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Darwin Australia

Sea Snake And Horrifying Fish Get Locked In Battle To The Death

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 09.02.2015 | Science

This circle of terror is, unfortunately, a very real battle of the poisonous captured off the coast of Australia, as if the country didn't have enough...

Riding the Rails Proves There Are No Strangers on a Train

Christine Negroni | Posted 04.11.2015 | Travel
Christine Negroni

To travel by train is to see long and narrow swaths of geography. On the riders' side of the window, another ever-changing view unfolds as foreigners and locals meet, mingle and sometimes mystify.

Flourishing Aboriginal Art

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 04.07.2015 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Recently I traveled up through the Northern Territory near Darwin to a prime site for rock paintings in and around Kakadu National Park. While my visits to expressive rock carvings and paintings were fascinating, I was most interested in seeing the art that is being produced in recent times.

There Are No Alligators Here! Kakadu National Park

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 01.24.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

My recent trip to the Northern Territory of Australia was one of the best I've taken - dramatic landscapes, red earth, interesting outposts, luxury trains, and crocodiles - really big crocodiles!

Top 10 Reasons to Visit the Northern Territory of Australia

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 01.13.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

1. Uluru or Ayers Rock: An impressively large, red sandstone monolith rising from the Central Australian desert. A spiritual and sacred place for the ...

Bachelorettes Mistake Police For Male Strippers At Humpty Doo Tavern

Posted 07.06.2012 | Weddings

It was an honest mistake. A group of Australian women celebrating a bachelorette party mistook three police officers for male strippers when they s...

The Road to War in Asia

Eric Margolis | Posted 01.22.2012 | World
Eric Margolis

Clever diplomacy, not more Marines, is the answer. The over-extended American Raj has got to face strategic reality or it risks going the way of the Soviet Empire.

Customer Allegedly Firebombs Insurance Business In Darwin, Australia

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DARWIN, Australia (AP) -- A disgruntled customer wheeled a shopping cart loaded with gasoline-filled jerry cans and lit fireworks into an Australian i...