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16 February 2017

OPINION: The heatwave that engulfed southeastern Australia at the end of last week has seen heat records continue to tumble like Jenga blocks.

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14 February 2017

The discovery of extremely high levels of pollution at the bottom of two of the Earth’s deepest oceanic trenches is a disturbing development that...

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14 February 2017

OPINION: When the world's scientists emerge from their labs and take to the streets there must be something very important at stake.

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8 February 2017

OPINION: The unprecedented impact that humans are having on the planet is well known to us all.

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3 February 2017

Leading scientists, including Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Doherty, are calling on the Australian government to urgently fund research into...

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3 February 2017

PhD candidate Gurinder Nagra has been named as one of 22 young Australians to receive a prestigious 2017 Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship from...

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2 February 2017

OPINION: Silk is a high-performance protein-based fibre that is naturally produced by invertebrates.

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27 January 2017

A study of the fossil teeth of megafauna from Cuddie Springs in NSW suggests that climate change had a significant impact on the diets of these...

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17 January 2017

Dorothy Mackellar’s classic view of Australia as a country of droughts and flooding rains is likely to get a further boost with just a 2°C rise in...

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