Emma Carter

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The Girl Who Turned to Bone

Unexpected discoveries in the quest to cure an extraordinary skeletal condition show how medically relevant rare diseases can be.<p>When Jeannie Peeper was born in 1958, there was only one thing amiss: her big toes were short and crooked. Doctors fitted her with toe braces and sent her home. Two …

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.

Pell urged to be 'open and frank' at child sex abuse inquiry

Australia's most senior Catholic has been urged to face up to child sex crimes committed by members of the church and to apologise when he fronts a …

Child Abuse

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The West Australian

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The Age

Kidnapped photojournalist back behind the lens

Brennan's family purchased his freedom in 2009 at a cost Brennan says will take him at least another five years to repay.<p>After co-writing a book …

Photojournalism

The West Australian

Stitches neededVideoAFL look into Optus Stadium sign safetyTwo Geelong players required stitches on Sunday after colliding with the LED advertising …

Australia

The Sydney Morning Herald

Queensland pollies could see $50,000 pay rise

‘‘I get on with the job of putting my head down and getting my tail up and delivering a budget for the people of Queensland.’’<p>News of the potential …

The West Australian

Australia

Researchers uncover way to boost Australia's global internet links

American scientists have discovered a way to dramatically increase the speed of Australia's internet links with the world.<p>The team from Bell Labs has …

Photoshop Chimeras: Fantasy Creatures Created by Splicing Photos

Want to have some fun as you’re learning how to use Photoshop for image editing? Try creating a “Photoshop Chimera.” In Greek mythology, the Chimera …

Chinese DIY Inventions

One visible sign of China's recent economic growth is the rise in prominence of inventors and entrepreneurs. For years now, Chinese farmers, engineers, and businessmen have taken on ambitious do-it-yourself projects, constructing homemade submarines, helicopters, robots, safety equipment, weapons …

Microsoft, Samsung to do glasses, prices to range from $200 to $500

Watch out, Google. Even with a headstart in developing wearable computing devices through Glass, there are two major competitors possibly on the horizon, waiting for the right opportunity to pounce.<p>Reports indicate that Microsoft and Samsung are both keenly interested in competing against Google in …

Wearable Tech

Victims allowed home as prosecutors charge Castro

Two of the women rescued from a Cleveland home returned to their families this morning as US prosecutors laid charges against their alleged kidnapper.<p>…

'I want to know the truth': Inquest into nurses' slaying

Michele Tuitufu, who was just five-years-old when her sister Wendy Evans was killed, will travel to Toowoomba on Monday to attend a second inquest …

Brisbane Times

The West Australian

Australia

North Korea warns foreign embassies to evacuate

Pyongyang has warned that it cannot guarantee diplomats' safety because of ‘hostile’ US and South Korean military exercises and advised embassies to consider moving their staff out of the country, China’s state news agency reported Friday.<p>North Korea warns it could not guarantee the safety of …

North Korea