Glass Wings Blog: Year

10 times this year the Webb telescope blew us away with new images of our stunning universe
10 years of "FTL": The making of an enduring spaceship simulator
1,000 Deaths In Custody Went Unreported Last Year Because US Justice System Doesn’t Care About The People It Jails
13,000 People From the Niger Delta Just Sued Shell for Years of Oil Spills
1.7 million foxes, 300 million native animals killed every year: now we know the damage foxes wreak
17-Year-Old Invents Low-Cost Machine Learning Software That Can Detect Elephant Poachers
18,000 Years Ago, The 'Zealandia Switch' Decimated Earth's Glaciers. Has It Returned?
20 years ago, vast bushfires razed Canberra’s suburbs – and bushfire science was never the same
20 years in the making: witnessing the Dwoort Baal Kaat songline’s incredible return to Noongar Country
20 years on, the International Criminal Court is doing more good than its critics claim
2022: Australia’s year of living forgetfully
2022 wasn’t the year of Cleopatra – so why was she the most viewed page on Wikipedia?
THE 2022 WINNERS - Travel Photographer of the Year
3.3 million US adults displaced by natural disasters in past year – survey
40 years ago, protesters were celebrated for saving the Franklin River. Today they could be jailed for months
6 reasons 2023 could be a very good year for climate action
60 years and 14 Doctors: how Doctor Who has changed with the times – and Ncuti Gatwa’s casting is the natural next step
740,000km of fishing line and 14 billion hooks: we reveal just how much fishing gear is lost at sea each year
90 years ago, Yorta Yorta leader William Cooper petitioned the king for Aboriginal representation in parliament
A Conservation Victory: Over the Past Three Years, No Elephants Poached in Mana Pools National Park
A Year Ago Today Was the First Time Russia Threatened To Kill Me
A year of hunger: how the Russia-Ukraine war is worsening climate-linked food shortages
A year on, Russia’s war on Ukraine threatens to redraw the map of world politics – and 2023 will be crucial
Afghanistan a year after the Taliban occupation: An ongoing war on human rights
After 14 years of advocacy, the DRC president finally signs new Indigenous peoples law
After 3 years of Covid, CNN went into rural China for Lunar New Year. Here’s what we found and how officials tried stopping us
After a year of rain, towns at the end of Australia’s giant river system await the slow, inevitable deluge
After years of austerity, Revive writes the next chapter in Australian literary culture
After Years Of Being Called An IP ‘Thief,’ China Now Out-Patenting Others… And Suing
An anniversary for great justice: Remembering “All Your Base” 20 years later
Ancestral Homeland Returned to Rappahannock Tribe After More Than 350 Years
At least 17 million people in the WHO European Region experienced long COVID in the first two years of the pandemic; millions may have to live with it for years to come
Australia has relied on agricultural innovation to farm our dry land. We’ll need more for the uncertain years ahead
Australia is dragging its feet on healthy eating. In 5 years we’ve made woeful progress
Australia wasn’t always supportive of India becoming independent. But 75 years on, relations have thawed
Australian species brought back from extinction in NSW after 200 years
Australian women will need ‘more than 200 years’ to reach income equity with men
Ballet was Catherine's entire life, but it caused her years of 'irreparable' damage. Now she's making sure the next generation is better off
Bin so long: Adelaide woman puts rubbish out for first time in two years after epic effort to cut waste
Cambodia celebrates 30 years of progress towards landmine-free goal
Climate change will clearly disrupt El Niño and La Niña this decade – 40 years earlier than we thought
Climate crisis: past eight years were the eight hottest ever, says UN
COP27: a year on from the Glasgow climate pact, the world is burning more fossil fuels than ever
COP27 was disappointing, but 2022 remains an historic year for international climate policy
COVID complications push Australian deaths to highest numbers in 40 years
COVID exploits our year of living dangerously
Covid vaccines saved 20 million lives in first year: study
Covid-19 vaccines saved an estimated 20m lives during their first year
David Bowie and the birth of environmentalism: 50 years on, how Ziggy Stardust and the first UN climate summit changed our vision of the future
Diseases India eradicated: Important healthcare achievement of the country in the last 75 years
Disney’s writer wage theft, a year on.
