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Just before 9am yesterday, a twin engined Beechcraft B200 Super King Air turbo-prop aircraft took off from runway 17 at Essendon Airport outside Melbourne in...
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Barnaby Joyce said that young people should move to the country to avoid the high property cost of capital cities. So how easy is it to move to regional Australia...
On February 8, six Red Cross workers were killed when their convoy came under fire in Afghanistan. When humanitarians are a target, it's the locals - in desperate...
Sitting down at work all day may not be so bad for you after all, writes Emmanuel Stamatakis.

What causes mass whale strandings?

Why do these creatures, which are masters of living in a totally aquatic environment, enter an inhospitable land environment where inevitably some, if not all,...
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The Feed producer Will Reid is a 75kg Aussie lad who - thanks to a love of the sport - became a sumo. He takes us through his very, very interesting journey.
Whether it be due to hubris, courage or vanity, South Australian senator Cory Bernardi has decided to forsake the Liberal Party under whose auspices his political...
Niceness is a topic that tends to fundamentally divide people. Should you put yourself first, stand up for yourself and get back at people who’ve wronged you or...
If you think back to your childhood, what sticks with you? For many people, it’s those cosy times when they were cuddled up with a parent or grandparent, being...
How do we get more girls to seriously consider pursuing careers in STEM subjects?
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Executive orders have the power to be socially transformative in US politics.
When he turns 27, Chris Wallace will be too old to work at Oaktree, a youth movement to end poverty. But he sees it as a real positive - it creates space for the...
Trump has an affinity for speaking mistruths with little consideration for their factual accuracy, writes Lauren Griffin.
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