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Australian Scientists Closer to Creating HIV Vaccine

Australian Scientists Closer to Creating HIV Vaccine

Australian scientists have taken a step in the "right direction" to creating a vaccine for the deadly HIV virus.Researchers fr...

Nov 21 2016, 12:42am CST

Ancient Gecko Species Sheds More Light into Australian Desert Origins

Ancient Gecko Species Sheds More Light into Australian Desert Origins

Ancient species of gecko sought refuge in the ranges of central Australia about 10 million years ago, a time when deserts were...

Nov 15 2016, 4:53am CST

Australian Gum Trees could be Used to Create Jet Fuel

Australian Gum Trees could be Used to Create Jet Fuel

Australian scientists believe they may soon be able to use the country's iconic gum trees to develop enough renewable jet fuel...

Sep 19 2016, 12:22am CDT

Australian Researchers find World's oldest Fossils

Australian Researchers find World's oldest Fossils

Australian researchers have found what are believed to be the world's oldest fossils, and along with them, signs that diverse...

Sep 1 2016, 5:47am CDT

Monster Pet Goldfish a Menace to Australian Wild Life

Monster Pet Goldfish a Menace to Australian Wild Life

Researchers in Western Australia have found that unwanted pet goldfish dumped into rivers were growing as large as 1.9 kg and...

Aug 16 2016, 1:41am CDT

Australian Researchers a Step Closer to Malaria Vaccine

Australian researchers are a step closer to developing a vaccine against malaria, a statement said on Friday.Researchers from...

Jul 1 2016, 3:40am CDT

Thousands of Giant Spirder Crabs Form a Moving Blanket in the Waters off Australian Coast

Thousands of Giant Spider Crabs Form a Moving Blanket in Waters off Australian Coast

Marine scientist captures massive gathering of giant spider crabs in the shallow waters of the ocean....

Jun 20 2016, 4:07am CDT

Australian leaders gear up for online election debate

Australian leaders gear up for online election debate

Canberra, June 17 (IANS) Australia's political leaders are gearing up for the first ever online election debate hosted by socia...

Jun 17 2016, 12:29am CDT

Australian Spiders Cover Town in Giant Web

Australian Spiders Cover Town in Giant Web

If you live in an area where there is flooding, you know that you have to get up and move your family away at times. However, w...

Jun 10 2016, 8:54am CDT

Australian Researchers Set New Solar Cell Efficiency Record with 34.5 Percent

Australian Researchers Set New Solar Cell Efficiency Record with 34.5 Percent

Australian researchers have created a device that has set a new world record for solar efficiency, the media reported on Wednes...

May 18 2016, 2:55am CDT

Johnny Depp Mocks His Apology to the Australian Authorities

Johnny Depp Mocks His Apology to the Australian Authorities

The actor Johnny Depp laughed off his apology to the Australian authorities in a very flippant manner. He didn’t take the stuff...

May 9 2016, 12:12pm CDT

Australian Craig Wright Proofs that He Is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

Australian Craig Wright Proves that He Is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

Breaking News. The mystery is solved. Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright revealed that he is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto...

May 2 2016, 3:14am CDT

Dolomedes Briangreenei: Newly Discovered Australian Spider Swims and Eats Toads

Dolomedes Briangreenei: Newly Discovered Australian Spider Swims and Eats Toads

A novel spider from Australia is aquatic and devours toads. It may come useful in the fine art of pest eradication in the Land...

Mar 10 2016, 3:39am CST

Australian Police Finds Crystal Meth Worth $700 Million in Gel Bra Inserts

Australian Police Finds Crystal Meth Worth $700 Million in Gel Bra Inserts

Huge Ice drug bust announced in Australia....

Feb 15 2016, 1:24am CST

Australian Native Grass Could Make Super-Thin Condoms

Australian Native Grass Could Make Super-Thin Condoms

Native grass from Aussie Land could be employed to make very thin male contraceptives....

Feb 10 2016, 9:17am CST

Extremely Rare Albino Turtle Spotted off Australian Beach

Extremely Rare Albino Turtle Spotted off Australian Beach

The baby turtle has pure white skin and pink eyes. The albino hatching occurs at a rate of one in many hundreds of thousands of...

Feb 10 2016, 2:51am CST

Netflix CEO Hastings at CES 2016

Netflix Blocks Australian Customers Using VPN from US Video Content

There has been a lot of back-and-forth on the possibility of Netflix blocking global customers using Virtual Private Networks (...

Jan 21 2016, 6:24am CST

‘Extinct’ Sea Snake Discovered off Australian Coast

‘Extinct’ Sea Snake Discovered off Australian Coast

Sea snake species, previously thought to be extinct, reappeared off the coast of Western Australia...

Dec 22 2015, 8:46pm CST

Australian Bees are Heavy Metal Artists, They Bang Heads to Pollinate

Australian Bees are Heavy Metal Artists, They Bang Heads to Pollinate

Aussie bees bang their heads 350 times a second to shake pollen out of a flower....

Dec 16 2015, 10:07pm CST

Rare Blue Dragon Sea Slug Washes Up on Australian Shores

Rare Blue Dragon Sea Slug Washes Up on Australian Shores

The sea slug has shockingly beautiful blue color and it rarely seen on shores...

