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New generation nuclear reactors unlikely to arrive in next 30 years

New generation nuclear power stations that produce cheap electricity and less waste always seem ...  
Climate science denier Marc Morano promotes discredited movie in Australia

Notorious climate science denier Marc Morano is heading to Australia to promote his discredited ...  
'Clean coal' and other dirty jokes

The Turnbull Government has introduced legislation to enable investment in coal despite the fact ...  
Grenfell Tower fire disaster: Engineering responsibility

In the aftermath of Grenfell Tower fire, people are asking how: how can this happen?  
Think for yourself: Fidget spinners

They’re the latest craze, but are fidget spinners an invaluable learning aid or simply a dist ...  
The Finkel Review at a glance

Summary of the key elements of the report from Chief Scientist Alan Finkel into the national ...  
Is your memory hiding the inconvenient truth about climate change?

Humans may fail to prioritise climate change because our brains limit our capacity to comprehend ...  
The big filter: Is there intelligent life on Tinder?

The chances of finding a decent relationship on Tinder is like finding evidence of intelligent ...  
Plastic oceans and our health: What we can do

Ruby the Climate Kid inspires us to wake up to the scientifically proven devastating effects of ...  
'Carbon neutral' forest resource grab: A corporate detour in climate change race

The Coalition is subsiding the logging industry as “carbon neutral” at the expense of pesky ...  
Turnbull resorts to poppycock on renewables at Big Mining's bidding

The poppycock campaign against renewable energy by coal and oil interests using the Coalition as ...  
Think For Yourself: The Moon Landing

IA's critical thinker, John Turnbull takes on the fake Moon Landing loonies and asks you to Think ...  
Leaping into 2017

If you couldn't get enough of 2016 you’ll be happy to learn it is now officially one "leap seco ...  
Consumer win: Misleading conduct cases turn to scientific evidence

Recent cases of misleading and deceptive conduct show an increased role for scientific evidence in ...  
Once called the 'Lucky Country', our chickens are now coming home to roost

We not-so-very-clever Australians have seriously compromised the choices of future generations.  
We're under siege from a new breed of intellectual: The pseudo academic

Iain Dooley shows us how to deal with the paranoid delusional ravings of pseudo academics, like ...  
Smart fabric creates renewable energy

Scientists have developed a revolutionary fabric that can harvest electrical energy from the ...  
Robotics are the future: Should we be afraid?

Policy makers should be embracing new technologies, as these are the key to the jobs and challe ...  
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