2019 may be the year when euthanasia is finally legal, giving us the opportunity to choose. The end, and our version of it, has been a long time coming.
The concept of mentoring is taking off in this country, giving the adults of today purpose, and the youth of tomorrow a future.
The concept of memory in relation to the brain is not a universal ruling. In fact, it excels in erasing the things it doesn’t care for.
The murder of journalist Lyra McKee sends an obvious message. The troubled Northern Ireland of yore hasn’t left – it is here to stay.
Despite the headlines and even our experience, heroes quietly move among us. Now, one project is looking to illuminate the invaluable (and often unheard) work they do.
Again, our taxes are part of the national discussion, however, I’m wondering if we should reward incompetence so heartily with our hard-earned dollars.
Michelle Arrow’s towering examination of our past also illuminates the vibrant, caustic rolling country we became.
According to numerous sources, more men are having less sex. The reasons why are a matter of discussion.
The presumption of innocence is the cornerstone of our legal empire. However, a pioneering group of researchers are looking into those who were found guilty but were anything but.
A group of Belgian researchers endeavoured to answer a simple question – does bad food enable depression, or is it the other way around?
The NSW election is upon us, but with division and voter apathy taking over the state, many have taken it upon themselves to fix democracy.
Those women who chose Islamic State, the so-called ISIS brides have chided the Western world. For what it’s worth, they made their choice, and I understand why.
The days of dangerous mine work seems to be a relic of a bygone era. However, new cases of a long-dead disease raises a series of difficult questions.
It might seem like we fought WW2 to stop it, but anti-jewish sentiment is alive and well in 2019. Defeating it, however, means looking to yesterday as well as tomorrow.
One academic believes that Google is the most valuable data set on our modern psyche. While we say one thing, our Google history says another.
In an effort to bridge the gap between Australian fathers and their daughters, one man believes sport is the answer. With government funding secured, our elected officials seem to believe him.
Maartje van Winkel and Derakshan Beekzada were two strangers linked by one goal. Together, they changed the minds of a nation.
Britain may be quickly approaching the worst possible outcome for Brexit, but a more united brand of democracy is already on the rise: crowdfunded politics.
As it stands, we are losing male teachers at a rate of knots. In fact, some believe that it may stop being an option as soon as 2050. So, how did we get here?
Machteld Hali came to this country in the middle sixties and experienced the scale of our racism. Now, she’s doing something about it.
I might be a new resident of this land, but the alien contours of the National Park are exactly the Australia that we migrants treasure, and remember.
With a new grandchild on the way in 2019, I’m wondering how we good people expect to teach the next generation when we’re anything but.