How We Can All Make Poverty History loading...
How We Can All Make Poverty History
When Hugh Jackman first heard the Chief Executive Officer of Global Citizen, Hugh Evans, say to him “me and the team and our generation are going to end extreme poverty in our lifetime,” he was hooked on the Global Citizen movement.
Government Puts Potential Catastrophic Change On The Backburner loading...
Government Puts Potential Catastrophic Change On The Backburner
When the Prime Minister Scott Morrison refused to endorse a proposal for “urgent action on climate change” at the recent Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu last month, he reaffirmed the Australian Government’s broad commitment to little action on climate change.
Amazon Fish Species At Risk If Fires Destroy River Habitat loading...
Amazon Fish Species At Risk If Fires Destroy River Habitat
The fires burning through the Brazilian Amazon are a threat to the fish that rely on forest flooding to survive, raising fears the fish will be lost.
Bizarre Comet From Another Star System Just Spotted loading...
Bizarre Comet From Another Star System Just Spotted
Discovered by an amateur astronomer, the inbound object is only the second of its kind yet detected.
Behind India's Construction Boom, A World Of Systematic Slavery loading...
Behind India's Construction Boom, A World Of Systematic Slavery
Many of the millions of labourers who toil in India’s dusty brickyards incurred crushing debt to secure the work.
See 14 Animals That Have Shown Us Their Impressive Smarts loading...
See 14 Animals That Have Shown Us Their Impressive Smarts
Measuring intelligence is so complex that it’s impossible to pit one animal’s intelligence against another’s.
Huge Decline In Songbirds Linked To Common Insecticide loading...
Huge Decline In Songbirds Linked To Common Insecticide
Neonics—pesticides introduced to plants at the seed stage—act like an appetite suppressant for birds, making them lose weight within hours.
Who Were The Ruthless Warriors Behind Attila The Hun? loading...
Who Were The Ruthless Warriors Behind Attila The Hun?
The Huns pillaged much of Europe and are blamed for the fall of Rome—but the archaeological record suggests a less violent legacy.
The Universe Might Be Acting Weird. Cosmic Lenses May Help Reveal Why. loading...
The Universe Might Be Acting Weird. Cosmic Lenses May Help Reveal Why.
A new method for measuring how fast the universe is flying apart could help astronomers wrestling with a possible crisis in cosmology.
Why Australia Is Banning Climbers From This Iconic Natural Landmark loading...
Why Australia Is Banning Climbers From This Iconic Natural Landmark
After decades of controversy, Uluru will close to climbers in October 2019—a decision welcomed by the area’s Aboriginal owners.
Lost Continent Revealed In New Reconstruction Of Geologic History loading...
Lost Continent Revealed In New Reconstruction Of Geologic History
A highly detailed re-creation of the past 240 million years showcases the tangled tale of an ancient continent dubbed Greater Adria.
Water Found On A Potentially Life-Friendly Alien Planet loading...
Water Found On A Potentially Life-Friendly Alien Planet
A super-Earth about 111 light-years away is “the best candidate for habitability that we know right now,” astronomers say.

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