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The robot race

What does automation mean for the future of jobs?


The Monthly — November 2017

The Latest

The right balance

Today

The PM isn’t political enough while Bill Shorten risks overegging it

The Great Southern Reef

Society

What is killing off the kelp forests along Australia’s coast?

Uneasy appeasement in Yorgos Lanthimos’ ‘The Killing of a Sacred Deer’

Culture

The director of ‘The Lobster’ can’t quite pull off this high-concept dance between the grandiose and the grotesque

Backlash in Bennelong

Politics

A Liberal-led smear campaign will only make Kristina Keneally a bigger threat to the government

Don’t believe the hype

Culture

Adam Greenfield’s ‘Radical Technologies’ is an essential guide to the tech revolution

The shape of a generous mind

Culture

Oliver Sacks’ brilliant ideas echo on through ‘The River of Consciousness’


The Monthly — November 2017

The Nation Reviewed

A travesty of process

The same-sex marriage survey sets a dangerous precedent

Spheres of influence

Social media is blurring the line between opinion and advertising

Deep space mined

Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex keeps an eye on the stars

The Great Southern Reef

What is killing off the kelp forests along Australia’s coast?


The Monthly — November 2017

The Monthly Essays

The robot race

What does automation mean for the future of jobs?

Tablet or toilet?

How transformative has the computer age really been?

Police, don’t move!

Former police officer Timothy Baker goes on trial for murder


The Monthly — November 2017

VOX

Notes from the studio

Robyn Davidson’s ‘Tracks’ vs Harvey Weinstein

Owl

The Medicine

A bad case of the flu

Notes from the flu-season frontline

Medicine

The Monthly — November 2017

Arts & Letters

Ghosts in the machine

Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Blade Runner 2049’ is maddeningly close to a classic

The shape of a generous mind

Oliver Sacks’ brilliant ideas echo on through ‘The River of Consciousness’

Don’t believe the hype

Adam Greenfield’s ‘Radical Technologies’ is an essential guide to the tech revolution

Drakeworld

The exhausting omnipotence of Drake



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