The Secret History of Ambien

Ambien is the world’s most popular sleeping tablet. Side effects include; sleep driving, night terrors and sexting.  THE NATURAL WORLD Your body’s sleep cycle is governed by your hypothalamus, situated …

Mungo Lady (and Man)

50 years ago, an archaeological discovery in remote NSW turned the history of human evolution on its head.  THE NATURAL WORLD Jim Bowler was the son of a Gippsland onion …

Molecules from Space

On September 28, 1969, a fiery meteorite blazed a trail from space, and crashed into regional Victoria. The debris contained an extraordinary surprise; the first organic molecules of extraterrestrial origin. …

A Living Dinosaur

The Wollemi Pine was alive in the Cretaceous Period, living alongside the dinosaurs. It was thought to be extinct, until a surprise discovery in remote New South Wales.  THE NATURAL …