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The Last Straw: environmental movement calls for phasing out of straws

The plastic straw is the latest product to be in contention for a national ban, with McDonald's vowing to phase out the straws in...

The Uncertain Future of De-Extinction

  The conclusion of a species on this planet is a concept that is hard to grasp. It isn’t just the end of life of...

Smartphones: A Better World

Smartphones have definitely revolutionized the whole world. No one can protest otherwise; from sending text messages to mobile banking to apps with numerous features...

Arachnology and the Science of Spiders

‘Part of science more broadly is knowledge for the sake of knowledge, you don’t necessarily know that something’s going to have a huge impact...

‘Oh My Gum’ Designer Lauren Mathieson Talks Australian Natives and Being...

At 23-years old, Lauren Mathieson is the epitome of a boss lady.  Solely owning and running her own jewellery label, working full time and...

Everything you need to know about Melbourne’s Medically Supervised Injecting Centre...

Last October, the Victorian Government announced that a medically supervised injecting centre (MSIC) has been approved for trial this year. The MSIC will be...

Telstra leaves consumers stranded

Consumers have been left with no telephone reception yet again as telecommunication giant, Telstra, faces service difficulty. This outage comes as no surprise to consumers...

That 5pm Rat Race: Are We Over Doing It?

Living in Melbourne can feel like a rat race, especially when being an observer of that 5pm commute. Everyone on their journey eager to...

Losing Weight With Your Mobile App

Going to the gym and exercising is a great way to lose a few pounds but can we use technology to help motivate us...

5 apps that will help you get on top of university...

As university students head into the final weeks before assessment and exam deadlines approach, stress can become a difficult factor to manage. Students can...