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World’s Longest Running Science Experiment Finally Provides Results

World’s Longest Running Science Experiment Finally Provides Results

The longest-running science lab experiment in the world has finally provided results; just about eight months after the scientist who patiently waited for it to perform went unrewarded for 50 long years passed away. The test was set up back in the 1920’s to show college students how objects which appear solid can pour like […]

Hitler’s ‘Grandson’ Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Double Murders

Hitler’s ‘Grandson’ Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Double Murders

An Australia man who believed he was the grandson of Adolf Hitler was been given 20 years in prison for the stabbing murders of two men and also severely injuring a third during a wild fight in Western Victoria, Australia back in 2011. Aaron Jamie Ball, age 34, allegedly lethally stabbed his neighbor, Raymond McCombe, […]

Bottle of Wine Is NSW Premier’s Undoing

Bottle of Wine Is NSW Premier’s Undoing

Red, red wine, goes to your head, sang UB40 back in the eighties. “Makes you forget..” It certainly had a potent effect on Premier of New South Wales, Barry O’ Farrell’s memory. The NSW premier completely forgot he had been given a bottle of the most expensive wine ever produced in Australia, the legendary Penfold’s […]

Australia Silent on Global Warming and Doubling Down on Coal

Australia Silent on Global Warming and Doubling Down on Coal

With the Great Barrier Reef as a World Heritage site and fears of it dying due to climate change, it might be reasonable to assume that Australia would have a vested interest in battling the negative effects of global warming. In fact, 66 percent of Australians believe that climate change is happening, while 87 percent […]

Tony Abbott Talks Trust in China While Slipping in Australia

Tony Abbott Talks Trust in China While Slipping in Australia

The Australian prime minister, by all accounts, is having his best week as prime minister while he is away on his Asian tour, meeting with leaders and talking business. He rapidly closed free trade agreements with Japan and South Korea before moving on to China where tensions are high, treating the Australian prime minister to […]

Chrissy Amphlett Hit Song Is New Breast Cancer Anthem

Chrissy Amphlett Hit Song Is New Breast Cancer Anthem

Chrissy Amphlett and her band Divinyls were hugely popular in the early 1990s in Australia. A year ago, the singer died from breast cancer and now her dying wish is being fulfilled as her hit song is now the new breast cancer anthem for Australia. Their hit song I Touch Myself was a No. 1 […]

Queensland Weathers Worst Storm in Three Years

Queensland Weathers Worst Storm in Three Years

Cyclone Ita hit Australia yesterday, coming in as a category four storm and crossing the state as a downgraded category one. Still, worries of damage to homes and industries are high, causing Queensland Premier Campbell Newman to return early from his Asian trip with Prime Minister Tony Abbott. He has counselled caution and safety measures […]

NFL Providing Inspiration for Australian NRL on Injuries

NFL Providing Inspiration for Australian NRL on Injuries

There is no sport harder or more vicious than rugby. Not even America’s National Football League (NFL) can compare with the sheer brute force of the no pads, no helmets, no holds barred Australian sport. There are many countries that play this sport, including Britain and the supposedly effeminate French. Hulking players with muscled necks […]

International Monetary Fund Irony for Australia

International Monetary Fund Irony for Australia

Joe Hockey is going to co-chair an upcoming meeting of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors in Washington now that Australia is president of the world economic forum. While he is in Washington, however, Hockey will also attend a meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, a meeting that […]

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  • South Korea Warns of Northern Plans for Nuclear Test Ahead of Obama Visit April 23, 2014
    South Korean officials have warned that the North may be planning to launch another nuclear test. This news has come ahead of the official visit by President Obama. But officials are not sure if the test is legitimate, or just a bluff on behalf of their northern counterparts. Kim Min-Seok, spokesman for the defence ministry […]
    Sara Watson
  • Mental Illness Not Strongly Associated With Criminal Behavior April 23, 2014
    Research conducted on 143 people with severe mental illness taken from a mental health court in Minneapolis has found that a relatively small number of the crimes they commit are directly related to the symptoms of their illness. The study, conducted by researchers at Normandale Community College in Bloomington, Minnesota, is the first to take […]
    Laura Prendergeist
  • Heroin Sold by Hospital Inpatient April 23, 2014
    A Pennsylvania woman has been charged with selling heroin … out of the intensive care unit (ICU), and then her hospital room while a patient at Excela Westmoreland County Hospital. The hospital is an adult inpatient mental health facility in Greensburg, a suburb of Pittsburg. After an undercover informant bought heroin from the woman, 38-year-old […]
    Fern Remedi-Brown
  • Game of Thrones Not Short on Talent with Peter Dinklage April 23, 2014
    The hot series Game of Thrones is full of action and suspense, leaving the viewer yearning for more with each passing episode.  The ongoing saga has spectators glued to their television sets, waiting and wondering what will happen next. The HBO series has captured audiences for four seasons with a dramatic fantasy story line and talent […]
    Roanne FitzGibbon
  • Teenage Stowaway Miracle Survival April 23, 2014
    A teenage stowaway has beaten the odds with his miraculous survival crossing the Pacific ocean. He was hidden in the flight wheel of a Hawaiian airlines plane. The boy, who has been taken into child services, was said to be unconscious for the entirety of the flight, which went from San Jose to Maui. The […]
    Sara Watson

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