Dos Rios Ranch, California's first new state park in 13 years, is just outside of the Bay Area
The earliest humans swam 100,000 years ago, but swimming remains a privileged pastime
Early warning systems will protect everyone on Earth in 5 years, UN announces
Elephant poaching rates vary across Africa: 19 years of data from 64 sites suggest why
Emission Control: Last year’s fossil fuel subsidies could have paid for an EV charging station every 50km around Australia
Endangered red wolf pups are born in the wild for the first time in years
Energy bills are spiking after the Russian invasion. We should have doubled-down on renewables years ago
Engineers to assess flood-damaged bridges on key WA route amid concerns some could take years to fix
Extinctions Might Screw Up Madagascar for 20 Million Years
Extreme weather caused 18 disasters in US last year, costing $165bn
Feast Your Eyes on These Soothing Pics Shortlisted For Astro Photographer of The Year
Finally: Countries Start To Rebel Against Corporate Sovereignty, But Ten Years Too Late
The first photograph of the entire globe: 50 years on, Blue Marble still inspires
For 110 years, climate change has been in the news. Are we finally ready to listen?
For 20 years, Comoros had only 1 national park. It’s now creating 5 more
For Four Years I Was “Randomly Selected”for Special Security Checks at Airports Throughout the U.S.
Fossil fuel emissions to peak within two years as global decarbonization picks up steam
French Repair Index: One Year Later
Friday essay: shaping history – why I spent ten years studying one Wikipedia article
Friday essay: single parenting with a disability – how my 9-year-old daughter became my carer in shining armour
From coelacanths to crinoids: these 9 ‘living fossils’ haven’t changed in millions of years
Germany: Church, Funfair and Cultural Traditions – Paderborn Celebrates 500 Years of Libori
Glasgow man 'hasn't switched on heating for two years' after high flats refurbishment
Global heating risks most cataclysmic extinction of marine life in 250m years
Global pollinator losses causing 500,000 early deaths a year – study
Global recession looks likely. Even if Australia escapes it, we are in for a bad couple of years
Gone for Thousands of Years, Wild Bison Return to the UK
Great Salt Lake will disappear in 5 years without massive ‘emergency rescue,’ scientists say
Grim Study Shows 10 Years of 'Carbon Offsets' in California Had No Climate Benefit
Groundbreaking studies of Earth’s churning oceans recognised at Australia’s most prestigious science prizes this year
Half of Western Sydney foodbowl land may have been lost to development in just 10 years
Happy New Year 2023!
Har Gobind Khorana: The chemist who cracked DNA’s code and made the first artificial gene was born into poverty 100 years ago in an Indian village
Here's How The Next 5 Years Might Look: Scientists Outline 3 Likely Pandemic Outcomes
The housing wealth gap between older and younger Australians has widened alarmingly in the past 30 years. Here’s why
How are Australians feeling after more than two years of Covid? Exhausted, mostly
How do planets form? A ‘baby Jupiter’ hundreds of light-years away offers new clues
How Many Books Are Published Each Year? [2023 Statistics]
How to save $4 billion a year: reform a fuel tax credit scheme with no real rationale
‘I didn’t have a single audition for a year’: Goonies and Indiana Jones child star Ke Huy Quan on finding fame again
Idaho’s Far Right Suffers Election Loss to 18-Year-Old Climate Activist
iFixit Celebrates 20 Years of Fixing the World
‘Impressive rafting skills’: the 8-million-year old origin story of how rodents colonised Australia
In 10 Years, Australia Will Decide the Fate of Our Planet
In 20 years of studying how ecosystems absorb carbon, here’s why we’re worried about a tipping point of collapse
In Conservation Success Story, Once-Extinct UK Butterfly Has Best Summer in 150 Years
In the Year of the Rabbit, spare a thought for all these wonderful endangered bunny species
In-depth: Russia’s war means fossil fuels will peak within five years, IEA says
India's first openly gay prince endured years of torturous conversion therapy. Now, he's fighting to make the practice illegal.
