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Science Daily: New research has revealed the tiny minority of fishers who poach on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) think the illegal practice is justified, because they believe 'everyone else is doing it.' <!-- more --> ......
Public Technologies: Are you dreaming of a job that pays you to travel? When it comes to the best jobs for people who love to travel, competition can be stiff and salaries aren't always something to boast about back home, but with the opportunity to hop between some of the world's...
Xinhua: MANILA, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- DefeatedIslamic State militants from the Middle East are seeking refuge in the southern Philippines hoping to open a Southeast Asian front in the region, a rebel leader said on Tuesday. Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) chair Al...
Belfast Telegraph: If there's one thing we learned from Sir David Attenborough's Blue Planet II, it's that we're not doing nearly enough to look after the environment. Two-thirds of the Great Barrier Reef has been damaged as a result of climate change, more than 14 billion...
DNA India: HurricanesIrma and Maria tore through the Caribbean last year. But it’s a misconception that the entire region was devastated. Only a handful of the 7,000 islands were damaged. And, recovery in most of the affected countries has been...
Public Technologies: Representatives from schools and organisations in the Mackay region joined forces yesterday to workshop ideas for local actions that will help the Great Barrier Reef and reefs across the globe. The Great Barrier ReefMarine ParkAuthority led the ReefGuardian...
Public Technologies: The Great Barrier ReefMarine ParkAuthority will today welcome Our LadyHelp of Christians School in Earlville to the ReefGuardian Schools program, supporting students, teachers and parents to become Reef champions. There will be a special assembly where the...
This is Money: Almost 50 years ago, a 22-year-old unknown English actress named Helen Mirren boarded a plane in London and made the long flight to Australia to shoot the film Age of Consent. "That was an amazing experience for me," Mirren, now 72 and one of the great actors...
This is Money: George Harrison made a secret trip to the US incognito five months before Beatlemania crossed the pond, his estranged sister has revealed. The music legend slipped into the country in September 1963 without fanfare, travelled the Midwest and played with a...
This is Money: George Harrison made a secret trip to the US incognito five months before Beatlemania crossed the pond, his estranged sister has revealed. The music legend slipped into the country in September 1963 without fanfare, travelled the Midwest and played with a...