Catalyst

Award-winning research could save thousands of lives by predicting strokes and heart attacks before they occur – and the signs are all in the eyes.

Alzheimer's Disease is the main cause of Dementia and cripples around 200,000 Australians and its only set to get worse due to our ageing population.

Kids with Aspergers or other high functioning forms of autism are classic Little Professors - they know a lot and are great on detail - but when it comes to reading other people's feelings, well, t

It's very easy to feel powerless when it comes to solving the problems created by centuries of burning fossil fuels.

If you've ever been caught in the crush of a crowd at a sports stadium you'll have wondered if there is a faster way to get people out of an exit.

Catalyst's resident Palaeontologist, Dr Paul Willis, has been a fossil lover for as long as he can remember.

The debate whether it's nature or nurture that dictates your life has raged since the time of Darwin.

China is gearing up for the fastest deployment of nuclear energy in history, fuelled by Australian uranium. At least thirty new reactors are planned to be built in the fifteen years.

When it comes to the ageing brain, the news from science has always been bad; grey matter shrinking from age 20, synapses slowing down.