Inside a 50-year journey to reopen the ‘lungs’ of the Squamish River
Iranian couple filmed dancing in Tehran are jailed for 10 years
Is Migaloo … dead? As climate change transforms the ocean, the iconic white humpback has been missing for two years
It’s been 3 years since COVID entered New Zealand – here are 3 ways to improve our response
‘I’ve been on the waiting list for over 20 years’: why social housing suitable for people with disabilities is desperately needed
I’ve spent 5 years researching the heroic life of Black musician Graham Jackson, but teaching his story could be illegal under laws in Florida and North Dakota
Just 'good company' and 'no worries' for intergenerational housemates Quinta and Zac — despite 54-year age gap
Labor won’t overhaul environment laws until next year. Here are 5 easy wins it could aim for now
Lie detection tests have worked the same way for 3,000 years – and they’re still hopelessly inaccurate
The Life of a Honeybee Has Been Cut in Half in Just 50 Years
‘Like Finding a Unicorn’: Researchers Rediscover the Black-Naped Pheasant-Pigeon, a Bird Lost to Science for 140 Years
Local efforts have cut plastic waste on Australia’s beaches by almost 30% in 6 years
Long Covid Costs Australia Economy $3.6 Billion a Year: Report
Man Keeps Rock For Years, Hoping It's Gold. It Turns Out to Be Far More Valuable
Many forests will become highly flammable for at least 30 extra days per year unless we cut emissions, research finds
Marking 50 Years in the Struggle for Democracy
Marking One Year Of Total War In Ukraine
M*A*S*H, 50 years on: the anti-war sitcom was a product of its time, yet its themes are timeless
Mexican wolf program is making strides after 25 years of effort
Millions of satellite images reveal how beaches around the Pacific vanish or replenish in El Niño and La Niña years
MMP in New Zealand turns 30 at this year’s election – a work in progress, but still a birthday worth celebrating
More than a story of treasures: revisiting Tutankhamun’s tomb 100 years after its discovery
My work investigating the links between viruses and Alzheimer’s disease was dismissed for years – but now the evidence is building
National Geographic Reveals its 2022 Pictures of the Year
National History Museum Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022
‘No woman could paint’: The Story of Art Without Men corrects nearly 600 years of male-focused art criticism
“Not a single year to lose:” Auto industry is pushing world well beyond 1.5°C
NPOTY 2022 results - Nature Photographer of the Year
Number of populist world leaders at 20-year low
One year into Taliban control, Afghans face poverty and repression. Australia cannot turn a blind eye
One year on, El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment has proven a spectacular failure
Parts of The World Now Have Drought Patterns That Haven't Been Seen in 1,200 Years
The plight of the Japanese giant salamander: ‘23m years of DNA might die out’
Putin preparing major offensive in new year, Ukraine defence minister warns
Queensland graziers unearth 100m-year-old plesiosaur remains likened to Rosetta Stone
Reducing COVID transmission by 20% could save 2,000 Australian lives this year
Revealed: oil sector’s ‘staggering’ $3bn-a-day profits for last 50 years
Roberta and Ken Williams are back after 25 years with 'Colossal Cave 3D Adventure'
Robyn Williams, host of ABC RN's The Science Show, on 50 years of broadcasting and the day Norman Swan saved his life
Saudi Arabia Imprisons An American Citizen For 16 Years Over Critical Tweets
Scientists predict the hole in the ozone layer will close in the next 50 years
Shift Happens celebrates 150 years of typewriters, keyboards, and the people who use them
Signs of autoimmune disease, difficulty exercising noted 1 year after COVID
Snow leopard wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award
Squid fishing grew by 68% in just three years, raising fears the industry is out of control
‘Star Trek: The Motion Picture’ Is Finally Released as Director Robert Wise Intended — 43 Years After He Made It
Study finds famous Australian caves are up to 500,000 years older than we thought - and it could help explain a megafauna mystery
Successful Swift Fox Reintroduction Program at Fort Belknap Celebrates Third Year
Supreme Court Declines To Take Case Aimed At Overturning 100-Year-Old Racist Precedents
Sweden: a history of neutrality ends after 200 years
The Talented 7-Year-Old Ukrainian Refugee Painting Her Way Through War
Taliban mark 1st year back in power, but for many Afghans there’s nothing to celebrate
Target date for cleaning up waterways in England is moved back by 36 years
Ten Years Later, The EU Orphan Works Directive Is Officially A Failure – Just As The Copyright Industry Intended
Terry Irving spent 1,671 days in jail for a crime he didn’t commit – and 25 more years seeking justice
There are 8 years left to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals, but is it enough time?
