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Space will not save us

Over the past year, a new space race has emerged between competing billionaries. But is this the first step in mankind's future, or a needless vanity project?
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Are we being treated or tricked?

Even before any sweets are consumed, many might find themselves soured by the reality of Halloween’s dark past and present.
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Cristiano Ronaldo and the “Grass is Greener” syndrome

12 years after Cristiano Ronaldo left Manchester United, he's back. Does this make him a "prodigal son"?
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The lens you see me through

While many objects seem to lose value over time, lenses can often increase in value. What is it about these old pieces of glass that makes them so sought after?
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Twenty years on – What happened on 9/11

One man’s personal account of how a normal day turned into a day no-one will forget.
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The day that changed the world

Looking back at 20 years of changes after one of the most defining moments of the 21st century.
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Who are the Taliban and how did they turn Afghanistan against...

Understanding the Afghanistan crisis in all its history and complexity is needed more than ever before—the lack thereof likely being factors that brought the world to this point.
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Upheaval in Afghanistan highlights the horrors of conflict

The unfolding situation in Afghanistan has raised many questions surrounding what comes next for the embattled country - and highlights the tragic cost of the US occupation.
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Something to look forward to

Amidst ongoing waves and lockdowns caused by the pandemic, Penny Brink found an opportunity to relax and reflect on what the future may hold
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Harassment Stories highlight the importance of listening

At the tail end of 2017 through to 2018, #MeToo dominated almost all aspects of culture. The Me Too movement worked to highlight a...
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I used to be a clairvoyant – here’s why I stopped

I was told angels were speaking through me. I thought I was helping others. But the truth was so much darker.
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A magazine for the times

The Signs magazine that this website is proudly associated with is one of Australia and New Zealand’s longest, continuous-running magazines. In January 1886, the...