Science

News Talk: How did much of the internet go kaput?

A jaw-dropping number of webpages such as the BBC, Reddit and The UK government became unavailable last week and many pointed to […]

Re-thinking the ‘inhospitable’ Himalayas

For many years it was believed that the Himalayas acted as a barrier between people living to the north and south of […]

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APN – INTERVIEW WITH JAY OOI

Nicole and Xenia from APN spoke to Jay Ooi about his new season release of the podcast, Shoes Off. Each episode of Shoes […]

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Panorama Presents… NAIDOC Week

Hosts Vidita Sharma and Angus Thomson take us through some of our favourite stories from Traditional Owners in Panorama’s archives. Senator Lidia […]

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Brain device allows those with upper body paralysis to control computers

Human trials of the Stentrode, a small brain device inserted next to the motor cortex, has allowed patients with paralysis to use […]

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NASA’s James Webb telescope to supersede Hubble telescope next year

Late in 2021, a new telescope built by NASA called the James Webb telescope will begin its journey in outer space. The […]

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News Talks #11: How social media spreads misinformation

Hosts Bec Jordan and Vidita Sharma spoke with University of Technology Sydney Professor Marian-Andrei Rizoiu about the ways misinformation spreads through social […]

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Torres Strait Islanders implore Australian Government to help save their ancestral homes

Originally published on The Swanston Gazette Podcast – Episode 3 – Sustainability Climate change is eroding the lands of those most vulnerable […]

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The “what” and “why” of seasonal fatigue

Do you start to feel tired when the seasons change? Do you feel sleepy when Spring hits? Wing Kuang spoke to the […]

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Victorian mine to become powerhouse in dark matter research

Plans for the construction of an underground physics lab will make the former Stawell Mine in Victoria operational as the epicentre for […]