January 17, 2017
Today, Virgin will fly an empty plane twice to Denpasar to pick up Tigerair passengers who have been, or might otherwise have become, the collateral damage in an ongoing disagreement with Jakarta's aviation regulators.
December 12, 2016 4
Sydney's second airport was a no-brainer 10 years ago, but it will another decade before it opens.
November 15, 2016
There's a bad moon on the rise -- or at least, an enormous tide of ignorance when it comes to reporting on very common astronomical occurrences.
November 14, 2016 1
Is it possible MH370 was not deliberately crashed, but suffered a cockpit fire and communications breakdown? A new theory points to the moment the pilots realised the flight was doomed.
September 13, 2016
The news has broken the day after an apparently burned potential piece of wreckage from MH370 was handed to Australia’s air safety investigator.
September 6, 2016 2
Philae was released from comet-orbiter Rosetta on November 12, 2014. It was never seen again -- until now.
August 25, 2016 4
There is an Earth-sized planet orbiting the closest star to our Sun, and it's just possible your grandchildren will see it close up.
July 25, 2016 2
Coverage of the MH370 mystery has entered 'surprised goldfish mode' with the media recycling old, plausible and unproven assertion as if they are new.
July 18, 2016 7
Tony Abbott wants justice for victims of MH17. But he should consider the culpability of the airline, not just of Russia.
July 5, 2016 15
Is science media dying?
May 23, 2016
However tempting it might be to jump to conclusions about an attempted hijacking of MS804 the truth of the matter would be solved by the successful reading out of the cockpit sound recorder and the multi-channel flight data recorder.
May 20, 2016
Almost everything you might have thought was known about missing EgyptAir flight MS804 in the last 24 hours was wrong, fictional, or under serious doubt.
May 18, 2016
Hopes that the wreckage fragments from MH370 will tell more about the jet's last moments have been dashed.
April 22, 2016 2
Labor gets all the credit for committing to a 24-hour airport at Badgerys Creek -- which is a smart play, because geography means there are no neighbours to complain.
April 13, 2016
The issue of high-speed rail is not clear cut. Yes, we need it. But it will also destroy parts of rural Australia.
April 11, 2016
Fibre to the node? Fibre to the premises? Pretty soon we might not need fibre at all.
March 31, 2016
Richard Branson's new PR move, a supersonic airliner called Boom, is little more than pie in the sky.
March 8, 2016 8
It is very likely that Malaysia Airlines and the Malaysian government knew much more than they are saying on that fateful night in 2014.
March 2, 2016
ID checks for every single flyer will not make us safer. But it will make us less free.
February 18, 2016
If MH370 was flown into the ocean during a controlled glide, it could have travelled an extra 100 kilometres or more than we previously thought.