Mark Kenny Federal government cuts to research funding are more extensive that has been admitted with $6 billion in combined cuts to higher education and preventative health programs also to be taken into...
Darren Gray More than $60 million will be spent on a range of agricultural research projects over the next five years including to develop better varieties of grain that produce bigger crop yields - and...
Aisha Dow & Craig Butt Drug robberies and burglaries from Victorian pharmacies have hit a five-year high, with criminals posing as customers to 'research' their targets.
Bridie Smith The decision to cut staff at the Parkville laboratory of Australia's peak IT research organisation NICTA will isolate the agency from one of the world's top biomedical precincts, it has been warned.
Tom Arup Environment Editor There is no reliable or consistent evidence wind farms directly cause human health problems, a major draft review by Australia's leading medical research body has found.
Kate Hagan Footy fans are being exposed to more than five minutes of broadcast gambling advertising on average at an AFL match, research shows.
Bridie Smith Victoria's top medical research institutes face a funding crisis, with costs of research ballooning as state government support has flatlined.
Julia Medew Melbourne researchers have developed a blood test that could help prevent stillbirth, a tragedy that affects millions globally every year.
Melissa Fyfe and Tom Arup After a 17-month battle with the Baillieu government, the environment movement has received a key document that underpinned the controversial decision to return cattle to the Alpine National Park.
Adrian Lowe A program researching ways to prevent family violence deaths is at risk of collapse.
Bridie Smith Australian epilepsy specialist awarded top international accolade for women in science.
Benjamin Preiss Victorian high school students are increasingly taking on final year subjects before reaching year 12.
Mark Russell A doctor accused of manipulating the stock market for financial gain when claiming to have a $100 million fortune was an honest businessman who had done nothing wrong, a court has heard.
Mark Russell No matter how much charitable work Dr Mervyn Jacobson had done, he was still a "fraudster", a court has heard.
Clay Lucas A plan to bulldoze two houses for a small apartment development in Brunswick has put the focus on new planning rules Planning Minister Matthew Guy rejected for the area but approved for some of...
Chris Hingston Jack Farrar, 90, brought his family to the spot that his Uncle Arthur embarked on the slow boat journey to Gallipoli almost a hundred years ago.
Alana Schetzer There is no such thing as a lazy moment for Liza Carroll. In between working as a cord blood technician and being a mother of four, Carroll is training for this year's The Sunday Age City2Sea,...
Julia Medew Victoria is not in the grips of an ice "epidemic", but there has been a dramatic increase in the purity of the drug available to users that puts them at greater risk of harm, new research shows.
Aisha Dow A boozy night out with footy mates ended with a sexual assault that has blighted a young man's life, writes Aisha Dow.
Jessica Wright Organisers of the Million Dollar Lunch have hit their mark on the 10th anniversary of the charity event, raising $1 million and taking the total over the decade to more than $10 million.