A major warning has been issued by authorities in the US after mysterious packets of seeds started arriving at people’s...

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13th Aug. 2020 1:08 PM

There is an “unequivocal” link between climate change and the worst bushfire season on record, leading scientists have told...

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29th July 2020 4:07 PM

Scott Morrison says the latest employment figures show “there is hope” despite the highest monthly jobless rate in more...

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16th July 2020 1:07 PM

More than 200 scientists have urged the World Health Organisation to change its coronavirus advice, saying it can become...

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08th July 2020 1:07 PM

British physicist who wrote A Brief History Of Time was a national treasure in the UK — but even The Queen questioned his...

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08th July 2020 11:07 AM

People with autism spectrum disorder are often discriminated against under the standard job interview process.

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04th July 2020 6:07 PM

Aussie researchers have developed a breakthrough coronavirus medicine which they say has the potential to save lives around...

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23rd June 2020 7:06 PM

Interactive maps described as a “scientific benchmark” have revealed a vast continent beneath New Zealand as it’s never...

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22nd June 2020 9:06 PM

Arts degrees may soon cost as much as studying medicine thanks to a shakeup of uni fees, but not all STEM graduates have...

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19th June 2020 9:06 PM

Australia has ranked third in the world in this category – but it might not be something to be all that proud of.

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17th June 2020 2:06 PM

Wildlife researchers are used to finding unusual things in animals’ stomachs but this fox left them “blown away”.

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15th June 2020 5:06 PM

A man who presented to doctors complaining of abdominal pain reportedly had a “history of accidental ingestion of...

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08th June 2020 3:06 PM

What do you see? This brain-teaser will leave some people baffled, after all it’s designed to trick the mind.

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08th June 2020 10:06 AM

Space flight for the average person is still a while away, but it might be quicker and easier than actually becoming an...

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03rd June 2020 5:06 PM

A researcher has shocked with photos of massive feral cats roaming in the Australian outback eating native wildlife, saying...

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25th May 2020 5:05 PM

Astronomers have managed to capture pictures showing the birth of a new planet for the first time, thanks to Europe’s Very...

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21st May 2020 12:05 PM

The University of Sunshine Coast animal ecology graduate will carry out her honours research on a nearby island

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14th May 2020 5:05 PM

It is a drug that has been used for years to treat depression, but now it could be used to help treat COVID

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14th May 2020 10:05 AM

Fresh research of ancient fossils has some scientists convinced they’ve found the exact era and place you definitely don’t...

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30th April 2020 3:04 PM

The largest ever hole in the ozone layer — its size dubbed “unprecedented” by scientists — has closed over the northern...

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29th April 2020 10:04 AM

Two Chinese scientists — who Western intelligence agencies are looking into as part of their probe into the origins of the...

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28th April 2020 5:04 AM

One of the world’s oldest meteor showers is taking place again this week. Here’s when you can see the glorious Lyrid meteor...

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22nd April 2020 6:04 PM

As coronavirus cases continue to fall in Australia, a dangerous and ugly debate about the price of a human life is picking...

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21st April 2020 5:04 PM

Scientists are racing to discover the survival rate for the deadly cornavirus — with reports it can thrive in your freezer.

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19th April 2020 3:04 PM

These mysterious rocks appear to move “on their own” in the desert of Death Valley. Now NASA has explained just how it...

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14th April 2020 11:04 AM

Secret modelling released for the first time shows what would have become of Australia had coronavirus spread unchecked

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08th April 2020 12:04 PM

Firefighters have made an alarming discovery as they try to contain bushfires near the infamous ruined nuclear power...

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08th April 2020 11:04 AM

With so much time sitting at home, the night sky is about to put on quite the show this week – known as the Super Pink...

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07th April 2020 1:04 PM

Townsville has stepped onto an international stage to share the secrets of the past with the world. How you can check out...

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02nd April 2020 11:04 AM

Scientists have found what they call the evolutionary origins of the human hand inside the stout fins of a fish fossil...

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20th March 2020 3:03 PM

A global coronavirus breakthrough from scientists could fast track treatments and vaccines to fight the illness, as well as...

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17th March 2020 4:03 PM

As the global coronavirus crisis worsens, Chinese researchers have found that the virus has mutated into a more aggressive...

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05th March 2020 12:03 PM

Angela and Bradford are scientists who have been married for the past seven years. They reveal how they keep the spark...

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01st March 2020 5:03 AM

A new type of marsupial lion has been discovered in Queensland after palaeontologists found one like nothing that had been...

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28th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

The moon you know and love might not be alone. There’s a possibility a new miniature version is orbiting Earth now as...

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27th Feb. 2020 11:02 AM

Latest science literacy data reveals the basic science questions Australian students can’t answer. Can you? TAKE A LOOK AT...

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27th Feb. 2020 9:02 AM

The sight of three baboons running around a Sydney hospital yesterday was an internet meme dream but it has also exposed...

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26th Feb. 2020 4:02 PM

A puppy frozen for 18,000 years could hold vital clues to how dogs evolved from wolves, if scientists can figure out which...

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25th Feb. 2020 12:02 PM

A new generator that creates electricity “out of thin air” could eliminate the need for a charger – and that’s just the...

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18th Feb. 2020 11:02 AM

US scientists have detailed a new state-of-the-art search for extraterrestrial intelligence – and the general public can...

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15th Feb. 2020 5:02 PM

USQ researcher Edward Bliss is hoping to find the answer to dementia prevention through exercise.

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29th Jan. 2020 12:01 PM

Australia’s catastrophic bushfire season has sparked intense debate over whether it’s linked to climate change. Here is the...

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25th Jan. 2020 9:01 AM

Dozens of new species were discovered on a recent voyage of the reef.

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22nd Jan. 2020 12:01 PM

Arguing against the science of climate change is similar to not believing in vaccinations, a senior federal Labor MP and...

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16th Jan. 2020 10:01 AM

A massive 'hot blob' has been spotted floating in the Pacific Ocean but experts have explained the strange phenomenon.

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27th Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

Some of us did little more than Instagram our food this decade, but meanwhile scientists were out there making incredible...

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25th Dec. 2019 7:12 PM

Queensland cancer researchers have made an exciting discovery that could stop tumours growing and spreading.

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12th Dec. 2019 7:12 AM

Across social media and news site comment sections, climate sceptics seem to have one common query. Now, an expert gives...

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11th Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

There are many theories about how the world might end and when, but a British scientist thinks one particular threat is...

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04th Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

Australia needs to dramatically overhaul its approach towards teaching if it is to improve its global standing in...

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04th Dec. 2019 5:12 AM