Tech Talk this week discusses China banning cryptocurrencies, Kiwi tricksters and the end of Facebook community pages

Tech Talk with Mathew Dickerson Technologist Mathew Dickerson speaks with James Eddy to give a weekly…

Camfecting: how hackers attack by gaining access to your webcam

Beware of malicious files called Trojans that could give hackers access to your computer webcam without…

New poll finds Australian teens want to more easily delete online profiles

Australian teenagers want to be able to delete their online profiles, say they’re targeted with hyper-specific…

Look up in the sky, it’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s a flying car!

While the idea of hovering motor vehicles might once have been considered far fetched, it’s certainly…

New ocean temperature data help scientists make their hot predictions

So many climate models, so little time … A new way of measuring ocean temperatures helps…

Health insights from the first year of COVID-19 in Australia

A new report into the health effects of COVID-19 on Australians during 2020 and early 2021…

Wet and warm spring for eastern Australia

Spring in Australia may see more rain than usual in the east and a dry outlook…

Engineers make critical advance in quantum computer design

A decades-old problem about how to reliably control millions of qubits in a silicon quantum computer…

ESTIMATING AUSTRALIA’S ‘BLUE CARBON’ POTENTIAL

A new $3.3 million research program by BHP and CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, will seek…

Hottest July on record another climate warning 

July was the world’s hottest month on record, another warning about the worsening impacts of climate…

AI technology enhances wind and solar forecasting methods to ease pressure on the grid

A collaboration between Monash University’s Grid Innovation Hub, Worley and Palisade Energy Ltd is using machine…

Beetle study finds diversity in the sub-Antarctic linked to global cooling

An international research team led by Monash University has demonstrated that cooling temperatures and glacial cycles…

Humans have left an absolute mess in space but no one wants to clean it up.

When we think of space, we think big and empty but when it comes to Earth’s…

Radioactive particles from British nuclear testing still persist in outback Australia, scientists warn.

Australian scientists pave the way to the first International standards needed to safeguard against contamination from…

Australia’s alpine plants face bleak future from rapid climate change

Native Australian alpine plants may not be able to adapt or migrate quickly enough to survive…

Previously unknown letter reveals Einstein’s thinking on bees, birds and physics

Could bees and birds help us understand the principles of physics? Albert Einstein thought so, according…

Reducing our carbon emissions

For some years Clarence Valley Council, like many other governments and business organisations, has been working…

Stalagmite growth found to be surprisingly constant

To look inside a stalagmite is to look back in time tens of thousands of years…

Children more distracted by digital devices in the home, parents say

Research from the Gonski Institute for Education reveals parents perceive digital devices as necessary for their…

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