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Wildfires plague Australia

Wildfires plague Australia

The wildfires in Australia rampaged through many bushland areas, border states and even major cities of the country. Fires have occurred in every state of Australia, hitting New South Wales the hardest, and even seen in cities like Melbourne and Sydney, according to...

Dyirbal: A language feature

Dyirbal: A language feature

You could argue that Glottochronology, the branch of linguistics that uses statistical data, is unique solely for its ability to determine when languages evolved and formed on their own. Glottochronology helps linguists answer one essential question: how long does it...

Essena O’Neill is an inspiration

Essena O’Neill is an inspiration

Cassandra Hsiao respects O'Neill's courage in taking down her Instagram and pushing back on the negative effects of social media. But she says O'Neill may have overstated her claim that all social media is bad.

The animals of South Australia (dead and alive!)

The animals of South Australia (dead and alive!)

This planet has a lot of animals living on it. You probably already know that though, perhaps because you've watched a lot of TV shows on Animal Planet. It is perhaps a fairly obvious fact. In fact, you might even have thought "Well, that's a somewhat obvious fact,"...