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1 Oct 2018

How do we decide the value of art? And who is best equipped to do so?

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14 Sep 2018

Australian business has been lamenting the Federal Government's inability to land a policy to bring down carbon emissions. But just days after Prime Minister Scott Morrison confirmed the National Energy Guarantee was dead, one of the country's biggest superannuation funds is taking matters into its...

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7 Apr 2018

Are you brushing your teeth twice a day for two minutes a time? According to a new report, a lot of Australians aren't.


Fast, smart and connected: what is it to be human, and Australian, in a digital world
3 Oct 2017

Each year since 1959, the ABC has sparked national discussion about critical ideas with the Boyer Lectures.

In October, ANU Distinguished Professor and Intel Senior Fellow Professor Genevieve Bell continues this proud tradition and you're invited. Thirty years ago, Professor Bell left Australia to...

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20 Jun 2017

Washington Post columnist, Dana Milbank, speaks to RN Breakfast about the battle between the Donald Trump and the press, 'fake' news and the media war for the hearts and minds of Americans.

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18 Oct 2015

Search engines aren’t all that big on serendipity, the algorithms that drive them are programmed to match like for like.

Fostering a chance discovery is the last thing they’re designed to do. But does that literal and linear approach stifle creativity?

And —as...

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