COP28 nations have established a new climate fund that some already see as inadequate.

Tasmanian health unions are concerned new changes could see firefighters responding to medical emergencies in the absence of paramedics.

Almost $14 billion was spent on Australia's health system response to COVID-19 up until mid-2022, according to a report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Gamifying safety appears to help teens prevent farm injury.

Retailers and workers are bracing for a surge in customer abuse as the holiday season approaches.

Major projects in Victoria could be disrupted by a union stoush over safety training.

Major business lobbies say the Government is trying to rush IR amendments with no consultation ...

NSW Premier Chris Minns says new powers will allow the state to maintain construction quality while addressing the urgent demand for new homes.

Infections are rising despite fewer people injecting drugs in Australia.

Rising respiratory illnesses in China have sparked a WHO inquiry.

The Federal Government is proposing strict new online safety measures.

Bunnings has announced plans to cease the sale of engineered stone by the end of the year.

David McBride's high-profile whistleblower trial has concluded abruptly.

BHP is worried that enhancing workers’ rights will damage the mining industry.

A new report warns of a potential fivefold increase in heat-related deaths by 2050.

A surge in cybercrime targeting Australians has been attributed to...

Experts say Australia should fight harder in the war against antimicrobial resistance.

A court has ruled on Victoria’s ‘slug gate’ case.

The Fair Work Commission has made a significant ruling on the impact of working from home on productivity.

Port operator DP World Australia is facing criticism for not addressing a critical IT vulnerability, leading to a recent cyber attack.

Australia faces an elevated risk of blackouts this summer as...

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For the last few weeks we have been bogged down in the very Earthly matters of royalty, budgets, politics, humanity and celebrity - all good prompts to look away, up into the infinite. 

Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

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