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DOOMSCROLLING - A Soothing Compulsion
DOOMSCROLLING - A Soothing Compulsion
Griffith University, Michelle Homsombat

Michelle Homsombat's short documentary aims to investigate the act of doomscrolling and how it affects a person’s physical and mental wellbeing.     If...

Native Australian Bees
Native Australian Bees
Griffith University, Ben Trood

Australian native bees are not as well-known as European honey bees and are often taken for granted. While most people can explain what honey...

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January Podcast Out Now

In this episode, reporters from Deakin University look at how important health issues – period poverty, loneliness and therapy for young offenders...

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Opposition to hospital move
Edith Cowan University, Danica Spurr

The WA Government is proceeding with plans to build the state's new Women and Babies Hospital on the Fiona Stanley Hospital site in Murdoch, rather than in the QEII precinct in Nedlands, despite opposition from community groups and the Australian Medical...

Google Earth is confused about the name for the rock off Tasmanias Trefoil Island. Image: Google.
Renaming N-word Rock
University of Melbourne, Larissa Sutherland
Unofficially, authorities have tried to scrub it from maps. But efforts to rename a craggy rock in Bass Strait, off the north-west coast of Tasmania, are mired in questions of language, phonetics and history needs to go is not in dispute.
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Whose Voice was heard?
University of Newcastle, Sophie Davidson

Sophie Davidson examines the impact of social media on voters during the Indigenous Voice to Parliament referendum and hopes her story encourages media consumers to think twice.

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DOOMSCROLLING - A Soothing Compulsion
DOOMSCROLLING - A Soothing Compulsion
Griffith University, Michelle Homsombat • January 19, 2024

Michelle Homsombat's short documentary aims to investigate the act of doomscrolling and how it affects...

Native Australian Bees
Native Australian Bees
Griffith University, Ben Trood • January 17, 2024

Australian native bees are not as well-known as European honey bees and are often taken for granted....

A person holding a bird
January Podcast Out Now
January 4, 2024

In this episode, reporters from Deakin University look at how important health issues – period poverty,...

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December Podcast Out Now
December 13, 2023

Shifts in trends and attitudes - some good and some less so - means we are seeing ourselves differently....

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