The announcement of the biggest-ever funding package to combat cyberattacks confirms just how vulnerable Australia’s cybersecurity really is – but not because of China.
The Coalition has announced a new package to boost cyber security. But this is not new money and much more needs to be done to ward off cyber threats.
The federal government keeps fighting attempts to allow people on the NDIS to access sexual supports. But what about their rights to have a rich and fulfilling life?
Biohackers and other 'connoisseurs of science' have important social and scientific contributions to make.
The government has made several announcements to safeguard aged care residents and those in hospitals, but we're yet to see the same attention paid to the one in five Australians with a disability.
The new round of Australian Research Council funding provides over $30m for 72 University projects across fields as diverse as neuroscience and insurance risk management.
While the data from a fingerprint is very hard to retrieve, cybercriminals can get around biometric technology in various ways. And having a weak passcode is like giving them a hall pass.
With 30 academics included on the 2019 list of Highly Cited Researchers, UNSW rises to second among Go8 universities.
Recent debates about the future of nuclear power in Australia make much of the potential of the next generation of reactors.
We have not been able to develop an intelligence workforce that can keep up with the speed of advancing technologies and their threat to our national security.