A NSW Department of Education audit reveals it's the teacher, not the type of class, that makes a difference to students.
Peter Spinks The solar system has been around for the past 4.5 billion years or so – yet only now are scientists truly getting to grips with how and where our suite of planets formed.
Eryk Bagshaw Access to fast internet is set to transform the learning experience of isolated children.
Julie Power A four-year-old program by Olympian Cathy Freeman's foundation is improving results for children from remote and Indigenous communities.
Peter Spinks The weekend earthquake in Nepal reminds that planet Earth is in the process of forming one monumental supercontinent, not unlike the ancient one known as Rodinia.
Alexandra Smith The university will widen the choice of degrees on offer to capture the state's best and brightest.
Brianna Johnson Students and teachers from more than 30 schools across the Peel region attended a combined schools commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Anzacs at Gallipoli.
Peter Spinks A scientific expedition to a very deep submarine volcano north of Auckland, in New Zealand, aims to explain how these underwater leviathans erupt.
Kate Aubusson Revelations that the Federal Government allocated $4 million in funding to climate contrarian Dr Bjorn Limborg for a "consensus centre" has sparked calls for Education Minister Christopher Pyne's resignation.
Alexandra Smith Old boys from one of Sydney's most prestigious public schools say they are outraged and disgusted that the federal cabinet minister Scott Morrison will be a special guest at a fundraising event, warning it would be "an embarrassment" to the school to celebrate a man who has "so flagrantly disregarded human rights".