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January 9, 2018
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It's so hot in Australia that bats' brains are frying
January 9, 2018 - 11:36am
January 3, 2018
An Eastern brown snake via Flickr user Takver. CC BY-SA 2.0
Australian children found dozens of eggs in a sandpit, and the contents were alarming
January 3, 2018 - 7:20am
December 27, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Entrepreneur Elon Musk in New York, Dec. 14, 2016. (Sasha Maslov/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Tesla's enormous battery in Australia, just weeks old, is already responding to outages in 'record' time
December 27, 2017 - 7:04am
August 11, 2017
Reader Opinion: Reject the lies
August 11, 2017 - 9:30am
August 8, 2017
Reader Opinion: Outstate versus metro
August 8, 2017 - 6:30am
August 7, 2017
Brighton Beach, Australia / Flickr
Flesh-eating sea bugs attacked an Australian teen's legs: 'There was no stopping the bleeding.'
August 7, 2017 - 2:58pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump congratulates Prime Minister Leo Varadkar of Ireland during a phone call from inside the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
'This deal will make me look terrible': Full transcripts of Trump's calls with Mexico and Australia
August 3, 2017 - 1:48pm
June 28, 2017
Cardinal George Pell gestures as he talks during a news conference for the presentation of new president of Vatican Bank IOR, at the Vatican July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile/File photo
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
June 28, 2017 - 8:52pm
February 2, 2017
President Donald Trump, seated at his desk with National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, center, and senior advisor Steve Bannon, speaks by phone with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington Jan. 28, 2017. Jonathan Ernst / Reuters
Tense call between Trump, Australian leader strain longtime ties
February 2, 2017 - 5:47pm
Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looks at his phone during House of Representatives Question Time in Parliament House, Canberra, Australia, November 9, 2016. AAP/Lukas Coch/via REUTERS/File Photoplay button
'Dumb deal' drags Australia-U.S. ties to new low after tense Trump call
February 2, 2017 - 7:19am
January 29, 2017
Screen grab from video taken at the Australian Reptile Park of spider milking as part of the country's anti-venom program. Reutersplay button
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 25, 2017
Nicaraguan girls dancing at a pre-election celebration. “Nicaragua: The Biggest Little Country in the World” will be the topic for the upcoming Cultural Thursday event scheduled at noon and 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.
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Cultural Thursday series to begin Feb. 2
January 25, 2017 - 10:28pm
November 29, 2016
A man snorkels in an area called the "Coral Gardens" near Lady Elliot Island, on the Great Barrier Reef, northeast of Bundaberg town in Queensland, Australia, June 11, 2015. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo
Scientists record biggest ever coral die-off on Australia's Great Barrier Reef
November 29, 2016 - 10:24am
August 7, 2016
The continent of Australia, which rides on the world's fastest-moving continental tectonic plate, is heading north so quickly that map co-ordinates are now out by as much as 1.5 meters (4.9 feet), say geoscientists. BrainerdDispatch.com illustration
Australia's tectonic speed leaves cartographers behind
August 7, 2016 - 1:16pm
June 6, 2016
A juvenile specimen of the recently-discovered Australian Peacock spider, Maratus Albus, sits on the nib of a pencil in this undated picture taken in Western Australia's Nuytsland Nature Reserve. Jurgen Otto/Handout via REUTERS
New spider species discovered: "People who hate spiders confess that they actually can't help loving these..."
June 6, 2016 - 10:57am
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