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Sydney University freezes coal investment, and other updates

• Great news from Australia: Sydney University has frozen investment in coal.

• Pitzer College is a private liberal arts college in Los Angeles which has divested completely from fossil fuels.  640 more words


Alma maters, Opera Houses & Tigers

This is Part 2 of the photos I took whilst visiting family & friends in Australia.  If you missed Part 1 you can find it… 157 more words


Young Libs exposed: The Ambition Faction, the Left, and the Uglies

Justin Pen and Michael Rees investigate the factions, feuds and operatives of the Young Liberal Movement.

In about eight months, the Australian Labor Party and the Liberal Party will war at the ballot box for the state of NSW. 3,291 more words


Low Back Pain: Paracetamol No Better than Placebo

Low Back Pain: Paracetamol No Better than Placebo

Paracetamol, also known as acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol and other common over-the-counter pain medicines, is no better than a placebo when it comes to reducing acute… 103 more words

Nutritional genomics

Last week I attended a seminar on nutritional genomics organised by the Nutrition Society of Australia. Presenters were Prof. Michael Fenech from CSIRO, … 574 more words


Museum Excursion.

Yesterday we went with our home school group to visit the Nicholson and Macleay musems .
These museums are run and maintained by Sydney University. They are small and free, although we paid a small fee for a guided tour. 83 more words