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South Australia: Innovators in Democracy and Public Engagement

Will Friedman, Ph.D | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics
Will Friedman, Ph.D

If, as the quip goes, democracy is the worst form of government except for all the others, that doesn't mean we should accept its limitations. And we haven't.

Wild Goat Chills With Kangaroos, Thinks He's Part Of The Family

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.29.2015 | Good News

Sometimes, family has nothing to do with biology, and this picture proves it. TOLERANCE. In all the years I have been selling properties at Seafor...

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 06.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

"I think we're not in Kansas..." leaps to mind during the descent into Adelaide, South Australia -- having left San Francisco more than 22 hours ago. ...

18 Reasons Why Australia Is Travel Heaven

minube | Posted 07.27.2014 | Travel

With it's vast and varied landscapes, unique wildlife, and white-sand beaches, Australia is one of the most interesting continents around.

20 Reasons Why South Australia Is the Trip of a Lifetime

Shivya Nath | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Shivya Nath

A team from Sydney University traveled to 10,000 Australian beaches, evaluating them on the colors of the water, cleanliness and privacy, and voted the virgin Vivonne Bay beach on South Australia's Kangaroo Island as the best in the country.

Scientists Discover Crater Caused By Huge Ancient Asteroid

Reuters | Michael Sin | Posted 04.20.2013 | Science

By Michael Sin SYDNEY (Reuters) - A strike from a big asteroid more than 300 million years ago left a huge impact zone buried in Austra...

PHOTOS: Capturing Spring In Australia's Historic Wine Region

Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen | Posted 12.23.2012 | Travel
Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen

At this time of year in the U.S., the sunlight suddenly seems less vibrant, summer fruits give way to root vegetables in farmers markets, and it feels as if the holidays and winter's chill are just around the corner. Don't you wish you could step into a time machine and head back to spring, with the first splash of green and the promise of summer? That's what we've done for the past few winters, while researching our book, "Wines of the Southern Hemisphere," and there really is something special about springtime in the Barossa.

WATCH: Shark Cage Diving In Australia

Kevin Richberg | Posted 09.28.2012 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

What surprised me was that following the initial excitement of seeing the sharks up close, my mood turned quite quickly to being calm and peaceful.

Adelaide, South Australia: Much To Offer, Too Seldom Visited

Ellen Sterling | Posted 08.30.2011 | Travel
Ellen Sterling

That Adelaide was freely settled is a point of great pride for its citizens. This was a city built by people who wanted to be there, not by convicts who didn't, like Sydney or Melbourne.

Way, Way Outback on South Australian Safari

Pam Grout | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

Unlike an African safari where you're just as apt to spot a herd of camera-toting tourists as you are a herd of wildebeest, a Gawler Range safari guarantees nose to snoot vantage points.

Kangaroo Island: Eco-Chic and Rugged Beauty in South Australia (VIDEO)

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

2010-11-30-kangaroo.jpgKangaroo Island and the dreamy Southern Ocean Lodge ended up being beyond my wildest dreams.

Chic Trek: Adelaide, South Australia (VIDEO)

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

I visited the charming and multifaceted city of Adelaide in South Australia for the first time last week. It's actually Australia's cultural capital -- in more ways than one -- from Edwardian architecture to a hopping urban arts scene.

Vineyards of South Australia's Barossa Valley (PHOTOS)

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

I began this trip a wine-loving newbie but believe I have been transformed into a major shiraztafarian through this epic S. Oz journey.

South Australia 10 Years Ahead Of Renewable Energy Target

Treehugger | Warren McLaren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The ninth wind farm in South Australia just opened on the Barunga Ranges near Snowtown. Its 47 turbines, installed by Trust Power of New Zealand, (who...