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Over a thousand Australian professors have signed an open letter asking the federal government to abandon plans for $2.3 billion worth of cuts to the university sector.
Are there nutritional advantages to replacing dairy with soy milk? Suzie Ferrie discusses.
Is it true that Australia punches above its weight in terms of global research? Merlin Crossley, Dean of Science at the University of New South Wales, discusses.
A new study in PNAS raises questions about the fundamental role of mice in biomedical research.
The Australian Federal Court has ruled that Genetic Technologies Limited may continue to hold a patent on a mutation in the BRCA1 gene.
Australians may be living longer, but they are also spending more time living with illness, according to a new global study.
Chief Scientist Ian Chubb has launched the National Research Investment Plan, which sets new guidelines for Australian research investment.
Australian universities will not be able to produce graduates fluent in Asian languages without a massive funding boost and a rethink of the curriculum, says a senior university executive.
The Australia in the Asian Century White Paper underlines the increasing importance of India for Australia, write two professors from the University of Adelaide,
An Australian study of over 3,000 fathers has found that approximately one in ten report high levels of distress in the first year after having a baby.