Memories of past holidays shape this one and ones years in the future.
With protection underfoot and ventilation on top, the thong is the perfect summer shoe for Australian conditions. Pity it's not really Australian.
Summer is the time for road trips — and books that can take you on a journey of discovery.
Summer is here, and so are the mozzies. So what do you need to consider when you're picking a mosquito repellent?
Finally we have a word to describe why wasps bother you in late summer: furlough.
Knowing who has had the coronavirus relies on testing – which itself is influenced by the weather.
After months of isolation, beaches could see a rising number of rescues and drownings.
Flat-faced dogs had twice the odds of suffering heatstroke compared with a labrador retriever.
A cruise can be a fantastic holiday. But it certainly won't be if you end up confined to the bathroom with gastro.
Do you know people who cling to myths about sunscreen? Here's the evidence to convince them they're wrong.
If you're expressing breast milk for your baby, it's important to understand how to store it safely – particularly when we're experiencing warmer weather.
Here's how to avoid a trip to the emergency dentist this holiday.
Hot weather can make chronic health conditions, most commonly experienced by older people, more difficult to manage. So it's a good idea to look out for older friends and relatives this summer.
The average Australian school kid spends more time watching TV or gaming and less time being active over their summer holidays. Could more chores be the answer?
If your family Christmas usually involves annoying relatives and unwanted presents, here's how to be grateful and actually enjoy what the festive season brings.
With summer upon us, some people may be hoping to shed a few kilos. Although a quick-fix can be tempting, to keep the weight off in the longer term, here's how to steer clear of the fads.
Australia is heading into a scorching summer, but the factors causing the hot and dry weather are expected to ease later in the season.
Drought has both natural and human causes, but deep cuts in our greenhouse gas emissions are urgently needed, regardless.
Monitoring the timing of recurring biological events is key to understanding the effects of climate change.
The brain-eating amoeba _Naegleria fowleri_ kills 97% of its victims, and infections are almost impossible to diagnose quickly. Here is how it kills.