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Australia

Watch Kayakers Plunge Down A Raging Waterfall In Australia

Talk about going over the edge. Pro kayakers Lachie Carracher and Andrew Hemmerle splashed into viral fame this week by plunging down the raging Dangar...

Cody Simpson Qualifies For Australia's Olympic Swim Trials

Cody Simpson, the pop singer and Broadway actor, qualified for Australia’s Olympic swim trials just months after breaking up with Miley Cyrus. “I just qualified...

Australia Abandons Local COVID-19 Vaccine After False Positive HIV Results

Clinical trials of a COVID-19 vaccine being developed by the University of Queensland in Australia and biotech firm CSL have been scrapped after participants...

Australian Family Discovers Koala Perched Inside The Christmas Tree

’Tis the season ... for adorable animals perched inside Christmas trees.  A juvenile koala became an internet sensation after an Australian family discovered her inside the house,...

Second-Largest Australian State Goes 28 Days Without Any New Infections

SYDNEY (Reuters) ― Australia’s second-largest state, Victoria, once the country’s COVID-19 hotspot, said on Friday it has gone 28 days without detecting any new...

Beachgoer Killed By Shark Along Popular Western Australia Beach

A 55-year-old man died after being attacked by a shark in Western Australia Sunday, marking Australia’s eighth shark-related death this year. The man was bodyboarding...

Fauci: Australia Has 'Done Actually Quite Well' Containing COVID-19, Unlike The U.S.

Speaking on a panel sponsored by Australia’s University of Melbourne, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci said that...

Watch People Swim Through School Of Salmon Patrolled By Sharks

Sharks cruising under some swimmers didn’t deter the humans from paddling through a large school of salmon as the predators lurked about at Australia’s...

Natalie Portman's Training For New 'Thor' Hits A Relatable Snag

Natalie Portman’s superhero training has hit a very human roadblock. The actor, who’s in Australia to play a female Thor in “Thor: Love And Thunder,”...

8 Nations Sign U.S.-Led 'Artemis Accords' For Moon Exploration

WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Eight countries have signed an international pact for moon exploration called the Artemis Accords, NASA announced on Tuesday as the U.S. space agency...

Australian Pro Surfer's Very Close Call With Shark Captured In Drone Footage

Surfer Matt Wilkinson was captured on video in a terrifying close encounter with a shark off Australia’s east coast. The Australian former pro surfer was paddling...

Feisty Tasmanian Devils Roaming Australian Mainland Again After 3,000 Years

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Tasmanian devils, the carnivorous marsupials whose feisty, frenzied eating habits won the animals cartoon fame, have returned to mainland Australia...

Cape Hatteras: A Top Family Beach

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