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Dr. John W. Gofman: His Life, and Research on the Health Effects of Exposure to Ionizing Radiation

Radiation

French Gangster Escapes Prison in Helicopter

A notorious French gangster is on the run after three heavily armed accomplices landed a helicopter in the prison where he was being held and flew …

Crime

PmbaTeams18

One step better: Port Macquarie claims teams challenge | photos

Good move, that: Brodey Brockman performs a flip near the lip of the wave.<p>Something: Port Macquarie bodyboarder Clayton Pickworth tries to get …

Copyright law could put end to net memes

<b>Memes, remixes and other user-generated content could disappear online if the EU's proposed rules on copyright become law, warn experts.</b><p>Digital rights groups are campaigning against the Copyright Directive, which the European Parliament will vote on later this month.<p>The legislation aims to protect …

CO2 Science

More Proof of a Biological Control on Coral Calcification<p><b>Paper Reviewed</b><br>Ross, C.L., Falter, J.L. and McCulloch, M.T. 2017. Active modulation of the …

Politics

Australia

Tired of Lies

It should be obvious to any government official in a liberal democracy that political speech should be practically immune from state regulation.<p>So it …

Drunk woman charged after riding horse through bottle-o while four-times over legal limit

A Queensland woman has been charged after allegedly riding a horse from her home to a local pub in Brisbane's south last night, while she was …

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Viewer Poll: The Danes just banned the burka - should Australia ban it too?

The Danish parliament passed a law this week banning full Islamic face coverings, following the lead of other European countries such as France, …

Iowa judge agrees to halt fetal heartbeat abortion law

<b>DES MOINES, Iowa --</b> An Iowa judge agreed Friday to temporarily block the most restrictive abortion law in the country under an agreement between the …

H2Oh! Water is actually two liquids disguised as one

“WATER is very strange,” says Anders Nilsson. He should know: he has been studying the stuff for most of his working life. His claim may be hard for …

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An Undersea Volcano Could Guide NASA to Signs of Alien Life

Pacific Rim, anyone?<p>Off the coast of Hawaii, nearly a kilometre beneath the waves, an active volcano bubbles, spewing heat from beneath the seabed. …

ANU announces major changes to student admissions for 2020

The Australian National University (ANU) has announced significant changes to the way it will admit undergraduate Australian students to its courses …

A Doctor Is Being Slammed For Selling MP3 Files as a 'Homeopathic' Cure For Ebola

And swine flu. And SARS. And cholera...<p>Here's a miracle story that sounds too good to be true. An 84-year-old man had been travelling overseas when …

Tommy Robinson's BANNED speech: "The British Police State"

Australian senator and Dutch MP call on the UK to release T*mmy R*binson from jail

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French far-right leader Marine Le Pen is about to be sent to prison for criticizing Islam

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Barnaby Joyce and Vikki Campion sell tell-all for $150,000

Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce and partner Vikki Campion have reportedly sold their tell-all story to Seven’s Sunday Night program for …

WA residents begin clean-up after bushfire emergency

Residents of the Great Southern region in Western Australia have begun cleaning up after the recent bushfire emergency. Locals say it's ‘incredible’ …

Electricity prices fell for forty years in Australia, then renewables came…

Electricity prices declined for forty years. Obviously that had to stop.Here’s is the last 65 years of Australian electricity prices — indexed and …

White House: US Team Still May Head to Singapore to Work on Trump-Kim Summit

When asked if the advance team still planned to leave for Singapore today to work on the summit, Sanders said on Friday, "We’ll see. We’ve still got …

Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day. Here's why

Get ready for sticker shock at the gas station if you're one of the estimated 36 millionAmericans hitting the roads this Memorial Day weekend.<p>Gone are the days of $2-a-gallon gasoline. A spike in crude oil prices has lifted the national average price of gas by 31% over the past year to an average …

Oil

US Seeks Forfeiture of Illegally Imported Syrian Mosaic

The U.S. government has filed an asset forfeiture complaint involving an ancient mosaic believed to have been looted from war-torn Syria and …

Man opens fire inside Oklahoma restaurant before 'armed citizen' shoots, kills him, police say

A man “opened fire” Thursday in an Oklahoma restaurant, leaving at least four people injured, before he was fatally shot by a bystander, police said.<p>The gunfire unfolded at about 6:30 p.m. local time at Louie's on the Lake in Oklahoma City, Fox 25 News reported.<p>The unidentified shooter entered the …

Law Enforcement

Feral pig hunt sparks furore

A feral pig hunt in North Queensland sparked furore from city slickers after a photo of the carcasses was posted online.