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The 2019 Sex Lecture: the benefits of researching the hard-to-reach In The Media - Posted on 15 February 2019

At the annual public lecture, NSW Associate Professor Limin Mao will discuss the results of 20 years of immersion in research of gay Asian men.

Why are Australians still using Facebook? In The Media - Posted on 8 February 2019

Some Australian Facebook users are more worried about over-sharing by friends than the privacy and security of their personal information.

Why are Australians still using Facebook? In The Media - Posted on 7 February 2019

Statistics on Australian Facebook users show no decrease in numbers since the Cambridge Analytica scandal first received public attention.

Illegal drug use — does ethics have anything to say? In The Media - Posted on 30 January 2019

How best to respond to the prevalence, use and associated dangers of illicit drugs presents particular challenges to political decision-making and ethical judgment alike.

Migrant grandparents to fill childcare gap, but at what cost? In The Media - Posted on 16 January 2019

The new visa allowing migrant parents to bring their own parents to Australia to provide childcare support has dangers for families, write Angela Kintominas and Myra Hamilton.

Evidence shows pill testing benefits In The Media - Posted on 10 January 2019

Evidence is growing that pill testing encourages young people to reconsider their drug use.

What is pill testing? In The Media - Posted on 3 January 2019

The recent deaths of young people after taking party drugs at festivals has prompted calls for organised pill testing at events. So what would that look like? And why is it so controversial?

Here are some of the experts who back pill testing In The Media - Posted on 2 January 2019

While still opposing pill testing at festivals, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian appears to have extended the invitation to experts to prove her wrong.

What's the evidence for pill testing? In The Media - Posted on 21 December 2018

Drug and medical experts say pill testing leads to a reduction in the harms associated with drug use.

ARC success for Arts & Social Sciences researchers In The Media - Posted on 3 December 2018

Staff within the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences has been awarded 16 grants following former Education Minister Simon Birmingham's controversial veto last year.

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Why duck shooting season still isn’t on the endangered list

It's unpopular with the public and kills endangered and non-game birds – but that hasn't stopped duck shooting, writes Siobhan O'Sullivan.

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