ALP brand blamed for NSW by-election loss

ALP brand blamed for NSW by-election loss

Premier Gladys Berejiklian says “NSW politics is tough” and she feels sorry for her opposition counterpart after the Nationals triumphed in last weekend’s by-election.Labor’s loss in the coal mining stronghold of the Upper Hunter has switched the spotlight from Ms Berejiklian’s scandal-plagued minority government to the woes of Labor leader Jodi McKay.Labor’s primary vote fell…

Live audience for Eurovision final

Live audience for Eurovision final

Move over sequins, disco beats and power ballads. A four-piece band of Italian rockers has won the Eurovision Song Contest.The music festival was cancelled last year amid the global pandemic but the event in Rotterdam’s Ahoy arena with its regime of testing and strict hygiene protocols was seen as a step toward a post-COVID-19 return…

Just gist

Just gist

EMBL Science and Society panel examines opportunities and limitations for big data in addressing present and future pandemicsThe use of data has played a central role in the COVID-19 pandemic, but it should come as no surprise that researchers are already looking at ways to improve data acquisition, management, and access. EMBL’s most recent Science…