A man with a conviction is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagree and he turns away. Show him facts or figures and he questions your sources. Appeal to logic and he fails to see your point. - Leon Festinger

The issue with denial

When students were instructed to read material so they could teach others, they learned more than when they read with the intention of learning as well as they could. - Journal of Educational Psychology


Renewable Energy Target review: 24,000 submissions in favour, 56 against. Abbott's response: scrap it.

RET review

What makes us fat

Myth: we only use 10% of our brain

The fuel for renewable energy is free

Renewable energy

Sensitive to gluten? A carb in wheat may be the real culprit

14 things we learned – and the Abbott government didn’t

Carbon-taxed companies cut emissions by 7% in past year

Scott Ludlam welcomes Tony Abbott to WA

How rare is it to hear a well written, passionately delivered speech by an Australian politician that is more than snide remarks and dim witted criticism. So good.

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