The meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore looks like a lost opportunity, writes James Cotton.
Passionate Socceroos fans will be dreaming big about Australia winning the 2018 World Cup in Russia - but probability models reveal interesting data about the actual chances of a shock success.
Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe has effectively ruled out an interest rate rise until wage growth tops 3%.
When to send a child to school can be a tough decision, but all the evidence shows that 7 is the optimal age for starting formal education.
To compensate for unmet social needs, people project lifelike qualities onto objects to feel connected. But this doesn’t fully meet people’s needs, so they collect more and more objects.
An increase in condomless sex in pre-exposure prophylaxis users is predictable as preventing HIV is the key motivator for condom use among gay and bisexual men.
As the NSW State Government moves to impose limits on apartment owners who continuously let on a short-term basis, one issue is that Airbnb isn't transparent about how many properties are truly 'shared' and how many are just part of a business.
Same person or different person? Most people are extremely good at recognising faces of people they know well, but not so much strangers.
News reports that 70% of women with breast cancer don't need chemotherapy need to be heeded with caution: it's a very specific (but substantial) subtype that was studied.
We are often presented with surveys that claim to show how we all think on a certain subject. But what sample size is big enough to make the findings credible?