life?
Attorney-General Christian Porter announced the draft bill at Sydney’s Great Synagogue.
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Given the unique aspects of the proposed bill, there should be a longer consultation period to examine why religious freedoms should be prioritised over other freedoms.
Technology, such as satellite systems, can be used for both military and scientific purposes.
‘Dual use’ technology – technology used for both peaceful and military purposes – is allowed in Antarctica, according to the treaty.
People have different views when it comes to school uniforms.
We asked five experts from various fields whether school uniforms should be compulsory. Four out of five said no.
What rights do you have when discussing medical treatments or test results with your doctor?
It's all very well having rights. But what do these rights really mean when you're with your GP, in hospital or in a nursing home?
Woolworths’ Ooshies promotion includes 24 different toys based on characters from the Disney film The Lion King.
The ethics of specifically targeting children with a collectibles promotional campaign are questionable.
Nigel Farage is due to make a return to Australia at this weekend’s CPAC event, alongside Tony Abbott, Raheem Kassam and other right-wing speakers.
The theme of the conference is 'protect the future', an allusion to the culture wars that conservatives are waging against the left. There are fears this could include alt-right messages of hate.
When neighbourhoods lose their corner stores, they also lose a place where people meet and feel like part of their local community.
As neighbourhoods lost their milk bars, they also lost a daily point of connection for locals. But all is not lost. In some areas, the humble corner store is making a comeback.
The Raheem Kassam visa dispute has now developed into a “free speech versus hate speech” debate on the international stage.
There are calls to ban the far-right former Breitbart editor from Australia. He's due to speak at the upcoming Conservative Political Action Conference.
Teachers still sometimes punish a whole class for the behaviour of one student.
Collective punishments take some of the heavy lifting from the teacher and place it on the peers to impose social sanctions. But it's likely to make students disengaged, and misbehave more.
Field camp on the East Antarctic ice sheet.
Some 58 metres of sea level rise is locked up in Antartica's ice sheets, and it's melting faster than expected.
Efek IKEA menjelaskan bahwa “kerja tangan sendiri dapat menghasilkan rasa suka yang lebih besar terhadap hasil tersebut ketimbang hasil kerja orang lain.”
Efek IKEA mungkin awalnya mitos, tetapi fenomena ini telah terbukti dan ampuh membuat konsumen menilai hasil kerja tangan mereka sendiri.
Energy efficient social housing in Tasmania.
Australia needs to build 730,000 more social housing units in 20 years.
The recall of several milk brands due to the possible presence of E. Coli is the second milk recall to affect Victoria and New South Wales this month.
When several milk brands were recalled last week due to the presence of E. coli, people were concerned. But the recall is a sign that dairy surveillance systems are working as they should be.
Letusan gunung Kilauea pada 2018 diawali dengan adanya kerusakan sistem saluran magma di puncaknya.
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Ilmuwan menemukan metode baru untuk membantu memprediksi kapan gunung berapi meletus berdasarkan data yang diolah dari letusan tahun lalu di Hawaii.
Raw sewage from 3,500 people in Sydney’s affluent eastern suburbs is discharged directly into the ocean.
Sydney's affluent eastern suburbs have raw and untreated sewage from 3,500 people discharged directly into the Tasman Sea.
It can be tempting to point fingers, but people with other priorities aren’t necessarily bad.
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In the end, climate policy didn't swing the federal election, and for those on the losing side it can be tempting to play the blame game. But listening and respect are much better ways to move forward.
Labor leader Anthony Albanese’s new shadow ministry includes a few surprises, though many of the faces remain the same.
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From Bill Shorten to Kristina Keneally, our experts break down Labor's new shadow ministry – who's in, who's been promoted, and who faces the greatest challenges in their new roles