August 2016

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Review: Down Under

A cut above 'Four Lions' with a Cronulla riot context, director Abe Forsythe "produces the most nuanced simultaneous critique of nationalism and idealistic multiculturalism that we’re likely to see for some time". Review by Hugh Hutchison.
3.5

Review: Suicide Squad

There’s a lot about DC's latest ventures that have been heavily criticized – yet the studio is still struggling valiantly to compete with Marvel's well-established cinematic universe. Zoe Tongue reviews.

Swimmers, Feel Safe – Words with Shark Shield Lead Researcher, Dr. Ryan Kempster

Causing annoying but non-painful ''snout spasms'' in the fishy beasts, the Shark Shield device is being called the most effective shark deterrent yet. Developed by a team of UWA researchers over several years, Dr. Ryan Kempster - who headed the study - speaks here to Josip Knezevic on the new technology, and why the Barnett government's brutal 'baited line' strategy is a less-than-useful approach.