Science and Technology

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.

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.

Could our food be making us sick – very sick?

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.