Big banks better for customers than small banks? Not necessarily

Yet again this week, the Hayne royal commission has brought disturbing news of misconduct toward customers of our largest financial institutions. This time super accounts have been plundered for the benefit of shareholders. Recent research from economists at the United States Federal Reserve suggests this problem is not unique to …

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Will Brexit happen on March 29 next year as scheduled?

Brexit is scheduled to officially take place on March 29, 2019. We’re getting ever closer, but right now, it’s an open question as to what’s actually going to happen when the clock ticks over. Professor Simon Tormey, an expert in European politics at the University of Sydney and himself a …

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Spacewalkers fling satellites into orbit by hand to track bird behaviour

Spacewalking cosmonauts have flung tiny satellites into orbit and set up an antenna for tracking birds on Earth. Russian Sergey Prokopyev released four research satellites by hand, with the first tumbling away as the International Space Station soared 402 kilometres above Illinois. External Link:Twitter: "The spacewalking cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev and …

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Spacewalkers fling satellites into orbit by hand to track bird behaviour

Spacewalking cosmonauts have flung tiny satellites into orbit and set up an antenna for tracking birds on Earth. Russian Sergey Prokopyev released four research satellites by hand, with the first tumbling away as the International Space Station soared 402 kilometres above Illinois. External Link:Twitter: "The spacewalking cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev and …

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