Stings beat snake bite in injury league

More than 3,500 Australians were hospitalised due to contact with a venomous animal or plant in 2017–18, according to a new report from the Australian Institute […]

DV history raises elder abuse risk: study

Australian researchers have called for additional services for survivors of intimate partner violence – warning those who have these experiences are more vulnerable to elder abuse. […]

Focus on mindfulness specifically for women

Clarifying an understanding of mindfulness is the focus of a new book from Flinders University’s Dr Leigh Burrows that identifies specific mental health empowerment and increased […]

Student wellbeing program takes off

A South Australian school is expanding a research program seeking to reduce stress and anxiety among its students, where perfectionism, body image concerns, learning and workload […]

Why SA is a renewable energy powerhouse

Last year renewables provided a whopping 60% of South Australia’s electricity supplies. How did this remarkable progress happen when the national climate policy was gripped by […]

Putting gaming in the PE mix

Physical Education (PE) classes can take a lesson from video games, according to a few innovative Australian teachers bringing them together to reinvent the way that […]

UNESCO listing for AusStage

AusStage, the world-leading digital humanities platform preserving and showcasing the history of Australian live performance, has been welcomed to the prestigious UNESCO Memory of the World […]

Rare bee found after 100 years

A widespread field search for a rare Australian native bee not recorded for almost a century has found it’s been there all along – but is […]