The microscopic branches that grow from a healthy brain cell are stunted in people with clinical depression, researchers have found, contributing to the ''brain fog'' depressed people feel.
The bishop who designed Australia's Catholic clergy sex abuse response wants a ''Catholic spring'', a people-power movement to force the Vatican to tackle the abuse crisis at its source.
Mandarins are now the biggest selling citrus fruit across Australia in winter, but grower Mark Watkins fears his bumper crop is not enough to make his Wisemans Ferry farm pay.
Eddie Mabo's High Court win has been ''squandered'', with native title reduced to something of little practical significance, a retired Federal Court judge says.
Some of Gough's ancestors had run-ins with the law.
We check them all the time. Before we nod off to sleep and as we rise.
A Volkswagen driver who lost acceleration in her vehicle approaching the Sydney Harbour Bridge said the result could have been catastrophic.
An attempt by Western nations, including Australia, to build support for big Antarctic marine reserves has been rebuffed by the fishing powers.
Parents who drive with young children in the back seat spend an average 18 per cent of driving time with their eyes off the road, researchers have found.
The winter flu season has started early and looks set to deliver some particularly nasty bugs, infectious diseases experts say.