Published: Tue, 04 Nov 2008 13:23:15 +1100
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Fri, 31 Oct 2008 13:51:00 GMTTHE prediction of a prominent marine biologist that climate change could render the Great Barrier Reef extinct within 30 years has been labelled overly pessimistic for failing to account for the adaptive capabilities of coral reefs.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTMUCH of southeastern Australia has had the driest start to spring on record.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTARES is meant to be the rocket that will launch a new era of lunar exploration. Instead, it is in danger of crashing into its own launch tower or shaking its astronauts to death.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008 03:00:00 GMTANTARCTICA, which seemed to have largely escaped the global warming hotting up the rest of the planet, is melting too.
Thu, 30 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTAS he lay dying high in the Tyrolean Alps, Otzi the Iceman would have been astonished to know that 5000 years later scientists would tease out secrets of his ancestry from tiny samples of his bones and intestine.
Wed, 29 Oct 2008 14:00:00 GMTA DISEASE expert has claimed there is no technology to prevent recycled sewage from contaminating south-east Queensland's water supply.
Wed, 29 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTAS Queensland gets ready to drink recycled sewage, some scientists are nervous.
Wed, 29 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTMUCH of Australia's scientific and medical research funding is being wasted in areas where better work is already being done overseas.
Wed, 29 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTCARNIVORES beware. Your penchant for red meat increases the likelihood that you'll get food poisoning.
Tue, 28 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTTHE racing industry's push to vaccinate horses against equine influenza could have a devastating effect on the horse population, according to a leading veterinarian.
Mon, 27 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTA TOTAL of 2.6 million residents of southeast Queensland will become the first Australians to drink their own waste.
Mon, 27 Oct 2008 13:00:00 GMTKINSHASA: Rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo were reported yesterday to have seized a national park in the east of the country that is home to more than a quarter of the world's surviving mountain gorillas.