Commentary

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26 August 2016

Is Australia's reliance on nuclear defence agreements keeping us on the wrong side of history?

Article
25 August 2016

This article looks at why our housing is a major determinant of our health and wellbeing.

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24 August 2016

An ageing workforce is likely to increase the need for less physically demanding jobs or maybe technology might address this issue, writes George Quezada.

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23 August 2016

This release from DASSH rejects claims in the media questioning the merits of funding of research projects and challenging the integrity of the Australian Research Council (ARC).

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22 August 2016

Sydney’s Daily Telegraph is suffering one of their frequent relapses into frothy-mouthed panic about government wastage on research grants, writes Rob Brooks.

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19 August 2016

Energy upgrades in Australia’s buildings could deliver a quarter of Australia’s 2030 emissions reduction target, writes Eli Court.

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18 August 2016

Australia is becoming more unequal and Australia’s wealthiest don’t seem to want to do anything about it, writes Bronwen Dalton and Elizabeth Cham.

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17 August 2016

Australia is entering a new era of political instability, and it has a lot to do with a feeling among many of being ‘left behind’ in the race for prosperity. Ian McAuley explains.

Article
16 August 2016

Interview with Dr Shashi Sharma, to discuss a new publication which calls for a fundamental and philosophical re-thinking and re-structuring of our food production, distribution and consumption....

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16 August 2016

While the windback in 'feed-in tariffs' may hurt some households, it may ultimately be a good sign for the solar industry, writes Andrew Blakers.