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Australian researchers join global quest to solve physics mystery
A new underground laboratory in regional Victoria will soon start searching for dark matter, which scientists say is crucial to the understanding of how the universe came to be.
Prime Minister takes his plans for an Indigenous Voice to Parliament to the Torres Strait
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese is on a two-day trip to the Torres Strait, to discuss his plans for an Indigenous Voice to Parliament. He's accompanied by Indigenous Australians Minister Linda Burney and Queensland Senator Nita Green, with a cultural lunch and meetings with Elders on the agenda.
Australia records its lowest unemployment rate in decades
But the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics is a mixed bag, with hours worked also down, wages failing to grow, and the gender pay gap widening.
Talks held to de-escalate tensions between Kosovo and Serbia
Tensions between Serbia and Kosovo have been inflamed after the Kosovar government took measures forbidding the use of Serbian official identification on its territory. The two governments are meeting in Brussels with leaders of the European Union and NATO in a bid to de-escalate the situation.
Using air to help solve water shortages around the world
Promising new technology that is able to harvest hundreds of litres of water from air could help mitigate droughts around the world.
Recognition at last for Indigenous soldiers who served in Vietnam
For the first time, the Australian War Memorial has published a list of the names of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander soldiers who served in Vietnam. So far, the list includes just 250 names, but the War Memorial is calling on the public to help that list grow.
The headline about obesity in childhood affecting peoples cognitive abilities in adulthood is misleading. It’s about the positive effects of fitness, not the negative effects of obesity. Being pro-diversity also needs to mean being pro-body shapes.
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