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New Mind-blowing Experiment Confirms That Reality Doesn’t Exist If You Are Not Looking At It

According to a well-known theory in quantum physics, a particle’s behavior changes depending on whether there is an observer or not. It basically suggests that… 582 more words

SCIENCE

One Small Step Toward Science Fiction Holograms

Australian researchers, with the help of colleagues from the United States and Japan, have made a huge step forward in developing the Holy Grail of imaging: the hologram. 317 more words

Tech

22 Dec 2016 (AFR) - Housing affordability shaping up as key issue for 2017

(22 December 2016, AFR, p11, by Matthew Cranston)

‘The inability of Australians to afford their own home is shaping as one of the most contentious political issues of 2017 as new evidence shows house prices are growing increasingly out of line with people’s incomes. 80 more words

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Oxford Word of the Month: December - koala diplomacy

noun: Australia’s use of koalas as diplomatic gifts to other countries; a form of Australian soft power diplomacy.

THE STORY BEHIND THE WORD OF THE MONTH… 540 more words

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New material to revolutionize water proofing

IMAGE: SCIENTISTS AT THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) HAVE DEVELOPED A NEW SPRAY-ON MATERIAL WITH A REMARKABLE ABILITY TO REPEL WATER. view more

CREDIT: STUART HAY, ANU… 342 more words

Nanotechnology

LEARNING TO COUNT SEEDLINGS

My goal this year was to:

  • Check and do some replanting if necessary on last year’s plots on Adnamira and Carkella.  My guess was 50 to 80 because I knew some of them had had a hard time with the dry weather.
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