What's Happening

China wants to build three artificial moons 'eight times brighter than the real moon' to light up city streets


It sounds a lot like scientists have figured out how to grow human brains


As Fortnite's creator targets cheats, Australian courts are freezing assets and searching homes of people who help them



A farmers' conference in Canberra has evolved into an interesting power play involving robots, another potential leadership spill, and Australia's richest man


Here's a report that claims automated cars will outnumber cars with drivers in Australia within seven years


Even the people who invented Pauline Hanson's 'It's OK To Be White' stance don't want anything to do with it



PHOTOS: A technician accidentally triggered an F-16's cannon and blew up another F-16 in Belgium


Here’s why we need to stop thinking about toys like Sphero’s BOLT in terms of ‘teaching kids to code so they’ll have jobs’


Whales are following a highway that runs through a 'lost world' of underwater volcanoes off the coast of Tasmania


Tesla just outsold Mercedes-Benz in the US for the first time


Here are the 10 finalists in the running for the Google Impact Challenge and a share in $5.5 million


A sinkhole opened up under 4 people in a street in China, and two of them died



One of the world's biggest startup accelerators is coming to Australia


Rescue teams in Fremantle are searching for four men who have been missing at sea for two days


In the past 12 months, NZ crypto exchange Cryptopia has grown its user base by 1 million, its headcount by 389% and just hired a former Microsoft CMO


The CSIRO won up to $6.2 million to develop a cave-exploring robot for the US military's research agency



A 'vulnerability' that gave people the chance to double-spend Bitcoin was left open for the past 18 months


Now we have a robot builder that can hang plaster


By every measure, the giant Tesla battery is a winner for South Australia


As Facebook loses 50 million users' data, this $10,000 Australian invention could be a key to global data security


Malcolm Turnbull has lashed out against the 'miserable, miserable ghosts' of past prime ministers


10 things you need to know this morning in Australia


Don't set your clocks forward this weekend -- daylight saving starts a week later this year


CHART: The difference between iPhone 'build costs' and retail price has more than doubled in just five years


Atlassian's Mike Cannon-Brookes just bought Australia's most expensive home


Aussie kids like Wonder Woman best - and DC's superheroes more than twice as much as Marvel's


Australia could have a base on the Moon 'by the mid-2030s'


Here are the first pictures from the rovers Japan just landed on an asteroid 280 million km away


Data is 'crude oil' mined from the Internet of Things - here's how Australia can refine it into a $308bn opportunity


Scientists gave an antisocial octopus MDMA and it started getting friendly - including with the other men


Telstra wants to control drone swarms


Here's the first real footage of a spacecraft shooting a net and catching a satellite


ANZ and CBA were targeted with fake apps in June and neither bank had to tell their customers


Up to 30 guests at a Sydney hotel had to be evacuated and treated after a pool chemical mix-up


A report claims 5G could be adding $50 billion to Australia's GDP by 2030


These are the eight crucial areas where it's still not too late for Australia to cash in on a $15 trillion global opportunity


The FBI shut down a space observatory near Roswell, New Mexico more than a week ago, and still no one knows why


Here's what most companies get wrong about diversity


Here's what defenders of Fortnite refuse to accept - and it's ruining an industry that's supposed to be fun


It looks like humans were drawing hashtags up to 100,000 years ago


A court case just revealed how far Jaime Lannister makes it through the final season of Game of Thrones


Atlassian's President told us about how a double-down bet during the GFC put the company on the path to success


Three perfect examples from the Atlassian Summit of how embracing diversity and conflict changed human history


The giant drone team from Tasmania is finally racing - and making some beautiful noise


If experts are right about what's behind those 'sonic attacks', we might owe the tinfoil hatters a big apology


Astronomers aren't happy with an artist who's about to send a new 'star' into space aboard a SpaceX rocket


Something punched a hole in the International Space Station while astronauts were sleeping


Lego built a 1:1 scale model of a Bugatti Chiron -- and it hit a top speed of 20km/h


WATCH: A Tesla gets airborne after hitting a railway crossing at ludicrous speed


REVIEW: Huawei's Nova 3i is the world's slipperiest phone - but here's why you won't be totally heartbroken if you drop it