Thursday Apr 17
The Hamilton Spectator
Volunteers wanted for annual Red-tail count
Birdlife Australia and the South-eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo Recovery Team are urging the public to get involved in this year's annual count for the endangered South-eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo, which will be held on Saturday, May 3. "Each year we rely on a wonderful team of volunteers to help search for the cockatoos in stringybark ... (more)
Bearded visage a slap in the face for smooth types
This column's unhealthy and regrettable obsession with sex continues because we went on Wednesday to the latest presentation in the ANU School of Art's Art and Sex series.
The Washington Post
Coal Sliding as Australian Flood Boost Lost in Drought: Energy
The drought across most of Australia's Queensland state means coal producers are exporting record volumes into an oversupplied market, depriving them of the usual price gains caused by weather disruptions.