Reimagining the mummification process

Words by Ben Nour In what has been considered by scholars worldwide as groundbreaking work, Dr Jana Jones, a Macquarie University Research Fellow, and her...

Buried in Bhutan

WORDS | Cassandra Teo In the United Nation’s World Happiness Report of 2013, it listed ‘happiness’ as an aspiration of every human being. The happiest...

Moscow never sleeps

WORDS | David Yao. Eastern Ukraine has certainly seen better days. With the large amount of coverage on the crisis and the recent Malaysian...

Lost in Juárez

WORDS | Ben Nour They are found in desert gullies, vacant lots or unmarked shallow graves; they number in the hundreds, and their bodies...

In the Shadow of the Football Stadium

WORDS | Nick Wasiliev The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil is over. The world has new FIFA champions (Germany) and Brazil has new stadiums, infrastructure,...

The Syrian Situation

WORDS | Alicia Scott Syria has been in a relentless civil war for more than three-and-a-half years now, causing further devastation for a country...

London, New York, Tokyo…Antarctica?

WORDS | Amelia Van der Rijt Antarctica. A freezing desert almost twice the size of Australia, and larger than the European continent. It is...

Features

“You’se closed mate?” Reflections of a Non-Essential Essential Hospitality Worker

Words || Navishkar Ram The shutter doors were mostly closed, and the lights were just about to be switched...

Payments Taking Their Toll: A Love Letter to Transurban & Sydney’s...

Words || Navishkar Ram  Our unique complication Western Sydney has been hard-done by. It’s a vast...

Capitalism for Social Good? The Complexities of Entrepreneurship Culture

Words || Shinae Taylor Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have noticed the recent trend celebrating...

Spotlight on Tiny Businesses

Words || Sara Zarriello In our current predicament, we’ve been forced the opportunity (if you will) of getting to...

Why Dick Smith Matters

Words || Joel Karanikas There are many reasons we should be talking about Dick Smith. For any true Australian...