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Caffeine 101

"I drink caffeine because I’m tired and I’m tired because I can’t sleep because I drink too much caffeine because… well, I’m tired." Does this sound all too familiar? You’re not alone. The love-hate relation...
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Na Na Na Na Battery Man

Scientists are developing sodium batteries as sustainable, low-cost alternatives to existing lithium devices. These are not the elusive AA batteries you can never find for the remote instead they are big, indus...

Food For Thought

Love food? Me too. Sometimes so much that I just don’t stop eating, even when it doesn’t taste that good anymore. “I may as well finish this block of chocolate. I’ve come this far, I’m not going to give u...
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The Body Farm

Australia’s first body farm began operation earlier this year. It sounds gruesome, I know, but it is vitally important for forensic research. ‘Body farm’ is a colloquial term, bringing with it some pretty go...