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Queensland universities to get $150m rescue package

The Queensland government will offer $150 million in loans to the state's university sector, which has suffered in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. "Thousands of people right throughout regional Queensland rely on universities for a job," Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk ...

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Strictly Speaking | Fomite

Covid-19 has spawned a new vocabulary, from lockdown to social distancing to super-spreader, that has quickly become familiar. We’ve also had to learn technical terms like pandemic and coronavirus, and drug names like Hydroxychloroquine and Remdesivir. Another medical word that ...

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Origin of Stonehenge megaliths found

Scientists have solved an enduring mystery about Stonehenge, determining the origin of many of the megaliths that make up the famed monument in England, thanks to a core sample kept in the United States for decades. Geochemical testing indicates that ...

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