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Aussie Scientists Protect Crops With Groundbreaking Virus Spray loading...
Aussie Scientists Protect Crops With Groundbreaking Virus Spray
The environmentally friendly spray is a novel way to protect plants against viruses.
Ruby Seadragon Caught on Video for First Time in Western Australia loading...
Ruby Seadragon Caught on Video for First Time in Western Australia
The scarlet fish was declared a new species in 2015—but before this footage, it had never been seen alive.
Turns Out Australian Feral Cats Are Lured By KFC loading...
Turns Out Australian Feral Cats Are Lured By KFC
An audit of Parks Victoria expenses has drawn attention to a little-known baiting technique.
Watch: 2-Metre Snake and Her Babies Rescued From Aussie Backyard loading...
Watch: 2-Metre Snake and Her Babies Rescued From Aussie Backyard
The 16 eggs will be raised in captivity and then released into the bush, according to the reptile-relocation group.
Australia Had Extreme Weather and Fourth-Hottest Year in 2016 loading...
Australia Had Extreme Weather and Fourth-Hottest Year in 2016
The Bureau of Meteorology’s annual climate statement shows this year was fourth-warmest on record for Australia.
Australian Honey Can Fight Superbugs Just Like NZ’s Manuka loading...
Australian Honey Can Fight Superbugs Just Like NZ’s Manuka
Aussie researchers have discovered potent antibacterial activity in locally harvested honey, making it comparable to New Zealand’s manuka.
Watch Superdeadly Snake Swallow Another Snake Whole loading...
Watch Superdeadly Snake Swallow Another Snake Whole
Rare video from Brisbane shows an eastern brown snake eating a carpet python.
Watch a Giant Spider Drag a Mouse loading...
Watch a Giant Spider Drag a Mouse
A video from Australia shows a lethal battle between a huntsman spider and a rodent.
Does Canberra’s Design Have Occult Origins? loading...
Does Canberra’s Design Have Occult Origins?
Ever since the city’s plans were unveiled, rumours have swirled.
Climate Forecast: Australia's Weather Will Get Wilder loading...
Climate Forecast: Australia's Weather Will Get Wilder
Global warming will drive La Niña and El Niño to greater extremes.
Cane Toads Leap Across Australia loading...
Cane Toads Leap Across Australia
Small, warty, and armed with a poison strong enough to kill crocodiles, the toad is generally regarded as a blight on the Australian landscape.
A Suspected Meteorite Just Smashed Into Queensland loading...
A Suspected Meteorite Just Smashed Into Queensland
Eyewitnesses saw a flash of light, heard a loud bang and felt an earthquake-like tremor.

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