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Pictures: Europe's Biggest Dark Sky Park

Europe's largest "dark sky" park will allow tourists to admire the stars from the border of Scotland.

A Voice From the Cave: Lee Berger on the NG Weekend Radio Show

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>Over the course of the three-week-long Rising Star Expedition in November, Lee Berger posted individual updates by the minute on Twitter, and we had blog posts and videos almost daily, revealing chapters of the story right as they happened.<p>Now that the field season has wrapped …

Obama assures Merkel her phone will not be monitored, says White House - video

White House spokesman Jay Carney confirms that US president Barack Obama has spoken with German chancellor Merkel after allegations that her phone had been tapped. Obama has assured Merkel that her phone is not currently being tapped and will not be in future. The outrage in Berlin came days after …

The Most Intimate Thing You Can Do With Your Smartphone

For all the junk food apps they've introduced to our daily diets, it's hard to argue with the fact that smartphones give us an incredible array of …

Playfully Eclectic Residence in Queensland, Australia: Mooloomba House

Creative and colorful, the design of Mooloomba House steps out of the conventions imposed by minimalist contemporary architecture. Envisioned by …

A Very Crude ‘New Yorker’ Caption Contest

“<i>I saaaaaid, suck my dick or I’LL GET ANGRY!</i>”<p>Siblings Nate Heller and Emily Heller have created “Suck My Dick, New Yorker,” a Tumblr that adds “suck …

5 Rookie Design Mistakes You'll Never Make Again

Take heart, rookie decorators; everyone needs a little push once in a while when it comes to finding their personal style. We've learned some very …

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Female jockeys missing out on paid parental leave

There are calls to ease restrictions that prevent female jockeys from using the Commonwealth Paid Parental Leave Scheme.<p>The scheme requires women to …

Men's sweatshirts: key fashion trends of the season - in pictures

Thanks to Givenchy the sweatshirt has been elevated from lowly gym kit to everyday wardrobe essential. From muted florals to sporty panelling and abstract all-over prints, there is an easy-to-wear sweatshirt for every occasion

NSW bushfires: pilot killed in fire-fighting crash, Defence apology over Lithgow fire

The Rural Fire Service Commissioner has paid tribute to the pilot of a plane which crashed in rugged terrain while water-bombing a fire in southern …