There were more than 38,000 entries in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award — these ones were shortlisted
This Australian grasshopper gave up sex 250,000 years ago and it’s doing fine
‘This black smoke rolling through the mulga’: almost 70 years on, it’s time to remember the atomic tests at Emu Field
‘This is what a river should look like’: Dutch rewilding project turns back the clock 500 years
This mosquito species from Papua New Guinea was lost for 90 years – until a photographer snapped a picture of it in Australia
This Penn professor has been offending minorities for years. Will tenure save her?
This Year at Davos: A Referendum on Davos Itself
Three years into the pandemic, it’s clear COVID won’t fix itself. Here’s what we need to focus on next
Tigray war: two years on, the AU has failed to broker peace and silence the guns
To hit 82% renewables in 8 years, we need skilled workers – and labour markets are already overstretched
To reach net zero the world still needs mining. After 26 years, here’s what I’ve learned about this ‘evil’ industry
Two thirds of Australian authors are women – new research finds they earn just $18,200 a year from their writing
Two years into the pandemic, why is Australia still short of medicines?
Ukraine a year on: the invasion changed NZ foreign policy – as the war drags on, cracks will begin to show
Ukrainian Librarian, 81, Salvages Books From Ruined School As New Academic Year Begins
We can learn a lot about long COVID from years of diagnosing and treating chronic fatigue syndrome
We can predict final school marks in year 11 – it’s time to replace stressful exams with more meaningful education
‘We have a new Hitler in Russia’: Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina on Putin’s crimes and her years of resistance
‘We have no dry land left’: impact of Pakistan floods to be felt for years
We helped fill a major climate change knowledge gap, thanks to 130,000-year-old sediment in Sydney lakes
We helped track 77 species for up to 60 years to try to reveal the secrets of long life. And some don’t seem to age at all
We studied how the Antarctic ice sheet advanced and retreated over 10,000 years. It holds warnings for the future
We're Living Through The Biggest Drop in Childhood Vaccination Rates in 30 Years
We’ve been studying the same people for 76 years – this is what we’ve found out about Alzheimer’s disease
Whaleback Pack Delivers California’s Largest Known Wolf Litter in Over 100 Years
What NZ scientists just revealed about Tonga’s devastating tsunami, one year on
What will Australia's fourth year of the COVID-19 pandemic look like?
Where did the new year’s resolution come from? Well, we’ve been making them for 4,000 years
Why the Past 10 Years of American Life Have Been Uniquely Stupid
Winners of the 2022 Travel Photographer of the Year Contest
The World’s Oldest Restaurant Has Been in Operation for Over 1200 Years
The Year in Cheer 2022
The Year Tech Bro Lunacy Was Exposed
You Can Now Explore an Open-Source Encyclopedia of 10,000 Years of South Asian Art
【寒梅傲雪迎新年】许下新年心愿,2023和自得琴社一起接好运!HAPPY NEW YEAR
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