Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Environment & Technology

Environment & Technology

‘Barwon Heads was bad for my health’

This case study is part of an investigative package. To read all about the issue, click on these stories: Is there a cancer cluster...

Former councillor says spraying Barwon Heads’ mossies was common

This case study is part of an investigative package. Read these stories to find out more about this issue: Is there a cancer cluster...

Podcast: Kate Daley tells what it’s like living with Hashimoto

This podcast is part of an investigative package. To read the full story, click on these stories: Is there a cancer cluster in Barwon...

From crashes to ashes: a pilot’s journey to fighting fires

Upside down in the cockpit of her plane, in the middle of a rice field covered in mud and fuel, Tegan Allot’s main concern...

Students ready to hit the streets again to demand action

A recent Plan International survey has found that, out of 435 Australian youth, 90 per cent of participants believe climate change is an important...

Trapped in a bushfire: The young females fighting flames

"I remember standing there and you can hear the fire coming for you, you can hear the tree’s crackling, it's loud, and that’s that...

Fighting to Save the Bight

Melbourne was the latest city along the Southern Ocean to hold a paddle out to protest against the proposed drilling by Norwegian Oil Company,...

AI and Philosophy: Playing with the Boundaries Between Life and Death

We humans have spent a good chunk of history believing ourselves to be the most intelligent creatures on Earth. While we sit back, sipping...

Hear the stories of women in STEMM

Women in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine) have made their way into a difficult field and are now looking to help others...

A Finnish man received an $83,000 speeding ticket… but how?

Reima Kusla, a wealthy Finnish businessman was fined €54,000 ($83,000 AUD) after driving 15 miles over the speed limit. The police pulled Kusla over and...