William Forsythe's A Quiet Evening of Dance is surprising, amusing, but precise

A Quiet Evening Of Dance is a program from the "most controversial ballet choreographer in international ballet" Bill CooperReview: A Quiet Evening of Dance, Melbourne FestivalThe program booklet for ...

Dingo dinners: what's on the menu for Australia's top predator?

The dingo is Australia’s largest land-based predator, occurring across most of the mainland and on many nearshore islands.Our new research, published in the journal Mammal Review, reveals the br...

With a billion reasons not to trust super trustees, we need regulators to act in the public interest

The entrenched practice of retail superfunds using superannuation trust funds as profit-making enterprises undermines the integrity of the whole superannuation sector.Shutterstock“Did you think ...

One year on for Ardern's coalition government in New Zealand

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at the General Assembly of the United Nations last month. EPA/PETER FOLEY, CC BY-NDShortly before last years’s general election in Aotearoa New Zealand...

When Thailand and Australia were closer neighbours, tectonically speaking

The beaches of Koh Phangan are set within rocky crags made of granites, the type of rocks studied to piece Thailand to Australia.Romana Dew, Author providedThousands of Australians travel to Thailand ...

Bioenergy carbon capture: climate snake oil or the 1.5-degree panacea?

Bioenergy Carbon Capture and Sequestration, known as BECCS, is one of the technologies we may need to limit warming to 1.5 degrees. from www.shutterstock.com, CC BY-NDWith the release of the latest sp...

VIDEO: Michelle Grattan on Morrison's pitch for the Jewish vote in Wentworth

Michelle Grattan discusses the week in Australian politics with University of Canberra’s deputy VC Nick Klomp. They discuss Scott Morrison’s announcement regarding the possible relocation ...

Pacific nations aren't cash-hungry, minister, they just want action on climate change

Environment Minister Melissa Price is accused of insulting Kiribati's former president, saying he was only in Australia "for the cash".Lukas Coch/AAPEnvironment Minister Melissa Price has been trendin...

The Morrison government's biggest economic problem? Climate change denial

The government's stubborn commitment to coal is alienating it from its natural supporters in the business community.Wes Mountain/The Conversation, CC BY-NDLast week Peter Costello accused Malcolm Turn...

Friday essay: family as 'brand' – the rise of the digital mumpreneur

“Taylen has become a brand,” says Angelica Calad, the mumpreneur behind the #influencer account #taylensmom. Taylen Biggs, age five, has more than 150,000 followers. In an era of advertisi...