The Pride Game is a start, but the AFL Has a Long Way to Go in Embracing the LGBTI Community
According to the game's first openly gay player, Jason Ball, "The AFL refuses to have a designated resource to focus on this particular area."
Why Is the Chinese Government So Eager to Beef Up Restrictions on Ketamine?
Ketamine is a useful anesthetic all over the world. It's also China's recreational drug of choice, which is why their government wants it universally restricted.
We Asked an Expert if It's a Bad Idea for Australia to Challenge China’s New Islands in the South China Sea
Australia has agreed to aid the US in challenging China's new bases in the South China Sea. What are the potential consequences of that?
What to Do If You Get Busted for Drugs at an Australian Festival
A bit of knowledge will make a big difference when facing the ultimate comedown.
Clive Palmer Is Actually Headlining a Poetry Festival
At the age of 26 an aspiring bard named F. Clive Palmer published a collection of poems. Now he's set to appear at the Queensland Poetry Festival.
Photos of Australia's Most Fashionable Gang
Nick Tolewski was in his early teens when he started taking photos of the Thomastown Sharps.
Australia Has Closed Its Most Controversial Ketamine Clinics
Aura Medical Corporation ran a chain of facilities where people could treat depression, bipolar disorder, and PTSD with ketamine—but these clinics were recently shut down amid controversy.
We Spoke to a Researcher Working to Stop AI from Killing Us All
Ben Rubenstein got a $100,000 grant to help him study how machine learning can go wrong.
Fake, Drug-Test-Foiling Dicks Are a Growing Business in Queensland
You need to be clean for 72 hours to give a drug-free urine sample. Unless you have a fake dick and pee, then you can do whatever you want.
Melbourne Prisoners Are Rioting Over Cigarettes
On the day before Victoria bans smoking in prisons, an estimated 300 prisoners have rioted at the Metropolitan Remand Centre in Melbourne's west.
The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Bush Doof
A comprehensive look at the history, and current state, of the great Australian tradition.
What It's Like to Deal Drugs in Australia's Capital City
"Now I'm finding more public servants are buying than ever before. Maybe it's because of the amount of money they make."