Take a look at the largest and most detailed 3D map of the universe ever made

The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), currently pointing toward the sky from its home in the Nicholas U. Mayall Telescope at the Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona, is tasked with mapping the expansion of space, examining dark energy and creating the most detailed 3D map of the universe that has ever been put together. … Read more

International students were allowed to work more hours to help alleviate the shortage of COVID workers

Foreign students will be allowed to pick up more hours to help remedy labor shortages as more people are forced into isolation due to Australia’s Omicron COVID-19 outbreak. Key points: The federal government has removed the 40-hour work limit every fortnight for visa holders International students have welcomed the government’s announcement The Fuel Dealers Association … Read more

Earth-chewing titanium went to Toronto to drill the city’s largest underground tunnel ever

The largest underground tunnel in Toronto’s 67-year underground transit comes as early preparatory work sets the stage for the 7.8-kilometer-long Scarborough Subway Extension. By bringing TTC’s Line 2 east into the heart of Scarborough, the line has not come without controversy, its outrageous price of $ 5.5 billion and offering only half the number of … Read more

Canberra developers urged to build ‘better quality’ apartments as rising house prices push first-home buyers out of the market

With rapidly rising property prices making apartments the only option for many first-home buyers in Canberra, home advocates say potential homeowners should demand better quality and viability from new home constructions. Key points: Canberra’s housing market is increasingly pushing first-home buyers out of the independent home market Architects and housing lawyers urge buyers to demand … Read more

The first Olympic breakdancers at the new base in east London, Sadler’s Wells

T the first generation of Britain’s breakdancing Olympians will train at the new base at Sadler’s Wells in east London in time for the Olympics in Paris. The dance venue plans to open its hip-hop theater academy in late 2023. The project, which is part of its expansion to Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Park, will offer … Read more

Canberra developers urged to build ‘better quality’ apartments as rising house prices push first-home buyers out of the market

With rapidly rising property prices making apartments the only option for many first-home buyers in Canberra, home advocates say potential homeowners should demand better quality and viability from new home constructions. Key points: Canberra’s housing market is increasingly pushing first-home buyers out of the independent home market Architects and housing lawyers urge buyers to demand … Read more