Foreign policy

Chinese hackers, and Labor

This week’s Four Corners reported that somebody, possibly the Chinese government, stole the plans for ASIO’s new headquarters. For what it’s worth, I don’t doubt for a moment that Chinese intelligence would like a copy of the building plans for […]

Situation in PNG

Papua New Guinea’s political instability seems to be coming to a head – but figuring out the context is challenging to say the least.

An effective malaria vaccine!

This is amazing – a (partially) effective vaccine for malaria. The full scholarly article on the Phase 3 clinical trial is here. In short, the vaccine reduced the incidence of malaria amongst vaccinated children by about half. It’s not a […]