As a major hostage operation plays out in the centre of Sydney, Uber briefly reached record surge pricing for rides in the CBD, before changing tack and offering free rides for passengers trying to leave the city.
A 10-metre tall Christmas tree built out of Lego stands tall in Sydney, Australia to celebrate the holiday season.
The Square Kilometre Array had detected a tiny signature from 5 billion light years away that heralds great finds in the future.
For the first time, scientists have confirmed that climate change affects the sex determination process of Australian bearded dragons in the wild.
Real-life FPS IRL Shooter has added new reward tiers to its Pozible campaign, including a level that allows you to dress as a zombie and chase players.
Typing 140 characters has come at a heavy price for an Australian newspaper after it was ordered to pay AU$80,000 for defaming one of the country's highest ranking politicians in two short tweets.
UberX drivers in Sydney are now being issued with warning letters from the government threatening legal action and significant fines if they continue to drive for the ridesharing service.
Interstellar echoes from a flaring neutron star have allowed astronomers to solve a mystery -- pinpointing the star's location.
A new project to develop hoverbikes for the US Army Research Laboratory could bring humanity one step closer to a real-life "Star Wars."
As part of the annual Vivid Festival, the iconic Sydney Opera House is covered in large-scale projections each night. We take a look at how UK company 59 Productions is making it happen.