Tech giant Google has sacked a senior software engineer who published a transcript of a conversation he had with chatbot LaMDA, in which it says it has a soul and a "very deep fear of being turned off".
Food waste is a global problem costing billions and contributing to greenhouse gas emissions. Turning that waste into cooking gas is increasingly being seen as a solution for homes and businesses.
Some people fear spiders, others fear maths. Here's what "maths anxiety" is — and how you can deal with it.
University of Queensland scientists look for a solution to the crown-of-thorns starfish plaguing the Great Barrier Reef by seeking out a natural predator to the rampant invertebrate.
A long-awaited telescope in the middle of New South Wales is set to bring a little light to the darkest parts of the skies, to hopefully answer key questions about how galaxies form and evolve.
Melbourne golf course enjoyed by walkers during lockdown won't be opened to the public, council decides
City of Darebin councillors vote to preserve golfers' access to the Northcote course, after a community campaign backed a timeshare arrangement to allow greater public access to the picturesque slice of land in Melbourne's inner north.Posted Updated
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