Brian Sardeson

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Ranking the first 16 matches of the 2014 World Cup

The World Cup kicks off on Thursday, and the Eye On World Cup has ranked the first matches for each team for you.<p><b>More World Cup: Group Previews |</b> …

Women and homelessness (International Women's Day)

Homelessness in Australia

LeVar Burton On Reading Rainbow's Kickstarter And The Love Of Reading

When <i>Reading Rainbow</i> launched its effort to raise $1 million on Kickstarter a week ago, they gave themselves a 35 day deadline, rather than the usual 30 days that a Kickstarter effort has. The reason why, LeVar Burton told me, is because they wanted an extra five days to ensure they met their …

TWG UEFA Podcast - Matchday 8b

ABC OPEN: Computer Security Day: why you should care

Every year since 1988, Computer Security Day has asked us to take a look at how we protect our data online.<p>But messing with other people’s …

Growing concerns over side-effects and soaring prescription rates of psychiatric drug Seroquel

There are growing concerns about the side-effects of a top-selling anti-psychotic, with ambulance call-outs for emergencies involving the drug …

The violence hasn't stopped, so the stories must be retold

Wherever I go around the country, the rape crisis centres and women's safe houses are full, resources are overstretched, and countless more women are …

How Did Shakespeare's Plays Sound in Their Original Dialect?

Despite all the emphasis on the musicality of William Shakespeare's writing, it's easy to forget that we're hearing something totally different than …

Raising the Costa Concordia

Readers, this event has ended, but we thank you for your overwhelming engagement and comments throughout the Parbuckling Project. Here is a link to the official website where you can learn more: www.theparbucklingproject.com. Don't forget to follow @Reuters on Twitter for more live events and …

Pop Culture Coins

Andre Levy has chosen an interesting medium for his art work: Coins. The Brazilian designer uses the images on a variety of different coins to paint …

Objekten Dock Tray

There are plenty of things that work regardless of whether or not they’re standing up, lying on their side or completely flat, but few of them are as …

Paris Review - Anthony Burgess, The Art of Fiction No. 48

Interviewed by John Cullinan<p>Issue 56, Spring 1973<p>Much of the interview was conducted through an exchange of letters from June 1971 until the summer of 1972. On December 2, 1972, a portion of the interview was taped at the Center for Twentieth Century Studies of the University of Wisconsin. …

Justin Bieber to Join Ben Affleck in ‘Batman vs. Superman’… as Robin?

If you thought people went batshit when Ben Affleck was cast as Batman, well, you ain’t seen <i>nothing</i> yet.<p>Late Friday evening, pop dynamo Justin Bieber …

Why won’t cinema embrace female superheroes?

The comic world is full of strong, dynamic female superheroes. But very few have made it onto the cinema screen. Why is the movie-making world dragging its feet?<p>It has been another blockbuster year for superhero and comic book movies. Characters such as Iron Man, Superman and Wolverine have proven …

The Family that Reads Together: Recommended Read Alouds

<i>“The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.”</i> - Becoming A …

Imperial March Orchestra (Darth Vader's Theme) from Star Wars by John Williams

Darth Vader