Men want beautiful women. Women want men with money. And that stereotype holds true whether we're rich or poor, young or old, more or less educated or think of ourselves as attractive or not, according to new research.
Ron Cerabona Wordsmith David Astle looks at the long and fascinating history of linguistic befuddlement around the world in his latest book.
Ian Warden There's a bracing beginning to today's column as, rugged up, we brave the freezing, cheek-tinting air of Yellowknife in northern Canada and of Longyearbyen on Svalbard in Arctic Norway.
Ian Warden Of course the news media, a ravenous, impatient beast with a short attention span, was quick to notice and rejoice over the very first signs of ACT bushland Nature bouncing back after the fires of 2003.
Clare Sibthorpe The PE Pulse Network connects teachers to external program providers in a bid to get – and keep – more youngsters moving.
Peter Haynes Curator Alexander Boynes has delivered a compelling collection of works from 15 artists holding connections with football in its various manifestations.
Peter Haynes These photographic artists have very distinctive artistic personalities.
Megan Doherty The Bold and the Beautiful's Brooke Forrester causes a stir at Floriade in Canberra.
Mary Ward He's from Melbourne and she's from Perth.
Clare Colley A round-up of what's happening in the Canberra arts scene for the week beginning September 19, 2015.