Why are shallow earthquakes more destructive? The disaster in Java is a devastating example

Phil R. Cummins, Australian National University; Mudrik Rahmawan Daryono, Badan Riset dan Inovasi Nasional (BRIN), and…

COP27: Big breakthrough but ultimately inadequate response to the climate crisis

Matt McDonald, The University of Queensland For 30 years, developing nations have fought to establish an…

COP gridlocked: Critics blast “greenwashing”

JESSICA CORBETT As the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt was extended until at…

Why Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ goal is priceless – and unforgettable

Stefan Szymanski, University of Michigan Football has “The Catch,” baseball has “The Shot Heard ‘Round the…

COP27: 3 things climate scientist wants world leaders

Andrew King, The University of Melbourne World leaders and climate experts are gathering for pivotal United…

Shooting of Imran Khan takes Pakistan into dangerous political waters

Samina Yasmeen, The University of Western Australia The attempted assassination of Imran Khan on November 3…

Who is Rishi Sunak, the new UK prime minister?

Ben Wellings, Monash University When Rishi Sunak was elected by Conservative MPs as their new leader…