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On 20 October 2016, Children learn how to wash their hands properly by UNICEF staff in the town of  Kuach Unity State, South Sudan. UNICEF is assessing currenty hygeine facilities in remote health facilities that they can access because there have been several confirmed cases of cholera in the region and because of renewed fighting humanitarian access is difficult.

Famine hits parts of South Sudan

By Rochelle Kirkham United Nations agencies declared famine in parts of South Sudan this week. Over 100,000 people are facing starvation and […]

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Climate change: where is Australia at?

Where does Australia sit in the climate change debate? What are the key issues challenging our government today? The team at Represent finds out.  Episode […]

Controversy surrounds roll out of university drug testing kit

Pill testing is a controversial topic that has dipped in and out of headlines in recent years. As The University of Melbourne […]

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Great Barrier Reef turtles health at risk due to high metal levels in blood

Green turtles at Queesland’s Upstart Bay are facing record breaking health issues. New World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) research shows high […]

Lab Rats Season 2 Episode 3: The Immune System and Diseases

  Achoo! No one has caught a cold, but the fun in the studio is certainly contagious. This week Alayna and Nicholas […]

Pathways Podcast Week 2 11/2/17

Pathways Episode 2 – Job hunting This episode Jon and Mez covered how our parents used to find job ads and compared […]

Closing the Gap: The Redfern Statement

  On February 10 2017 Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull delivered the Closing the Gap report to Parliament. The report again shows slow […]

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SYN’s Guide to Executive Orders

Source: Flickr / Creative Commons   By Maria Dunne What are Executive Orders? Executive Orders have garnered worldwide attention recently as President […]

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Lab Rats Episode 10: Dinosaurs

For the final episode of season 1, Alayna and Nicholas get groovy with pre-history and explain dinosaurs! Get ready to shiver in […]

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Lab Rats Episode 8: Marine Biology and Sea Creatures

Nicholas and Alayna find a world of amazement under the sea by finding out about jellyfish populations and deep-sea scanning. Get salty […]