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UN report urges concerted global action to tackle cross-border and transnational female genital mutilation
Why do astronomers look for signs of life on other planets based on what life is like on Earth?
Curtin astronomy leader honoured at Western Australian of the Year Awards
The universe’s biggest explosions made some of the elements we are composed of. But there’s another mystery source out there
Australian thriller Dangerous Animals in production on the Gold Coast
Theory of everything: how a fear of failure is hampering physicists’ quest for the ultimate answer
Philosopher Mines Ethical Line In Caustic Wisecracking
How a world record ‘squeeze’ could offer comfort for dark matter hunters
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Ukulele Workshops On Offer At Kurri Kurri Library
Is dark matter’s main rival theory dead? There’s bad news from the Cassini spacecraft and other recent tests
Dark Matter Might Be ‘Light’
AI may be to blame for our failure to make contact with alien civilisations
Exoplanet WASP-69b has a cometlike tail – this unique feature is helping scientists like me learn more about how planets evolve
Nationals launch petition to scrap Labor’s fresh food tax on industry’s day of action
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Famous author talks streamed LIVE with Sydney Writer’s Festival
Dark matter: our new experiment aims to turn the ghostly substance into actual light
IceCube researchers detect a rare type of energetic neutrino sent from powerful astronomical objects
Manipulating Geometry Of ‘Electron Universe’ In Magnets
Nationals fight Labor’s fresh food tax in Senate inquiry
Crucial building blocks of life on Earth can more easily form in outer space – new research
New Book Gives Insider’s View Of Cosmic Search For Life
How logic alone may prove that time doesn’t exist
From thousands to millions to billions to trillions to quadrillions and beyond: Do numbers ever end?
Major New Telescope Build Completed In Germany
​CSIRO telescope detects unprecedented behaviour from nearby magnetar
Earth, the Sun and a bike wheel: why your high-school textbook was wrong about the shape of Earth’s orbit
NASAs JWST Probes Extreme Starburst Galaxy
3 Body Problem: is the universe really a ‘dark forest’ full of hostile aliens in hiding?
Gippsland plumber wins Australian astronomy medal for 400,000 star measurements over decades
Mama Mia here we go again – Trundle ABBA Festival returns
Research Unlocks Supernova Stardust Secrets
“It is almost like they are trying to destroy the farming industry deliberately” – Labor’s fresh food tax passed
Upgrade Creates Accessible ‘Space’ At Dish
‘Dark stars’: dark matter may form exploding stars – and observing the damage could help reveal what it’s made of
Planet cannibalism is common, says cosmic ‘twin study’
Labor’s New Fresh Food Tax Will Drive Up Cost Of Living
The mystery of consciousness shows there may be a limit to what science alone can achieve
From Omen To Breakthrough: Exhibit Explores Eclipses
Want to build muscle? Why carbs could be just as important as protein
What ended the ‘dark ages’ in the early universe? New Webb data just brought us closer to solving the mystery
A black hole discovery could force us to rethink how galaxies came to be
Unlocking the secrets of the universe: new discoveries in Gravitational Waves
Western Australia Welcomes WWE Universe To Perth
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Beyond whats possible: new JWST observations unearth mysterious ancient galaxies
Screen Queensland launches $3 million Business Enterprise fund