Science and Technology

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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.

It's amazing to think that in the 1900s a mere tenth of the world's population lived and worked in cities. Today, it's more than half.

The fifth instalment of The Life Series, Life at 9 provides a window on Australian childhood in an effort to uncover just what it is that gives a child the best chance at life.

Could our food be making us sick – very sick?

The Dugong is a rare and endangered sea animal.

Over the past decade, there has been an alarming surge in large, uncontrollable fires across the world.

On Riversleigh station in northwest Queensland a major palaeontological discovery has been made.

David Rennie fell in love with photography seven years ago when he was lured from his car by the sight of a passing bird overhead.