Reinventing how the public service works
Public servants are eager to become innovative public problem-solvers, but their leaders are standing in their way.
The ACCC Digital Platforms Report recommends several ways to revive journalism in the social media age, including A$50m in direct grants to local news services.
Why government needs to intervene to fix the building industry.
Smart machines, numb humans
Will the rise of algorithmic decision-making and AI threaten the essential elements of being human?
The future is animated
Rather than traditional notation, contemporary composers are using technology to represent their musical ideas.
Death knell: killing off capital punishment
A new institute is leading the push to eliminate the 'faulty' justice of the death penalty.
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
New research is examining the evolution of Australian fatherhood and family responsibilities over the past 100 years.
Ebola bites back
Urgent action is needed to combat the second-biggest outbreak of the deadly virus that's claimed more than 1500 lives.
From fields of green to a '20-minute city'
With Melbourne’s population continuing to boom, urban planners and academics have a vision for the city to become a network of connected communities where people will be able to walk or cycle to amenities.