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Explainer: what’s actually in our blood?

Explainer: what’s actually in our blood?

Our blood has more functions than we probably realise – all vital for life. from www.shutterstock.com.au This week we’re running a series in collaboration with the Australian Red Cross Blood Service looking at blood: what it actually does, why we need it, and...
Explainer: what is public interest journalism?

Explainer: what is public interest journalism?

Public interest reporting is often equated with watchdog or investigative reporting. But it can include other factual stories that serve the public interest. Shutterstock Public interest journalism could be considered the antithesis of media’s darker side, which...
Explainer: what is traumatic brain injury?

Explainer: what is traumatic brain injury?

People with traumatic brain injuries, say after a car accident or an assault, can have behavioural problems long after their physical injuries have healed. from www.shutterstock.com Adam was fortunate to survive a major car accident three years ago. He was in hospital...
Explainer: the rise of naked tourism

Explainer: the rise of naked tourism

Some travellers may forget that where they travel is not their home, and that cultural sensitivities may differ greatly. Naked At Monuments/Facebook In my American youth, there was a rude phrase describing kids acting up: “showing your butt”. It seems some tourists...
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