Fungi spend their lives quietly decomposing the planet's organic waste but some have developed resistance to pesticides and a threat to human health is looming, writes Justin Beardsley.
In the digital age, casual sex and partners are available at the click of a button. So are dating apps like Tinder, Bumble and Grindr to blame for rapidly rising STI rates?
An Australian-led project in Indonesia is showing early signs of success in eradicating one of the world's most debilitating viruses — dengue fever.
Prawns carrying the white spot virus have been detected in supermarkets in Queensland, two years after an outbreak of the disease wiped out south-east Queensland's prawn farming industry.