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20 January 2017

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission announced this week that Catch the Fire Ministries has lost it charitable status.

19 January 2017

In possibly Australia’s most important privacy case to date, the Federal Court has dealt a severe blow to Australia’s information privacy laws by narrowing the definition of “personal information...

16 January 2017

When it comes to making your house comfortable and sustainable, prevention is better than cure.

13 January 2017

The SCOAP initiative aims to make work previously only available to paying subscribers of academic journals freely and immediately available to everyone.

5 January 2017

Do you know where and how you want to be buried?

Will you choose an elaborate Victorian-style headstone, or do you prefer a “green” burial, with only a GPS tracking signal indicating your...

3 January 2017

The ancient Roman world is littered with examples of architectural recycling, writes Candace Richards.

2 January 2017

Relying on air conditioners to stay cool on hot summer days affects the price of electricity for everyone, all year round, writes Wendy Miller.

29 December 2016

Australia is world-famous as a swimming nation. We have a celebrated beach culture, not to mention more privately owned pools per person than any other country. Yet few urban Australians would...

27 December 2016

You might think it’s cute to snap a photo of your toddler running around in a playground or having a temper tantrum, and then posting it on social media. But did you ever think it might be a...

22 December 2016

Given the potential benefits of big data, it’s crucial that we find better ways to gather, store and analyse data in order to make the most of it, writes Shazia Sadiq.