Climate action is needed for human health, a new study finds.

The ACCC is sharpening its focus on gas retailers.

A Senate report has criticised an ongoing coverup, as the PwC tax leaks scandal continues.

Plutora may have to shutter its local operations, despite a $46 million investment from Macquarie Capital.

Uber has defended its use of spyware to obtain confidential information on a former competitor in the Australian market.

CSIRO says Australia is in a perfect position to harness AI for its technological future.

The Federal Government has received warnings over its use of AI decision-making.

Google has commenced a massive data purge following legal action over Chrome piracy concerns.

The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) wants feedback on its draft Audit program for the 2024-25 financial year.

A US Navy review finds the delivery of nuclear-powered submarines to Australia could face a delay of up to three years.

Australia has surpassed 700,000 overseas students for the first time, while over 50,000 visa applications were rejected in the last three months.

The Victorian Government has rejected key recommendations from the Yoorrook Justice Commission's inquiry into child protection and criminal justice systems.

Samantha Mostyn AO has been named Australia's 28th governor-general.

Advocates want Centrelink to lower the age of independence for Youth Allowance from 22 to 18.

Experts say Sydney has grown like a tumour.

Scientists have mapped the complete sugarcane genome.

Experts say Australia is on track for unprecedented, decades-long megadroughts.

Reports say that close to a third of jobs created last year were for the NDIS.

Australia’s new climate reporting legislation will come into force next year.

New documents have revived airport industrial action.

Experts say new standards are needed for indoor air quality in public buildings.

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For the last few weeks we have been bogged down in the very Earthly matters of royalty, budgets, politics, humanity and celebrity - all good prompts to look away, up into the infinite. 

Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

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