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Aug 29, 2014 06:30 PM ET // AFP
Mount Tavurvur erupted to 60,000 feet Friday, forcing planes to re-route from Australia and evacuations of local communities.
Jan 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET // AFP
An Australian agency approves dumping as much as 3 million cubic meters of dredge waste in park waters.
Jan 18, 2014 11:36 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Ecologists relocated fertile crayweed from surrounding coastal areas to two barren reefs to provide food and shelter for undersea creatures.
Jan 14, 2014 02:30 PM ET // George Dvorsky,
A NASA Earth Observatory map illustrates that it's been an anomalous winter, indeed.
The wildfires that are now threatening Sydney and other parts of Australia are burning out of control, despite intensive firefighting efforts.
Jun 21, 2013 02:55 PM ET // Christina Reed
UNESCO gave Australia a reprieve of one year to determine whether the country is taking enough protective measures to keep the World Heritage Site from being labeled as a site "in danger." Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2012 04:29 AM ET // Tim Wall
Eating poisonous invasive plants whetted the appetite of eastern Australian blue-tongue lizards for invasive cane toads.
Feb 9, 2011 08:24 AM ET // John D. Cox
Corals record flooding events in their skeletons and this last century has had the most since since 1685.
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