July 2008

Federal politics

In the dark?

The same dirty old energy

Science and technology

Lovely bones

Making sense of the Flores find

History

An oddity from the start

Convicts and national character

Society

Travels in the northern realm

The idea of the north

The Nation Reviewed

Arts & Letters

More than picong

Patrick French’s ‘The World Is What It Is’

Seeing the light

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy’s ‘Lie Down in the Light’

Pipe dreams

Maude Barlow’s ‘Blue Covenant’ & Åsa Wahlquist’s ‘Thirsty Country’

Stand & deliver

Matt Norman’s ‘Salute’

Noted

Encounters

Cartoon