Scientists have been warning us about antibiotic resistance for decades. What can we do about it?
Sam Morgan this week became the latest shark attack victim in Australia. And it's unlikely to be the last attack this season. It's time we had a sensible...
The Prime Minister has put science 'at the centre of our national agenda' and announced a new Chief Scientist. But that doesn't guarantee change, writes Simon...
Booing is a way of saying 'you're not one of us'. So when is it okay to unleash on the Prime Minister? The football is a given, writes Simon Copland.
Ahmed Mohamed, 14, attracted international attention with his homemade clock that was mistaken for a bomb. But when Richard Dawkins and Bill Maher weighed-in it...
Malcolm Turnbull may be to the left of Tony Abbott but he is a right-wing politician that will sacrifice the progressive issues when it benefits his career.
When we talk about female equality in sport it is often based in male terms. Why?
While a change in leader will most likely give the Coalition a reprieve, it will not automatically produce an amazing functioning government.
The situation in the northern French port of Calais has hit the headlines in the past week - and we should reflect on the political language employed, and its...
US President Barack Obama says his country's criminal justice system 'isn't as smart as it should be.' It's time to look at ours, too.
Unions are fundamentally failing in their core goals - and it's becoming clear that it's leaders like Bill Shorten who are a major part of the problem.
A move by Norway to rid itself of coal investments in its sovereign wealth fund has big implications, writes Simon Copland.