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Making sense of a changing world, Extra with Geraldine Doogue explores the risks and possibilities of big shifts in power, puts events with our neighbourhood and overseas into context and explains how this affects Australia’s place within our wider world.
 
Lisa Leong helps you navigate your way through the tough times, looking for the sunshine and the humanity in the world of work. From the quirky to the somewhat controversial, experts in the world of work and business share their ideas, experiments and fast fails, that you can apply to your own career. We’re cheaper than therapy and more fun than LinkedIn, think of us as your digital water cooler.
 
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AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.
 
Download This Show is your weekly guide to the world of media, culture, and technology. From social media to gadgets, streaming services to privacy issues. Each week Marc Fennell and a team of people far smarter than him (his words, not ours) take a fun deep dive into how technology is reshaping our lives.
 
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If the universe began with a big bang, how will it end? This question has suddenly got very personal for acclaimed science poet Alicia Sometimes.Physicists have got some hair-raising ideas, from the Big Crunch to the Big Rip. The personal, the poetic, and the physical of endings this week on Science Friction.Hear Part 1: What Came Before the Big Ba…
 
Confusion has reigned at Twitter since Elon Musk took the reins of the company, and one of the most pressing questions has to do with whether or not the social media platform will be reshaped to fit its new CEO's ideal of unfettered free speech. Musk has referred to Twitter as the "digital town square" – but how can the town square also be a privat…
 
A new book goes deeply into the lives and times of two colonial figures who, historian Alan Atkinson argues, are more important, and more complex, than is often acknowledged.Guest: ALAN ATKINSON, author of ‘Elizabeth & John: The Macarthurs of Elizabeth Farm’ (NewSouth)By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
 
A new book 'Agents of Subversion: The Fate of John T. Downey and the CIA's Covert War in China' tells the little known story of a CIA agent captured by China in the early years of Mao’s PRC, shedding light on a critical time in American foreign policy, and the subversion and repression techniques used by both countries.Guest: John Delury, author an…
 
Premier Daniel Andrews is bidding for a third successive term in Victorian state politics, but does Saturday's election have any federal implications?Plus, Guardian Australia political reporter Amy Remeikis joins Fran Kelly and Patricia Karvelas to analyse the chances of the government's new industrial relations and integrity commission bills passi…
 
Tuvalu, a low-lying Pacific nation, is set to become the world’s first-ever digitised nation in response to climate inaction. But what does this mean exactly, and can it even be done?Plus, Donald Trump’s Twitter profile, banned for inciting violence, has been reinstated. What does this say about the future of the now-controversial social media plat…
 
Ever since Fifa made the controversial decision to award the World Cup hosting rights to Qatar in 2010, the smallest nation to have hosted football's biggest competition has faced intensifying criticism. Football historian David Goldblatt points out some interesting parallels between Qatar 2022 and Uruguay 1930 and explores the troubled history of …
 
In the Victorian election, a candidate's claim to Indigenous ancestry has raised concerns about how someone can claim Indigenous heritage. In the NT, there is disagreement over the location of a new Indigenous Art Gallery in Alice Springs and real concerns are being raised about the new laws being proposed to deal with youth crime in the Territory.…
 
The Australian Antarctic Division will soon commence drilling a 3-kilometre-deep hole, to extract a million years' worth of glacial ice.Hidden in this ice are secrets of the earth's climate past.Discovering these secrets will help us better understand our changing climate, and the impact it's having, and will continue to have, on the planet.Paul Ba…
 
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