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You’ve seen the headlines, now hear the Full Story. Every weekday, join Guardian journalists for a deeper understanding of the news in Australia and beyond. Subscribe for free on  Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcasts,  Spotify or any other podcasting app

    The race to protect the deep sea

    The race to protect the deep sea

    The world may be on the verge of a ‘deep sea gold rush’ with mining companies and countries – including the tiny Pacific nation of Nauru – vying for the rich minerals found on the deep seafloor. Environmentalists and other Pacific nations are calling for a moratorium on this mining, until more can be learned about its impact. Kalolaine Fainu reports from Papua New Guinea on how deep-sea mining could threaten daily life in coastal communities, and Pacific editor Kate Lyons explores the race to protect the deep sea

    • 28 min
    How the Greens won Queensland

    How the Greens won Queensland

    The Greens are set to gain several seats in the Senate and will likely win three lower house seats in Brisbane – the best election result for the party in Australian political history. Guardian Australia’s Queensland correspondent Ben Smee explains how a years-long political experiment by the Greens helped deliver this stunning election result

    • 24 min
    How Vladimir Putin rejuvenated Nato

    How Vladimir Putin rejuvenated Nato

    Finland and Sweden this week formally applied to join Nato after years of non-alignment. Jon Henley reports on how the Ukraine war has given the alliance a new lease of life

    • 29 min
    A wake-up call for the major parties

    A wake-up call for the major parties

    The Coalition is in disarray after a Labor election victory but both of the major parties recorded their lowest primary votes in the modern era. What will this mean for the future of the Liberal party and, with an expanded climate-focused crossbench, what can we expect from the new Labor government? Guardian Australia’s chief political correspondent, Sarah Martin, joins Laura Murphy-Oates to discuss what’s next for the major parties

    • 24 min
    After a wild ride, Labor wins historic 2022 federal election

    After a wild ride, Labor wins historic 2022 federal election

    Anthony Albanese will be the prime minister of Australia, perhaps in minority government with independents who campaigned on climate change, integrity and respect for women, doubling the cross-bench in the lower house. Editor-in-chief Lenore Taylor and political editor Katharine Murphy join Jane Lee to discuss how we got here

    • 37 min
    Campaign catchup: the seats that will decide the 2022 federal election

    Campaign catchup: the seats that will decide the 2022 federal election

    Political editor Katharine Murphy joins Jane Lee to discuss the possible paths to victory for the election on Saturday. Labor needs to gain seven seats to form majority government while the Coalition must offset any losses with gains elsewhere

    • 17 min

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