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Is Earth really round? Some beg to differ.

Flat Earth theorists have been around for decades but are often dismissed as irrational and uninformed.

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Dog eat dog: the toxic world of student politics

Campus politics is just as nasty as real politics. Bakri Mahmoud reports on the in-fighting and power struggles

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Plenty of fish in the sea but beware the catfish

The Facebook data breach has confirmed what we already know… that no one is truly safe when it comes to the internet.

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Barnaby Joyce to step down over sex harassment allegation

Nationals Leader Barnaby Joyce is to quit his role and the Deputy Prime Ministership after being accused of sexual harassment. The harassment allegation emerged overnight when Mr Joyce was already under attack from his own party Nationals MP Andrew Broad had

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Barnaby Joyce: Victim or Villain?

Young Australians see Barnaby Joyce as a villain who should not remain in his job, a Hatch street survey shows.

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Let’s not forget the downside of the postal vote

The chaos of the same-sex marriage postal vote may seem a distant memory now that the Marriage Act has been amended

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The Milo Yiannopoulos experience: a night with the trolls

Hatch reporter Scott Falconer was in for a few shocks when he went to see divisive commentator, Milo Yiannopoulos.

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How good are you at spotting fake information?

A recent survey by The Conversation that found less than half of Australians aged 8-16 can detect fake information has added momentum to calls for basic journalistic education in schools. 

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Families divided over marriage equality

Patrick Staveley looks at how the same-sex marriage postal survey has split Aussie couples, siblings and generations.

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Comment: SSM poll a game-changer

Caroline Layt speaks with sporting identities Ian Roberts and Kirsti Miller about how the same-sex marriage survey may change their lives.

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