Glass Wings Blog: Need

4-day work week trials have been labelled a ‘resounding success’. But 4 big questions need answers
5 reasons kids still need to learn handwriting (no, AI has not made it redundant)
7 green technologies we need to save the world
A COVID inquiry has been announced. But is COVID still a thing? Do I need a booster?
'A waste of taxpayer’s money' | German passenger group slams hydrogen trains as a distraction from need to electrify
AI Art Is Eating The World, And We Need To Discuss Its Wonders And Dangers
As Antarctic sea ice continues its dramatic decline, we need more measurements and much better models to predict its future
As more biometric data is collected in schools, parents need to ask these 10 questions
Auckland floods: even stormwater reform won’t be enough – we need a ‘sponge city’ to avoid future disasters
Australian Indigenous leaders say ‘need to be’ at climate table
Australian schools are starting to provide food, but we need to think carefully before we ‘ditch the lunchbox’
Australian women will need ‘more than 200 years’ to reach income equity with men
Billionaire stoush over alleged media bias highlights the need for greater media diversity
Building in the same old ways won’t end the housing crisis. We need innovation to boost productivity
Campaign trail threats and abuse reinforce the need to protect NZ’s women politicians – before they quit for good
Capitalising on climate anxiety: what you need to know about ‘climate-washing’
Conservation efforts celebrated as 26 Australian species no longer need threatened listing
Controversial ‘forever chemicals’ could be phased out in Australia under new restrictions. Here’s what you need to know
Copyright Means You May Need Permission To Post Photos Of Your Own Home Online
Critically endangered scalloped hammerheads gather in seas off Perth. They need protection
Crypto scams will increase over the holidays – here’s what you need to know to not fall victim
Dangerous selfies aren’t just foolish. We need to treat them like the public health hazard they really are
Dear Electric Vehicle Owners: You Don’t Need That Giant Battery
Deliveroo’s exit from Australia shows why gig workers need more protection
Democracy Sausage: Does Australia need a new COVID-19 strategy?
Despite the war, Russia is still part of Europe – for a lasting peace both sides need to remember that
Distance education tutors don’t need any formal qualifications – we should make this role a career
Do we need a new law for AI? Sure – but first we could try enforcing the laws we already have
Does Australia need new laws to combat right-wing extremism?
The ERA Gives Us a Chance to Fix the Constitution. We Need to Take it.
Every country can make a difference – but carbon reductions need to be realistic and fair
Experts Explain Why We Need to Stop Treating Back Pain With Opioids
Extremists use video games to recruit vulnerable youth. Here’s what parents and gamers need to know
Family support protects trans young people – but their families need support too
Flood protection based on historical records is flawed – we need a risk model fit for climate change
Flu cases are on the rise across Australia. Do I need a winter vaccination?
Flu or COVID? You can now test for both at home with a single swab. Here’s what you need to know
Fossil fuel companies won’t save us from climate change. We need governments to step up
The G20 may be a talk fest, but it’s a talk fest we need at a time of growing division
Green hydrogen could be a game changer by displacing fossil fuels – we just need the price to come down
The Green Jobs Boom Is Benefiting the People Who Need It Most
Here’s why the best IMAX movies still need a Palm Pilot to work
Here’s why we need a disability rights act – not just a disability discrimination one
Hey haole! If you’ve taken a trip to Maui, you need to give back
How and why Australian whistleblowing laws need an overhaul: new report
How to Build a Video Wall for VFX! (Everything you Need to Know)
‘If you win the popular imagination, you change the game’: why we need new stories on climate
In A World Where AI Art Is Cheap And Easy To Generate, Do We Still Need Copyright?
