The Great Australian Plight

SHARN KENNEDY The decision on BP's application to drill in the Great Australian Bight has been delayed, as new data shows that a spill in the region could have wide-spreading consequences across Australia. An oil spill within the Bight is predicted … [Read more...]

Social media arrives in the courtroom

NICHOLAS MCDONALD The South Australian Supreme Court has allowed journalists and lawyers to use Twitter in court as the justice system begins to embrace the 21st Century. The announcement marks the first time a social media network can be … [Read more...]