Nov 23 2015, 10:44pm CST

Meet Real Ant Man: Australian Who Survived Outback for Six Days by Eating Ants

Meet Real Ant Man: Australian Who Survived Outback for Six Days by Eating Ants

Man recounts his experience of being stranded in the wild for six days without food and water and surviving on ants....

Nov 3 2015, 7:14am CST

Auto Experts Examine the Legality of Tesla’s Autopilot Features on Australian Roads

Auto Experts Examine the Legality of Tesla’s Autopilot Features on Australian Roads

Tesla’s Model S comes loaded with the latest 7.0 software, and it has the ability to change lanes as part of its autopilot feat...

Oct 21 2015, 4:14am CDT

Australian Police drive $270,000 McLaren 650S Supercar

Australian Police drive $270,000 McLaren 650S Supercar

The New South Wales Police department in Australia took delivery of a McLaren 650S Supercar. Car chases just became unfair....

Sep 11 2015, 3:08am CDT

Visa Checks In Melbourne Canceled Per Australian Police

Visa Checks In Melbourne Canceled Per Australian Police

Victorian Police canceled visa checks in Melbourne this weekend. There were massive protests in the city on Friday for fear of...

Aug 28 2015, 4:03am CDT

Miley Cyrus Goes Undercover as an Australian Reporter

Miley Cyrus Goes Undercover as an Australian Reporter

Miley Cyrus nails an Australian accent interviewing people on the street asking about their opinion about Miley Cyrus....

Aug 27 2015, 7:57am CDT

Australian Open 2015: Andy Murray beats Tomas Berdych to reach Grand Slam Final

Australian Open 2015: Andy Murray beats Tomas Berdych to reach Grand Slam Final

Andy Murray brought his A-game after loosing the first set from Tomas Berdych who was being coached by Andy’s former coach Vall...

Jan 29 2015, 8:26am CST

Australian Open 2015: Andy Murray beats Nick Kyrgios

Australian Open 2015: Andy Murray beats Nick Kyrgios

Andy Murray won the sets 6-3, 7-6 (7/5), 6-3 against the Aussie homeboy Nick Kyrgios and is set to face the Czech pro Tomas Ber...

Jan 27 2015, 7:42am CST

Prince Philip Knighthood Backlash continues for Australian PM

Prince Philip Knighthood Backlash continues for Australian PM

Australian PM Tony Abbott is facing a backlash for awarding an Australian Knighthood to the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip on...

Jan 27 2015, 3:43am CST

Australian Open 2015: Serena Williams beats Muguruza to play against Cibulkova

Australian Open 2015: Serena Williams beats Muguruza to play against Cibulkova

Serena Williams faces Cibulkova in the Australian Open 2015 quarterfinal....

Jan 26 2015, 4:20am CST

Caroline Wozniacki to play against Serena Williams in the Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki to play against Serena Williams in the Australian Open

Wozniacki reached Melbourne and is training for her matches against world class players like Serena Williams and Maria Sharapov...

Jan 16 2015, 8:25am CST

Australian Apple users held to ransom by Find My iPhone hacker

Australian Apple users held to ransom by Find My iPhone hacker

The users could get access once they made payments between of between $50 and $100...

May 27 2014, 3:59pm CDT

The Largest White Shark To Be Spotted and Tagged in a Australian Beach

The Largest White Shark To Be Spotted and Tagged in a Australian Beach

Australian Joan of Shark was first spotted in a beach. This appearance triggered the attention of authorities who managed to pl...

Apr 18 2014, 2:36pm CDT

Karrie Webb lands Fifth Australian Open Win

Karrie Webb lands Fifth Australian Open Win

Webb wins by one stroke...

Feb 17 2014, 9:56am CST

Australian Federal Police Arrests “Lulzsec” Hacker Leader

Australian Federal Police Arrests “Lulzsec” Hacker Leader

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has arrested the head of Lulz Security, a hacker group that has been at large since 2011. T...

Apr 24 2013, 4:17am CDT

Apple Fixes Australian Maps Issues

Apple Fixes Australian Maps Issues

No more Apple Maps users should get lost in the bush...

Dec 11 2012, 1:21pm CST

Internet Explorer 7 Tax imposed by Australian Online Retailer Kogan

Internet Explorer 7 Tax imposed by Australian Online Retailer Kogan

This is one of these ideas you only can have after a couple pints of Fosters. Australian retailer Kogan charges a tax for using...

Jun 14 2012, 8:04am CDT

Apple offers Refund to Australian iPad 4G Customers

Apple offers Refund to Australian iPad 4G Customers

Apple got under pressure in Australia for marketing the new iPad with the 4G moniker. The new iPad is not compatible with the A...

Mar 28 2012, 3:51am CDT

Australian World Solar Challenge won by Tokai University

Australian World Solar Challenge won by Tokai University

A 3,000km solar car race across Australia has a winner....

Oct 20 2011, 1:59am CDT

Apple To Australian Retailer: No Galaxy Tab For You!

Apple threatens retail chain for selling rival Samsung product...

Sep 27 2011, 1:28pm CDT

Australian ACCC forces eBay to Stop Plans to Force PayPal Only

It seems that the Australian government has stepped in and forced eBay to stop plans to force Aussies to only be able to accept...

Jun 12 2008, 9:26am CDT