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Is it possible to build your own satellite? Or to use your digital camera to map the geology of the moon? We examine the idea of space 2.0 - the open sourcing of space exploration. We also get an update on what's happening with the...
In Switzerland voters not only elect the government, they also directly vote on policy issues and legislation passed by the parliament. What can Australia learn from Switzerland?
Hanspeter Kriersi Professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Zurich
Welcome to the new era of transparency. In 1982 Australia led the world in introducing Freedom of Information laws, but FOI never quite delivered on its promise. Now the laws have been revamped and reformed in a bid to inject a stronger "pro-disclosure" philosophy....
The right to health includes the right to mental health. Mental ill health is a subject which features more in the media today than it did some years ago. This should be a good thing. But in the case of mental ill health, the major...
Will the explosion of multimedia entertainment options and devices spell the end of TV? Not according to recent survey results from the UK.
British communications regulator Ofcam found that people still watch around four hours of TV a day, holding a steady share of...
Cultural competence training aims to educate Australians to better identify and challenge their cultural assumptions, values and beliefs.
It's been in the news recently following the story of what happened to Tarren Betteridge, a young Aboriginal woman who'd missed out on a job with...
There's a good news story which hasn't made the headlines: compared to 20 years ago, the world is a better place.
Life expectancy is up, GDP has doubled and more children are going to school. And if you're looking for a domestic angle...
The Internet is about to run out of the supply of addresses that are crucial to the way it works.
The current system runs on a protocol called IPv4 but a new system called IPv6 is due to replace that.
So what is...
Modern tracking technology is being used to promote transparency, empowerment and interactivity. This program takes a look at several interesting initiatives.
Erik Hersman Director of Operations at Ushahidi.
Leo Bonanni Founder of Sourcemap.
Rebekah Heacock Co-Director of...
With the introduction of a national curriculum - that includes the arts - for the first time, all Australian kids from Kindergarten through to Year 8 will all learn 5 art forms: music, drama, dance, visual arts and media arts.