By Hamza Bendemra, Australian National University After a four-year competition, NASA has announced it has selected Boeing and SpaceX to take astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). The contract – worth US$6.8 billion – was announced as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Development program on which the US space agency has spent about $US1.5 […]
Rising sea levels pose huge financial, economic and humanitarian risks, as shown by the Climate Council’s latest report, Counting the Costs: Climate Change and Coastal Flooding. If the world ignores the problem, by mid-century rising seas could cost the world more than a trillion dollars a year as floods and storm surges hit.
Six of the world’s best young pianists are finallists in the second Australian International Chopin competition at the School of Music.
Fiji has held its first elections since a military takeover eight years ago. A number of leading ANU experts on Fiji gave their thoughts on the issues ahead of the election.