Science and Technology

The Stendrode is a radically new approach in the field of "brain-machine interfaces" - technology that delivers mind-control over computers, robotic limbs or exoskeletons and gives people with para

Antibiotics have saved millions of lives, but their misuse and overuse is making them less effective as bacteria develop resistance.  Despite scientists' warnings, anitbiotic prescriptions in many

Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia, accounting for up to 70 percent of cases.  After the age of 65, the chance of getting the disease doubles every five years.  Given there's no cure,

The dog is man and woman's best friend, but how good a friend to your dog are you? We all like to think our dogs are really happy with us. But how can we be sure?

Back pain - almost all of us has either had it or will experience it in our life time.

One hundred years ago, Einstein's theory of General Relativity was announced to the world.

Selected Episodes and clips from The Checkout are available from ABC Library Sales.

Madison Stewart is a young woman with a passion for a creature of the deep that strikes fear in the hearts of most people - sharks.

Technology is making alternative sources of energy cheaper, more user-friendly and, crucially, it's decentralising production to the rooftops of homes and commercial buildings across Australia.