This Is What Your Addicted Brain Looks Like
The fine line between feeling good and developing a dependency.
We Asked You About Sex, Here’s What You Had to Say
Kinks, consent, communication, and 'good' sex.
This Is How a Bunch of Drugs Affect Your Brain's Ability to Drive
The science behind cannabis, hallucinogens, opioids, and stimulants.
Is the ATAR Actually the Best Measure We Have of a Student's Potential?
How can we know if we're living up to our god-given abilities? Is there a way to figure out what we're truly capable of?
Science Explains Why You Binge Eat When You're Tired
Turns out smoking a joint and getting the munchies has the same effect on your body as too many late nights.
Nearly Everything You Know About Moisturiser Is Bullshit
"Youthful skin" is a scientifically-vague term. If what you want is "healthy skin" then expensive moisturiser does the same thing as supermarket sorbolene.
A Young Woman's Guide to Checking Your Breasts for Cancer
It's the most common cancer affecting Australian women, with one in eight being diagnosed at some point in our lives.
A Young Person's Guide to Checking Your Balls for Cancer
Testicular cancer is one of the most common diseases affecting young men, which is why a guide to self-examination could save your life.
How Fiona Wood Changed the Way We Treat Severe Burn Victims
A look at how Perth's Dr Fiona Wood treated Bali Bombing victims with her then-experimental "spray on skin" and saved nearly all.
A Tattoo Artist Explains Why She Got Her Eyeballs Inked
Ten years in medicine has made me weary of anything dangerous, and especially eye tattoos. So I sat down with my recently inked friend to give her my perspective, and hear hers.
T-Cell Therapy: Here’s How the Latest Cancer ‘Breakthrough’ Actually Works
By reprogramming the body's immune system to recognise cancers, researchers were able to cure 94 percent of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.
How Scientists are Using Metals to Kill Cancer
As scientists inch closer to being able manage, or even cure cancer, some types of metals are providing some of the most exciting results.