Is it worth investing in a battery for your rooftop solar? Here’s what buyers need to know (but often can’t find out)
Koalas need their booster shots too. Here’s a way to beat chlamydia with just 1 capture and less trauma
Let’s face reality. Fossil fuel interests have destroyed the Cops – we need something new
Long COVID puts some people at higher risk of heart disease – they need better long-term monitoring
Mozzies are everywhere right now – including giant ones and those that make us sick. Here’s what you need to know
Murray Valley encephalitis has been detected in mozzies in NSW and Victoria. Here’s what you need to know
Need a lift? Here’s 53 easy ways to add cheer to your life as winter looms
New transmission lines are controversial for nearby communities. But batteries and virtual lines could cut how many we need
The Northern Territory does not have a crocodile problem – and ‘salties’ do not need culling
Not everything we call AI is actually ‘artificial intelligence’. Here’s what you need to know
Nova Kakhovka dam: everything you need to know about Ukraine’s strategically important reservoir
NSW has phased more single-use plastics: Everything you need to know about state's new ban
NSW minister concedes social housing situation ‘desperate’ as waitlist for most in need doubles in a decade
NZ music schools under threat: we need a better measure of their worth than money
‘People need to be riled up’: meteorologist names US heatwaves after oil and gas giants
Peru riots: unrest in southern Andes lays bare an urgent need to decolonise
Racism and democracy: why claims of ‘division by race’ in the NZ election and Voice referendum need challenging
Saving the forests won’t be enough to stop climate change — we need substantial emission cuts
Scientific fraud is rising, and automated systems won’t stop it. We need research detectives
Scientists need help to save nature. With a smartphone and these 8 tips, we can get our kids on the case
Should I get a flu vaccine this year? Here’s what you need to know
Solar power can cut living costs, but it’s not an option for many people – they need better support
South Africa’s great white sharks are changing locations – they need to be monitored for beach safety and conservation
State of the climate: what Australians need to know about major new report
Tempted to buy a UV light disinfection gadget? Some can be dangerous – here’s what you need to know
Thinking of buying a battery to help power your home? Here’s what you need to know
This French company has designed the first e-bike that doesn’t need a battery
Three years into the pandemic, it’s clear COVID won’t fix itself. Here’s what we need to focus on next
Tim Flannery’s message to all: rise up and become a climate leader – be the change we need so desperately
To clean up Australia’s power grid, we’re going to need many thousands more skilled workers – and fast
To get to net zero, policymakers need to listen to communities. Here’s what they can learn from places like Geelong
‘We can no longer justify unpaid labour’: why uni students need to be paid for work placements
We could need 6 times more of the minerals used for renewables and batteries. How can we avoid a huge increase in mining impacts?
We need 100 million new electric machines, and we’ve got 17 budgets to get it right
We need a ‘lemon law’ to make all the homes we buy and rent more energy-efficient
We need a lot more electricians if we’re going to electrify everything
We need a National Energy Transition Authority to help fossil fuel workers adjust
We Need a Revolution in Clean Indoor Air
We Need an Operation Warp Speed for Long COVID
‘We need help’: traditional owners accuse land council of ‘facilitating fracking’
We need more than a definition change to fix Australia’s culture of permanent ‘casual’ work
‘We need to break down their power’: why Australian music is facing an ‘existential threat’
We need to break the cycle of crisis in Aotearoa New Zealand’s arts and culture. It starts with proper funding
We need to decarbonise our electricity supply, and quickly – Alan Finkel shows how green energy can be a reality, and bring economic benefits
We need to defend Asgard and Valhalla
‘We need to restore the land’: as coal mines close, here’s a community blueprint to sustain the Hunter Valley
We need to talk about covid and pets
We Need to Talk About Ron DeSantis’s Fascist Paradise
We Need To Talk About The Carbon Footprints Of The Rich
‘We need trees’: green vision struggles to take root in Europe’s cities
We need urban trees more than ever – here’s how to save them from extreme heat
We urgently need $100bn for renewable energy. But call it statecraft, not ‘industry policy’
What is spillover? Bird flu outbreak underscores need for early detection to prevent the next big pandemic
Why do small rural communities often shun newcomers, even when they need them?
Why we all need subtitles now
Why We Need More Than Solarpunk
Why We Need to Build Human-Scale Organizations
The world’s carbon price is a fraction of what we need – because only a fifth of global emissions are priced
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