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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 […]

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From art to science: how glassblowing is aiding construction of quantum sensors

Adelaide artist Karen Cunningham couldn’t have known her glassblowing technique would form a whole new material, capable of building quantum sensors which […]

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Carbon-tracking app helps schools and businesses reduce their emissions

CEO of eco-start-up ClimateClever Dr Vanessa Rauland speaks to Panorama on the way their new app is helping Australians track their environmental […]

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Positive results from medicinal cannabidiol on children with severe behavioural problems

A media release from the Murdoch Institute outlined positive results of medicinal cannabidiol’s effect on children with severe behavioural problems. This was […]

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The Medical Students Supporting Our Hospitals

Medical Students at the University of Melbourne have been supporting the health system during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Students’ Assistance in Supporting Healthcare […]

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Future of genetic engineering

With the recent use of CRISPR being used to treat a patient with genetic blindness, where are we headed in the field […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Mario exposed as anti-vaxxer – P1NG

Dr. Mario has been forced to acknowledge our discovery that he doesn’t believe in the legitimacy of vaccines. “It’s-a-me, Doctor Mario.” The […]