Hearing that our solar system is pretty big probably doesn't come as groundbreaking news. But now an animation has illustrated just exactly how expansive that space is, and it is pretty mind-blowin...
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Arthur Sinodinos criticises the 'lack of respect' for science in the parliament.
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The South American polka dot tree frog gives off an “intense greenish-blue glow” under UV light, scientists say.
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The odds are stacked against sperm. Most of the 150 million cells released when a man and woman have sex fail to even make it through the vagina. Those that do must dodge dead ends and lethal white...
The funnel web spider is one of the deadliest spiders in the world, but a new study suggests its venom could hold the key to a revolutionary stroke treatment. Scientists have identified a small pro...
Patty fears she won’t be able to see her children grow up.
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It took the filmmaker three painstaking months to edit.
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And climate change could be to blame.
A compelling photo series is challenging the way that humans look at and understand wild animals kept in captivity. Photographer Sheng Wen Lo, who is from Taiwan but based in the Netherlands, began ta...
Thousands of civilizations could be flying on interstellar sails.
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Josh Frydenberg and Jay Weatherill threw down on national TV.
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A new analysis reveals that some, but not all, Neanderthals were meat lovers.
Malcolm Turnbull looks to the past to secure the future.