SPECIAL FORUM – ‘TRUTH DECAY’ IN A MODERN PANDEMIC - HAVE THE FACTS BEEN HIJACKED BY VESTED INTERESTS?
It has become known as ‘Truth Decay’ – as our institutions and previously trusted information are increasingly under question – and a special forum involving former Justice of the High Court, the Hon. Michael Kirby, along with the Chief Scientist of South Australia, has identified the rise of algorithm technology and social media tribes as a crucial issue in our quest for answers.
REPORT: CAN COVID 'BOOSTER” JABS REALLY BE JUSTIFIED?
There are many political leaders, both here and abroad, advocating for post-vaccination ‘booster’ shots to ensure people remain fully protected from COVID and any new variants. But are boosters really justified beyond the current two-jab vaccination process? A new report investigates the evidence, and delivers the verdict on the value of booster shots.
AUSTRALIA’S NEXT BIG GAME-CHANGER – SOLAR POWER TO SURGE
The Aussie who invented the PERC solar cell in 1983 that is now used in 90-percent of all solar modules manufactured across the world, has revealed the industry is on the verge of dramatic new advances which will bring us ever closer to a planet completely powered by sustainable and clean energy.
3D PRINTING OF BUILDINGS COULD SOLVE COVID QUARANTINE DILEMMA
Our state leaders want the federal government to step up and deliver COVID quarantine in remote, purpose-built facilities – to take the pressure off city-based hotel arrangements, which have been fraught with problems. Some states are even looking to build their own. However, getting these facilities built in a hurry presents its own headaches. Enter 3D printing on an industrial scale!