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Revenge of the Bees: How I Nearly Lost my Ear in Australia

Dr. Chris Martine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Dr. Chris Martine

I am but a mild-mannered botanist -- and certainly more of a lover than a fighter. But after a decade of studying the unusual sexual habits of "bush tomatoes" in the northern Australian wilds, my voyeurism may have finally caught up with me.

President Obama To Visit Darwin, Australia's Frontier Town

Posted 01.07.2012 | Travel

President Barack Obama has accepted Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard's invitation to visit Darwin, the Northern Territory city that serves as a...

Australia's Cane Toad Invasion Solved ... With Sausage

BBC News | Victoria Gill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Scientists in Australia have designed a cane toad "sausage" that could help protect vulnerable predators from the poisonous toads. The researchers ...