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Love affair with the sun takes over WA roofs

Electricity sales dropped 5.9 per cent in both retail and wholesale markets, revenue fell by 2.3 per cent to $2.98 billion and generation production …

Customers

Adorable kids' protest starts sustainability snowball at Perth's Winthrop IGA

“‘Do you know how bad they are for sea life?’”<p>“We kept putting them in his in-tray but eventually he said, ‘Look, Jac – what are we going to do about …

Red Cross

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Craving Curry? 3 Must-Visit Curry Shops in Shinjuku That Are Tasty, Unique, and for Every Budget! - LIVE JAPAN

While curry is India’s most iconic gourmet delight, it had made its way to Japan and people have utterly fallen in love with it here as well, to a …

Shinjuku

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Recipes

A New Beginning | Pop Rock Royalty Free Music

FREE Creative Commons License<p>You are free to use this music in your multimedia project (online videos(YouTube,...), websites, animations, etc.) <b>as</b> …

Royalty-Free Music

Australia 'moving in the wrong direction', says Frank Lowy

“I was also aware back then that Britain and the United States were forces for good in the world.<p>“I remember huddling around the radio with others, …

Angela Merkel

Downloads

Language customisations for Moodle emails

I’m often asked where a specific language string hides within a Moodle Language Pack. There’s no way I can remember them all, and I often find myself …

Traveller SIM Cards for Tourists to Malaysia

Probably one of the first things that tourists do nowadays when arriving at a country is to get a SIM card, mainly for their data needs. Most of the …

What if video games could help fight climate change? No, really

This summer, people around the globe experienced record-breaking temperatures, catastrophic flooding and insatiable wildfires. Some of us who are …

SimCity

Pacific leaders leave no doubt on differences with Australia over climate pledges

Mr Sopoaga stated bluntly that, “yes, there have been attempts to tone down the language on major emitters to implement [pledges]”.<p>Mr Sopoaga said he …

Climate

'Staggering': Research reveals the devastating impact of WA heatwave with stark warning over changing climate

Conditions were mirrored in the ocean and happened to coincide with a near-record strength Leeuwin Current, the warm stream of water that flows down …

Community Composting (+ Tips For Better Compost)

One of my favourite things about living with less waste is that there is never a single solution. There are always lots of solutions. Different …

Gardening

Top 6 Core Exercises You Should Be Doing If You're a Runner

If you like to run or are thinking about starting to run, you should immediately consider the importance of a strong core! Plenty of runners …

The reality is new coal power is not the answer for cheaper electricity bills

The tipping point's been reached: renewable energy is now a cheaper source of power for Australia's future electricity needs than coal.<p>Surprised? …

Renewable Energy

These New Solar Cells Let You Print Out Solar Panels And Stick Them On Your Roof

Image: iStock<p>Australia’s first commercial installation of printed solar cells, made using specialised semiconducting inks and printed using a …

Solar Panels

This vegan secret sauce makes stir-fry taste just like your favorite takeout

Whipping up some stir-fry is one of the quickest (and easiest!) ways to amp up the amount of veggies you’re eating during the day. By throwing some …

Food & Dining

100,000 homes in Germany now have battery-storage systems connected to the grid

Germany helped make solar power cheap. As of June this year, it boasts 1 million homes that have installed rooftop solar panels. That means the country produces a lot of renewable energy—sometimes more than it can use.<p>At such times, German grid operators have had to pay neighboring countries or …

Clean Energy

Okonomiyaki

As close cousins, takoyaki and okonomiyaki are two of the most loved Osakan dishes, both in Osaka and around Japan. They use many of the same …

Plastic straw ban: testing the eco-friendly alternatives

When you drink a boba tea, the entire experience, arguably, revolves around slurping the chewy, bulbous tapioca pearls up through a wide straw. But bans on plastic straws could clog up the industry faster than an oversized piece of tapioca lodged in your windpipe.<p>Many west coast boba shop owners …

Green Living

General Tso's Chicken | Easy Delicious Recipes

General Tso’s Chicken<p><i>General Tso’s chicken – BEST and easiest General Tso’s Chicken ever. SO delicious and much better and healthier than Chinese</i> …

Food & Dining

The molecular changes caused by sleep loss, and how that leads to weight gain

A great number of observational studies have suggested that sleep loss or disrupted circadian rhythms due to shift work are associated with obesity, …

Diabetes

40+ Signs Proving That This Community Center Has A True Pun Master

Surely, puns are not for everyone, as you'd surely find some people rolling their eyes or grunting after hearing a punny joke. However, thankfully, …

Jokes

Yuval Noah Harari on what the year 2050 has in store for humankind

Forget programming - the best skill to teach children is reinvention. In this exclusive extract from his new book, the author of <i>Sapiens</i> reveals what …

Singularity

How 28-year-old Sean's 'boring' plan has him set up to retire a millionaire

No, Granny won’t be able to tell you the screen size of the next iPhone. But we can see our future selves in the people who came before us. Through …

'Afraid to use Medicare': Citizenship queue blows out 300 per cent

"It is part of the narrative and permanent residents are starting to believe if you commit the smallest infraction, like getting a parking fine you …

Australia is the worst-equipped nation for electric cars and we lag a decade behind the world

Analysis released today by the UK firm GoCompare has found we are the worst-equipped country for electric vehicles, performing poorly across several …

How to (really) stop Google from tracking your location

Thought you'd turned off location tracking in your Google account? Think again. Turns out Google tracks your location even when you think it …

Cheap, carbon neutral, nonsense-free energy

Fat cat-free energy<p>Get a quote in 30 seconds<p>The ACCC fires a missile at the energy industry - what does it mean for you?<p>12 July 2018<p>The ACCC …