Australia

When Flowers Reached Australia

New research has revealed that Australia's oldest flowering plants are 126 million years old and may have resembled modern magnolias, buttercups and laurels.

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How The Construction Industry Is Making The Move Towards Having A Greener Footprint

It’s no secret that local industries are under increasing pressure to reduce their environmental impact. Not only is Australia one of the world’s largest greenhouse gas emitters per capita, our construction sector is contributing to...

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Australia: Muslim Teen Who Recruited For The Islamic State Influenced By London Bridge Jihad...

“Police said there were no specific targets, and say while the activity was not linked to last week’s London Bridge terror attack, the incident was a factor.” One jihad leads to another. An update on this story. “Sydney man...
Related topics: United Kingdom, London, Police

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Studies Show Integrated Strategies Work Best For Buffelgrass Control

Buffelgrass is a drought-tolerant, invasive weed that threatens the biodiversity of native ecosystems in the drylands of the Americas and Australia. Unfortunately, though, land managers trying to control the weed often experience mixed results.
Related topics: Biodiversity

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"the Most Extreme Fires We've Ever Seen": Record Climate-fueled Wildfires Engulf...

As world leaders gather to address the climate crisis in Madrid, massive wildfires have engulfed Australia in flames and smoke. More than 100 climate-fueled blazes have killed at least six people and pushed air quality levels in Sydney to 12 times...
Related topics: Spain, Madrid

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Facebook Won't Let Us, Australia, Uk Get Toe In Backdoor

Facebook has rejected a request from the U.S., the UK and Australia for a "backdoor" in its encrypted messenger apps to help law enforcement agencies combat crime and terrorism. "Cybersecurity experts have repeatedly proven that when you weaken any...
Related topics: Facebook, Social Media, Facebook Messenger, United Kingdom, Terrorism

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Australia's Adelaide Airport Terminal Evacuated Due To Security Alert - Reports

According to the Australian Broadcasting Corp, the main terminal at Adelaide airport has been evacuated due to a security incident.
Related topics: Airports

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Sydney Choked By Hazardous Haze From Australia Bush Fires

SYDNEY, Australia — Wildfires engulfed the Australian city of Sydney on Tuesday in haze so thick in some places it was 11 times worse than the level considered “hazardous,” and was apt to trigger fire alarms. The city cancelled ferries and...

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Amazon (amzn) Expands In Australia With Back To The Rafters

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Related topics: Amazon, Amazon (AMZN), Disney, Netflix (NFLX)

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Investors Inject $45 Million Into Health And Biotech Industry

A new $45 million Adelaide China Biotech Investment Fund will accelerate the development and commercialization of health and bio-technologies from South Australia for the global market.
Related topics: China

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Australians Flee As Soaring Temperature, Winds Threaten To Fan Fires

Residents in parts of eastern Australia evacuated their homes on Tuesday as soaring temperatures and strong winds threatened to fan bushfires in a giant blaze north of Sydney, the country's biggest city.Air quality in parts of Sydney plunged as the...

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Me-ouch! Aussie Cat Gets Deadly Eastern Brown Snake Caught In Collar

Kit, a fierce cat hailing from South Australia’s Adelaide, recently tapped into his inner warrior after coming in contact with an eastern brown snake, a highly venomous reptile native to southern New Guinea and the Land of Down Under.
Related topics: Guinea

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Here’s How The Toxic Teachings Of Evangelical Christianity Breed Domestic Violence

This article is the first in a series exploring gender and Christianity. Jane* was a member of Australia’s evangelical Christian community, and throughout her marriage she heard many sermons on honouring a husband’s authority. These sermons...
Related topics: Religion

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Australia Climate Crisis: Out-of-control Mega-fire Raging Across 740k Acres Smothers Sydney In Smoke

By Julie Celestial | – ( The Watchers ) – More than eight bushfires have merged to form a “mega-fire” which is now raging out of control across a swath of land just north of Sydney. Firefighters said it will take weeks to...

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America Needs A Navy Base In Australia

James Holmes Security, Americas For more than just countering China. Key point: The advantages of basing forces Down Under are legion, the case for doing so increasingly captivating—for both allies. Some ideas are worth broaching even when...
Related topics: China

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'can't Give A Hoot About Royals': Australian Mp Proposes Ditching British Monarchy

Although Australia is no longer a colony of the British empire, it remains a member of the Commonwealth, and as such is nominally headed by Queen Elizabeth II. Julian Hill, a member of Australia’s Labour party, said he thinks Canberra should be...

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I Just Visited Australia For The First Time, And It Wasn't Just The Beaches And Bbq That Showed Me...

From the beaches to the brunch, Australia has something for everyone, which I realized when visiting the country for the first time last month.

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Video: 'firenado' Raging Across Eastern Australia

Firefighters battling over hundred bushfires in the Bundamba suburb of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia, have observed an enormous “firenado” growing dangerously larger as it approaches suburban settlements.
Related topics: World Videos

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China Fact(s) Of The Day

Sydney alone has more foreign-born residents than mainland China. Here is more from The Economist The World in 2020.  From the same issue: Roughly six out of ten Chinese solo travellers are women. The post China fact(s) of the day appeared first on...
Related topics: China

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Australia Braces For Heatwave As More Than 100 Fires Burn

Out of control bushfires forced residents in eastern Australia to flee their homes on Saturday, as other parts of the country braced for a heatwave due next week. Bushfires are common in the country but scientists say this year’s season has...

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