MRT and three-parent babies

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Britain has approved an IVF technique to prevent mitochondrial disease from being passed on to children, resulting in babies with three biological parents.

Published: The Saturday Paper, 18/02/17

Expect more blackouts from ‘broken’ energy system

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has continued to blame blackouts on renewable energy, despite the fact most experts assign fault to the chaotic and lacklustre attempts to modernise the nation’s decrepit networks.

Published: The New Daily, 10/02/17

Breakthrough in cancer fight locates ‘cells of origin’

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Australian scientists have discovered what they believe to be the ‘cell of origin’ that gives rise to a deadly form of lung cancer that affects both smokers and non-smokers alike, according to new research.

Published: The New Daily, 30/01/17

How caffeine could help fight age-related inflammation

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Your morning cup of coffee could help to fight inflammation and cardiovascular diseases associated with ageing and even increase your longevity, according to new research.

Published: The New Daily, 17/01/17

A surge in ‘extreme rainstorms’ is coming, new report warns

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Australia’s risk of extreme rainstorms and floods is expected to increase by at least 10 per cent for every 1°C rise in global temperature – much faster than previously predicted.

Published: The New Daily, 17/01/17