Is the Australian gas shortfall a myth?
Australia has been warned of blackouts as gas supplies run out, but University of Melbourne research questions whether the gas shortfall is as big as we think.
#Budget2017: Fairness, security and opportunity?
The latest analysis from University of Melbourne experts of the Australian Government's 2017 Budget, including housing affordability, energy policy and taxes.
Australia’s Foreign Policy for Dangerous Times
As Australia prepares its first Foreign Policy White Paper in more than a decade, the University of Melbourne looks at the need to strengthen ties with Asia.
How staying close to mum pays off for kangaroos
A 6 year study that observed eastern grey kangaroos in Victoria found that the more time young-at-foot kangaroos spend with their mothers, the more they thrive.
The shape for speed
Australian swimmers Cameron McEvoy and Kyle Chalmers have different body shapes, which could decide who wins the 100m freestyle showdown at the Rio Olympics.
Brexit and Australia: The way forward
The Brexit vote may have put a spanner in the works just as Australia and the EU are closing in on a trade deal, but past hard work will pay off.
An explosion of radical ideas
Archivist Rachel Buchanan explores the creative processes and intellectual stimulus behind iconic feminist Germaine Greer's The Female Eunuch.
Flexible families = workplace equality
Here are five key ideas that could have a positive effect on equalising gender relations and improving the status of families.
Coal seam gas debate is more than hot air
AGL announces it will quit exploring coal seam gas in Gloucester, New South Wales. What's really behind their decision?
Light shines on Timor-Leste
Xanana Gusmão says Timor-Leste is making strong progress after winning independence from Indonesia – and how Australia can help and also learn.