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Society

22 January 2016
Feeling blue? Get ‘appy with this tool

Psychologists and mental health experts at Deakin University have developed BlueWatch, an app to help manage anxiety, depression or low moods.

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Society

21 January 2016
Is emoji the language of the future?

Here’s a look at where emoji came from, where it’s headed and why we won’t be able to live (or communicate) without it. Is this the future of language?

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Painting of David Bowie's face

Society

13 January 2016
The enduring charm of Bowie

Senior Lecturer in media studies at Deakin University discusses David Bowie’s lasting contribution to music and culture.

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AFL player on football oval

Society

12 January 2016
Life after AFL pack mentality

Sports expert Deakin University Professor Chris Hickey discusses the AFL football doping scandal, as 34 Essendon players are suspended.

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Society

21 December 2015
How to get Australian kids off the couch

Aussie kids are less physically active than ever before. Deakin researchers discuss the negative affects this could have on their lives and ways to fix it

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Society

16 December 2015
Why has Star Wars captivated us for generations?

How shrewd marketing contributed to Star Wars’ overwhelming success.

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Cricket players

Society

30 November 2015
Australian sports stars – the next eco-warriors?

Dr Sheila Nguyen looks to form a relationship between Australian sport stars and the environment.

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Opera House

Society

16 November 2015
What can be done to stem the tide of terror?

Counter terrorism researcher, Professor Greg Barton, advises on what work can be done to counter violent extremism.

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Penguins

Society

19 October 2015
Why do animals help each other?

An interesting insight into why animals of all shapes and sizes help each other.

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Football match

Society

29 September 2015
What footy teaches us about society

A discussion about what happens on and off the football field and how it is a reflection of society.

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