The Nation Reviewed

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Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Climate change

Food (in)security

Australia’s supply-chain network is at more risk than ever before

Environment

Line call on Spring Creek

Development hits a roadblock in the regional town of Torquay

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

What the James Webb Space Telescope reveals

Why NASA’s new telescope is a huge step forward for understanding the universe

Journalists Maxine McKew, Quentin Dempster and Kerry O’Brien

Federal politics

What’s gone wrong at the ABC

Years of government attacks over funding and balance have left the national broadcaster in desperate need of repair

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Alien nation

Recent High Court decisions are testing who can be considered citizens, and who the federal government can exclude from Australia

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

What the oil and gas industry tells itself

A week after the devastating floods, the fossil-fuel industry described the scarcity of new projects today as “frightening”

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Gaslighting Australia

Local gas suppliers aren’t in crisis – soaring prices are going according to plan

Image of the Kiama Blowhole, New South Wales

The edge of their seats

Lessons from Gilmore, Australia’s most marginal electorate

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Red rover

The Australian astrobiologist leading NASA’s search for life on Mars

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

The China–Solomons deal is not about us

The new Pacific security pact reflects America’s influence, not Australia’s