Spider silk's little understood ability to control sound opens the door to a new field of materials science.
Tim Biggs The true flagship of Sony's new smartphone line has a subtle, unassuming look, but it's incredibly fast and packed with features.
Marcus Strom Early humans wandered the Earth before this star was even born - and scientists aren't sure why it is forming where it is.
Peter Wells Depending on the sources you read, handing an iPad to a small child is akin to throwing them a packet of cigarettes. But this is not the necessarily the case.
Mario Aguilar AI-powered Pix bundles all of Microsoft's computational photography tricks together, so you just point, shoot, and the app makes the image look as good as possible.
Cynthia Karena From cyber warfare to disconnection from reality, this year's Melbourne International Film Festival has some thought provoking documentaries about where technology is leading us.
Tim Biggs Second week of car announcements for new game shows a focus on Aussie rev-head favourites.
Lucy Cormack Not even porn could beat Pokemon Go in Google search trends - and marketing experts say it isn't going away any time soon.
Tim Biggs Building a happy life for people who only want to escape is an interesting – and entertaining – challenge.
Marcus Strom Advances in cloning research have potential to develop cells for organ regeneration.
Have you had a chance to vote for the Western Sydney Local Health District Fairfax People's Choice award? ...
Mount Druitt's Seema Syed nominated for NSW Training Awards Vocational Student of the Year.
Michael Tozer chasing world record time for running half marathon in a suit for Fragile X awareness.
Gastroenteritis outbreak clogs up the state's hospitals, western Sydney worst hit.