The NSW parliament has passed laws aimed at improving workers' wages and conditions.

Engineers have added graphene oxide to cement mixture to make stronger 3D-printed concrete.

Experts have raised questions about the safety of alternatives to engineered stone.

A labour hire company has received the largest penalty in the history of Australian labour hire licensing law.

A magistrate has dismissed a second criminal workplace safety charge against MSF Sugar.

The president of COP28 says there is “no science” behind calls for a phase-out of fossil fuels.

A new report says fossil fuels account for 5 million extra air pollution deaths per year.

The Albanese Government has been criticised for combining changes to the Petroleum Resources Rent Tax with a bill to avoid a new PwC scandal.

Seven rural councils in Queensland have united on plans for a “clean energy corridor”, connecting western Queensland to ...

Australia can achieve net-zero emissions before 2050, CSIRO says.

The group that controls most of the world’s oil has decided to cut output.

The nation's largest ports operator says data belonging to current and former employees was accessed in a recent cyber attack.

Major business lobbies say the Government is trying to rush IR amendments with no consultation ...

Major projects in Victoria could be disrupted by a union stoush over safety training.

Traditional owners are pursuing “no less than” $225 million in compensation over the Northern Territory's largest zinc and lead mine.

NSW Premier Chris Minns says new powers will allow the state to maintain construction quality while addressing the urgent demand for new homes.

The IEA says oil producers must shift 50 per cent of investment to clean energy by 2030.

The Federal Government says politics could threaten its big gas plan.

Opposition is mounting against plans to store carbon in the Great Artesian Basin (GAB).

Squadron Energy has quietly pulled its application for a gas-fired power station at Port Kembla.

Clive Palmer's plans for a “carbon neutral” coal-fired power station in Queensland have hit a roadblock.

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Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

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