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Learning more about witchetty grubs

Kiwirrkurra women have been helping scientists find witchetty grubs on the latest Bush Blitz, in Kiwirrkurra Indigenous Protected Area.

Dr Alan Yen is studying the witchetty grub and how it’s used as a food source by Indigenous people. 231 more words


Statement from the Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on the Trans-Pacific Partnership

I want to congratulate Ambassador Michael Froman and the U.S. negotiating team for reaching a historic trade agreement with the 11 other Asia-Pacific nations that make up the… 105 more words

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Applying a "bullshit filter" during Mental Health Week

This week in Australia is Mental Health Week.  Some call it an Mental Health Awareness Week.  Either way the Australian media will be full of experts and “experts”.  309 more words


Macquarie Wealth rates BHP Billiton 'outperform' despite potash pessimism

Source: Financial Review


  • Macquarie bank has downgraded our potash price forecast for 2016 by 8 per cent, from US$275/t to US$254/t, and for 2017 by 6 per cent, from US$265/t to US$250/t…
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Front page drug testing article is marketing

An article last week touched briefly on the issue of the effect of synthetic drugs in the workplace in the context of drug and alcohol testing.  509 more words


What's wrong with this picture: Fossil fuel companies want to advise governments on climate change

China’s announcement of a cap-and-trade program to limit its emissions is yet another sign that the world’s governments are finally getting serious about addressing climate change. 207 more words

Edinburgh University will not invest in weapons firms

Edinburgh University has promised that it will not invest in weapons manufacturers.

The decision was made by the University’s governing body, University Council last night. 187 more words