Over the past decade, there has been an alarming surge in large, uncontrollable fires across the world.
Could our food be making us sick – very sick?
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.
For Mental Health Week 2015, Catalyst looks at technology that can see and hear depression and the use of brain stimulation as a treatment.
Everything you always wanted to know about the Female Sex Drive and a little more... Sex is the spark that ignites many relationships.
One hundred years ago, Einstein's theory of General Relativity was announced to the world.
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?
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,
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
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
Human impacts on the way our planet functions have now become so extreme many scientists are claiming the Earth has shifted out of the Holocene state and into a new geological epoch.
In this touching and brave program, three families have opened their lives to Four Corners to tell their stories about living with dementia.
Heart surgeon Dr Nikki Stamp takes us into the amazing world of our hearts - revealing how they function, how can we look after them and shows us the latest science she uses to help fix them when t
If you had to make a playlist of your life, what would be on it? And if, toward the end of your life, your mind and memories were fading away,
Catalyst uncovers the secrets to healthier skin, gets up close and personal with some of the most common rashes, spots and blemishes, and shows you how to care for the largest organ in your body.
This series explores the design process from conception to realisation in a broad range of settings. These programs present working designers solving real design problems.
Follow 10 characters, including Dacre Smyth, a 21-year-old Australian Gunnery Control Officer, through the dramatic 10-day countdown to D-Day and the beginning of the end of World War II.
100 Years: The Australian Story traces the big themes in twentieth-century political history, from 1901 to 2001.The intriguing tale of the Australian nation: an epic saga of power and politics.
Geoffrey Robertson presents a unique story of real Australian heroes.
Live coverage of Remembrance Day at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra in 1998, to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice at the end of World War I.