Terry Knight

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What's the secret to happiness in life? The answer lies in the statistics | Greg Jericho

According to the figures, Australians are pretty satisfied with our lives. So why do we whinge? Who’s doing well? And which groups suffer or are left wanting more?<p>Australians are a pretty contented bunch. We do grumble a bit, and perhaps are less content with our lot than we should be. Despite …

Happiness

Can new drill tech unleash the potential of geothermal energy?

The next generation of geothermal energy technology — called enhanced or engineered geothermal, or EGS for short — has long been just out of reach in …

Kurdish peshmerga forces launch offensive to retake Isis held areas

Iraqi Kurdish forces launched a broad offensive on Wednesday aimed at recapturing areas near the Syrian border that have been held by Islamic State (Isis) for months, officials said.<p>Among the goals is the Sinjar area, which was home to many members of the Yazidi minority before Isis attacked in …

Texas plumber's old truck resurfaces in Syria, mounted with terrorists' guns

A Texas plumber has been receiving threats after a photo emerged of Islamic extremists in Syria firing a high-powered gun from the bed of his old pickup, which still bears his company's logo on the door.<p>An extremist group, Ansar al-Deen Front, posted the photo of its fighters aboard the Ford F-250 …

Strange rock containing 30,000 diamonds baffles scientists

Miners unearth rare rock stuffed full of diamonds that has baffled scientists<p>When Russian miners pulled a strange red and green stone out of the ground, they immediately knew it was different to the thousands of tons of ore they process every day.<p>In fact, what workers at <b>Alrosa</b>'s Udachnaya diamond …