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JANUARY 05: Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's giant Rubber Duck enters Cockle Bay Wharf on opening day of the Sydney Festival January 5, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.
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It is a difficult task to move halfway across the world. However, Anne-Marie O'Neill did just that when she left Time in Sydney, Australia, to begin working at People in New York.
3 hrs ago | New Scientist
As if Australia's spiders weren't big and scary enough, it turns out denser, busier cities are allowing some of them to grow even bigger.
7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
Actress Alexis Arquette says she slept with Jared Leto back when she was still a man - and she's given a pretty unusual description of his, uh, equipment.
11 hrs ago | ABC News
MARK COLVIN: Rupert Murdoch's newspapers in Australia have proudly broken many stories over the years using leaked documents.
A common orb-weaving spider may grow larger and have an increased ability to reproduce when living in urban areas.
Windsor bridge celebrates its 140th birthday this week. Historian Jan Barkley-Jack recalls what led townsfolk to petition for a river crossing in the years 1864-1874 CANOES had been the original means of crossing the Hawkesbury River at this point, by both the indigenous peoples and early settlers, and then rowing boats and punts.
Volunteers across the Hawkesbury will take part in one of the largest national fundraising events this Friday, August 22, as part of the Cancer Council's annual Daffodil Day.
Golden orb-weaving spiders do better in cities, according to a study that looked at urbanization's effect on the species in Sydney, Australia.
Jake and Marisa Grant, of Statham, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, U.S. Navy Lieutenant Jonathan "Andrew" Grant, to Elise Bernadette Patterson, daughter of Dave Patterson of Sydney, Australia.
Orb-weaving spiders living in urban areas of Australia grow larger and are better able to reproduce than rural dwellers, a new study has shown.
Something about city life appears to be causing spiders to grow larger than their rural counterparts.
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale.
Have you ever wondered why we give birth to live young rather than lay eggs? Scientists have pondered this for a long time and answers have come from an unlikely source: some of Australia's lizards and snakes! In research published this month in the American Naturalist , my colleagues and I at the University of Sydney studied reptile pregnancy to ... (more)
According to an Australian High Commission release, fifteen young leaders from India will visit Melbourne and Sydney to meet and engage with 15 of the best and brightest young leaders of Australia.
The Queensland fruit fly costs about $300 million a year in control and lost markets, and Plant Health Australia estimates that over 75 per cent of Australian fruit and vegetable exports are susceptible to fruit fly.
A fatal crash has resulted in whole fleet of garbage trucks taken off the road for safety checks leaving rubbish bins uncollected all around the country Tens of thousands of homes across Australia are not getting their rubbish collected after the country's largest waste management firm has grounded its entire fleet.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 01:32 pm
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