ABC chair Ita Buttrose says political correctness has gone too far in Australia – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email ABC chair Ita Buttrose says political correctness has gone too far in Australia Posted October 08, 2019 09:17:48 One of the questions in the ABC’s Australia Talks national survey is whether political correctness has gone too far in Australia. ABC chair Ita Buttrose says it has, and adds: “We Continue Reading

Voluntary euthanasia laws backed by WA Parliament's Lower House, but biggest obstacles still to come – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Voluntary euthanasia laws backed by WA Parliament's Lower House, but biggest obstacles still to come By Jacob Kagi Updated September 04, 2019 16:20:57 Photo: The proposed legislation still has some way to go before becoming law. (ABC News: Hugh Sando) Related Story: Labor MP attacks voluntary euthanasia plans as Continue Reading

Surgery in Adelaide gives hope to children like Hayley Minson-Rivers, who suffer from pancreatitis – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Surgery in Adelaide gives hope to children like Hayley Minson-Rivers, who suffer from pancreatitis By Claire Campbell Posted September 03, 2019 06:25:10 Photo: Hayley travelled to Adelaide from Perth for treatment. (ABC News: Claire Campbell) Related Story: 'We knew something was very wrong': 'Tragic' cancer diagnosis sees Australian family Continue Reading

Chernobyl's radiation legacy: Zombie reactors and an invisible enemy – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Chernobyl's radiation legacy: Zombie reactors and an invisible enemy Foreign Correspondent By Europe correspondent Linton Besser, Mark Doman, Alex Palmer and Nathanael Scott Updated September 06, 2019 09:32:31 Map: Ukraine As the Soviet Union grappled with the scale of the disaster unfolding at Chernobyl, radioactive material spewed into the Continue Reading

It takes 21 litres of water to produce a small chocolate bar, so how water-wise is your diet? – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email It takes 21 litres of water to produce a small chocolate bar, so how water-wise is your diet? The Conversation By Brad Ridoutt Updated October 07, 2019 14:04:14 Photo: The food system accounts for around 70 per cent of global freshwater use. (ABC News: Giulio Saggin) Related Story: How Continue Reading

Breast cancer survivor microchips breast prosthesis to collect data on recovery – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Breast cancer survivor microchips breast prosthesis to collect data on recovery By the Specialist Reporting Team’s Brooke Wylie Updated September 03, 2019 13:50:17 Photo: As part of her masters program, Kathy Reid developed a breast prosthetic that collects data on the wearer’s recovery. (ABC News: Aaron Hollett ) Related Continue Reading