If you worry a lot, fear not—your anxiety just might be a sign of high intelligence. The idea has been around for a while: The adage that ignorance is bliss suggests the reverse, that knowledge involves anguish. Now it’s starting to get some scientific validation. Read on Slate.
Mad writer, world record holder and engineer, Julian O’Shea is a true renaissance man out to show what engineering can achieve in fighting poverty. Read at the Melbourne Age..
Australian National University’s Dr Martyn Kirk fights disease, saves lives every day. Read at the Melbourne Age..
Imagine a world without the Australian dollar or the New Zealand dollar. Imagine a hybrid called the Anzac dollar, say. It could happen. Read at the Sydney Morning Herald.
Age, experts say, really is just a number – all or partly in the mind. You can remain vigorous right up until close to the end of your life if you take the right measures.
Here are 10 tips on how to keep a spring in your step and beat your biological age. Read at the South China Morning Post.
It’s plotless, tacky, borderline desperate, and yet its eponymous heroine’s romps – from one horny, scheming devil to the next – are never dull Read at the South China Morning Post (scmp.com).