Part of the 2.5 metre dolls’ house created by Petronella Oortman in 17th century Amsterdam.
A 2.5 metre dolls' house reveals the hopes and dreams of Petronella Oortman, a 17th-century Dutch woman.
Elsie Masson outside Government House, Darwin.
Wayne Collection, Copyright Pitt Rivers Museum.
One of the 'first white women' to travel in the Northern Territory, Elsie Masson's attitudes to the Aboriginal people she met expressed the contradictions of racial thought at this time.
Les réseaux sociaux… relayés par les chaines d'informations en continu.
Retour sur les aspects du mouvements liés aux réseaux sociaux et à Facebook en particulier.
Smiles from Prime Minister Scott Morrison and SA Premier Steven Marshall as the location of Australia’s Space Agency is revealed to be Adelaide, South Australia.
The headquarters of the Australian Space Agency will be in Adelaide. So how did we get to this point? Here are ten essential reads to fill you in.
Les infections causées par la bactérie Pseudomonas aeruginosa sont longues à traiter, même avec les bons antibiotiques (vue d'artiste 3D inspirée de micrographies électroniques).
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Medical Illustrator / CDC - James Archer
Il est difficile de prédire combien de temps après le début d’un traitement antibiotique l’amélioration se fait sentir. Mais si au bout de deux jours, vous allez plus mal, retournez consulter…
The Bitcoin bubble is perhaps the most extreme speculative bubble since the late 19th century.
From a peak of US$19,783, Bitcoin's value has fallen by 80%. What makes Bitcoin worth anything?
Leonard Cohen pictured in July 2008. His 2016 letter to his ‘muse’ Marianne Ihlen went viral after his death in the same year.
Leonard Cohen's letter to his former girlfriend on her death bed became a viral phenomenon. But the words that circulated on social media were a paraphrased version, not his own.
Antibiotics are only useful for treating infections caused by bacteria, not viruses or fungi.
It's hard to predict how long it will take to feel better after you start taking antibiotics. But if you start feeling worse one to two days after starting the therapy, you must see your doctor.
Ripples in space-time caused by massive events such this artist rendition of a pair of merging neutron stars.
Carl Knox, OzGrav
More ripples in space-time have been detected from merging pairs of black holes, one of which was the most massive and distant gravitational-wave source ever observed.
Foodora was struggling in Australia even before regulators took an interest in its cost-minimisation measures.
ArliftAtoz2205 / Shutterstock.com
It is the Australian Tax Office, not the Fair Work Commission, making the big waves with the Foodora case and the future of the gig economy.
NAB Chairman Ken Henry says it might take NAB ten years to fix itself. There’s no point in waiting.
There are practical steps we can take right now to fix the banks. History suggests they'll never do it left to themselves.
Emmanuel Macron called for support for “open, secure, stable, accessible and peaceful cyberspace”.
The French president's Paris Call is for international collaboration to make the Internet safer. What are the advances and limitations of this text?
Kamsani Bin Salleh and Matthew McVeigh, Foodland, 2018, found metal sign and acrylic, 125 x 400 cm.
Janet Holmes à Court Collection
This Perth exhibition is a raucous, overwhelming, exciting and at times confusing immersion into ideas about national identity.
Emmanuel Macron appelle à soutenir un « cyberespace ouvert, sûr, stable, accessible et pacifique ».
L’appel de Paris vise à une collaboration internationale pour rendre Internet plus sûr. Quelles sont les avancées et les limites de ce texte ?
Dr Jim O'Connell and therapy dog Maestro spend some time with a client at the medical respite centre in Boston.
Courtesy of Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program
Life on the street is no place to recover from a stay in hospital, but that's what happens to many people who are homeless. But there's a proven model to provide care that also cuts healthcare costs.
Detail from George Baldessin MM of Rue St Denis 1976charcoal and black chalk 119.9 x 80.6 cm.
National Gallery of Victoria, MelbournePurchased with the assistance of The Docking Drawing Fund (NGV), 2001 (2001.537)© The Estate of George Baldessin
The images of Mary Magdalene made by Australian artist George Baldessin in the years before his sudden death in a car accident in 1977 are some of his most powerful works.
Globalised fishing can leave workers vulnerable to exploitation.
A lack of sustainability, profitability and transparency in the global fishing industry is exacerbating the problem of slave-like working conditions for crew. Here are the warning signs to look out for.
Hydra 1960, including Leonard Cohen (bearded, left) and Redmond Wallis (centre right in cotton shirt).
Photographer unknown. Reproduced with the permission of Dorothy Wallis.
Leonard Cohen's final (posthumous) book was released in Australia this week. Another new book sheds light on Cohen's life on Hydra in the 1960s and the relationships he forged with Antipodeans seeking liberation there.
A federal Religious Discrimination Act would introduce important protections for Australia’s religiously diverse population.
Australians already enjoy a relatively high level of religious freedom. However, discrimination and vilification on the basis of people's faith still exists.
Despite the nation’s small size, Australians are the 8th biggest viewers of Pornhub.
A snapshot of what Australians are viewing around the country.