New rules affecting transgender women athletes in elite swimming have sparked controversy. What do they have to do with the stages of puberty? And what does the science say?
- by Wendy Tuohy
How did we get here? Will price caps help households? And where will it end?
- by Nick O'Malley and Angus Thomson
A combination of forces has sent energy prices soaring. And now there’s talk of blackouts too. How did it come to this?
- by Josh Gordon
Big in the ’70s and ’80s, talk of stagflation has reared its head again. What is it, and are we heading for a new era of it?
- by Clancy Yeates
What needs to happen to avert another virus-borne global tragedy? We ask the scientist who helped discover Ebola, a Nobel laureate, and the man who first published COVID-19’s genetic code.
- by Sherryn Groch
How bad is the crisis in Sri Lanka? And what lies ahead for the island nation?
- by Chris Barrett
More than half a million Australians suffer with OCD. How does it affect their everyday lives, and what are the treatments?
- by Billie Eder