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Echidna poo has changed our understanding of human evolution

Citizen science is not only helping echidna conservation, but changing how we think about evolution

Lunar orbit

The strange paths taken by the mind when overwhelmed by fear

The shed that contains the future

A green hydrogen project in South Australia aims to demonstrate zero-emission energy production

Alien renaissance

A revived interest in alien visitation only underscores how little we know about the universe

Mission to Mars

The Australian woman on the shortlist to bid farewell to Earth forever

Shooting beyond the Moon

Reflecting on the Apollo 11 mission as Mars beckons

Mining the Moon

The resources industry says it’s finders keepers in the new space race

Chasing the miracle of gene therapy

For Megan Donnell’s family, the DNA-altering revolution cannot come soon enough

What happened to broadband in Australia?

NBN Co’s former CEO on how the Coalition broke the internet

Screen addiction

As more of our lives are lived online, more people aren’t coping