Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100Were you in the graduating class of 1986? What were you doing...watching...wearing?
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100They inflict trauma and real life harm on people.. so what can be done about internet trolls.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100Did you have an imaginary friend, or create imaginary and secret worlds as a child?
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Are Gen Ys spendthrifts, choosing expensive little luxuries like avocado toast over saving for a roof over their heads?
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Australia’s love affair with meat- and what it means for our health and the well-being of animals.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100Bob Dylan: The 2016 winner of Nobel Prize for Literature
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100The struggle to maintain indigenous language goes on-line and interactive
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Jess Thom says ‘biscuit’ 16,000 times a day, give or take a few. Her show “Backstage in Biscuit Land” takes us deep into the brain wiring of those with tourettes.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100Is Donald Trump the turning point for the casual objectification of women?
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100How weekend sunrise newsreader Talitha Cummins hid her escalating alcoholism for years and now how she’s sober, thriving and a new mum.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100Some teenagers are more at risk of addiction than others. Researchers say that personality testing can help solve the problem before it gets out of control.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100The harried tones of fellow workers, the bleary eyes of commuters, the glow of the laptop well into the night - “the overwhelmed employee” is a significant trend in the workplace.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Manny Waks decided to go public with allegations of child sexual abuse within Melbourne’s tight knit ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Is six hours sleep a night enough to stay healthy?
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +1100Lolz, Likes and Skyping Your Bestie: the online-saturated world of today’s 13 year old girls and boys. A special program about life at 13
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000As drone regulations are relaxed, are privacy concerns coming to the fore?
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000How are dating apps affecting modern relationships?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000Writer Clementine Ford is proud to call herself a ‘feminist killjoy’. She’s released a book which she hopes will be a manifesto for the next generation. But do girls today want to hear the message?
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Until recently, lesbian women have been mostly invisible in popular culture - and wider society. But things are changing rapidly.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000The Federal Government spends more on subsidising pharmacies than on higher education - but why? And should pharmacies be deregulated?
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000First time fatherhood can be complicated. Especially as expectations of new dads have never been higher
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000Lauren Rosewarne, 36, on the ambivalence of being single - all that freedom and independence but can you really escape the expectation that you should be one of a couple?
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Four Ds - death, debt, divorce and downsizing...What drives us to get rid of the stuff in our lives...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Girls as young as six were imprisoned on Cockatoo Island in the 1870's, their only crime was being homeless.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Jimmy Barnes’ young childhood was a very tough one - abuse, violence, gangs and constant poverty - from freezing Glasgow to stinking hot Elizabeth in Adelaide. But he survived - with a toughness which tempered him for his rock and roll career.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000Bill Clinton is one. And so are thousands of Australians. But why do people choose veganism?
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000US psychologist Diane Halpern claims there’s no benefit in single sex education.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000How to change the attitudes that strictly separate the lives of disabled kids, autistic kids from neuro-typical, able-bodied kids - creating opportunities for everyone to play in neighbourhood playgrounds and parks, football and other sports clubs...everywhere.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000AMA president Michael Gannon responds to debate on stillbirth
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000From his youth, Francois Rabbath revolutionised the double bass...playing with everyone from Edith Piaf to the Beatles and beyond. And we meet fiction sensation Liane Moriarty, who writes about the dark side of ordinary lives.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000Lizzie Velasquez, vlogger and motivational speaker - dubbed the ugliest woman in the world ….she turned around the most pernicious acts of bullying and decided to fight back in her own way.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000It Takes One - a new campaign to counter sexual and physical assault at music venues.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Are you a woman over the age of 50 who has experienced homelessness? What happened?
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Neurotribes, neurodiversity and the evolution of autism
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +1000Six babies are stillborn every day in Australian, but a third of these deaths might be preventable according to experts who claim fatalistic and outdated attitudes are holding back progress.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000One of the hardest things for newlly elected MPs to do is come up with a first speech (aka maiden speech) which touches just the right tone.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 09:05:00 +1000Brutalist architecture is everywhere, especially in our cities. The trend is to demolish and put up residential apartments. But are the beasts of brutalism beautiful and worth saving?
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000Broadcaster and teacher George McEncroe is starting a women-only taxi company after fears for her teenage daughter’s safety at night.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000Lolz, Likes and Skyping Your Bestie: the online-saturated world of today’s 13 year old girls and boys. A special program about life at 13
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000Why is it that despite comprising 10% of the workforce, Australians of Asian heritage are significantly underrepresented in senior management in business, politics and academia. What needs to change?
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:05:00 +1000Brain stimulation worked wonders for John Elder Robison who has Asperger's. It unlocked his emotional intelligence. But will will magnetic brain stimulation work for everyone on the autism spectrum?
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000International human rights lawyer Philippe Sands on his own family’s annihilation by the Nazis and the subsequent efforts of Jewish legal minds to sow the seeds for human rights law at the Nuremberg trials.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000The tidal wave of “Pink Washing” - the growing trend towards gender specific toys.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000Porn, sex, expectations and young minds - how best to help teenagers deal with inevitable exposure to internet porn
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000How lives change with a prison sentence… and how prison is punishment for families as well as those found guilty.
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:05:00 +1000Unemployment is down, but so are the full time job numbers, with part-time jobs on the rise. How come?
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000The body language of ‘presence’ - how a different stance or posture on the outside could change us inside?
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000One Nation’s Pauline Hanson wonders what’s wrong with “our toilets”, and why the tax department needs to install squat toilets. But is squatting the go?
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +1000Frustration and impatience: It’s hard being a parent wanting your children to have children - but also tough being the child feeling the parental pressure to procreate.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:05:00 +1000Why is it we’re up there on the medal tally with the US, China in the top 5 at the start of week one, then drop down, down, down in week two?