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Jul 12, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Genelle Weule, ABC Science
Oral histories reveal that Aboriginal language groups have uses specific stars to remember waypoints while traveling.
Jul 2, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
The findings provide new insights into kangaroo locomotion, and could also have applications in advanced robotics.
May 7, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Animals such as the bandicoot, quoll and tree possum are in dramatic decline in the country's north, and feral cats could be the cause.
Apr 17, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Jason Major
Hot young stars blaze at the center of a vast cloud of interstellar hydrogen gas in this stunning new observation by the awesomely powerful MPG/ESO 2.2-meter telescope at the La Silla Observatory. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2014 02:19 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's Mars rover is exploring a region nicknamed "the Kimberly" after an Australian region -- but it seems the area is a little more 'Australian' than mission managers thought. Continue reading →
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 26, 2014 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The first shark caught under a controversial new Australian culling policy aimed at reducing fatal attacks was shot dead Sunday.
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.
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