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Pakistan teen Naseem could be 'surprise package' in Australia - coach

28 Oct 2019

SYDNEY Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq is eager to see what schoolboy paceman Naseem Shah can produce on Australia's fast pitches despite concerns over the 16-year-old's readiness for the rigours of test cricket.

'Thar she blows!' Scientists use drones to monitor whale health

04 Feb 2019

The old cry of sailors sighting a whale's waterspout is taking on new meaning as scientists turn to drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, to gather samples of the fluids exhaled by the huge mammals and track their health. | Video

Australia divided: thousands expected to protest Australia Day legacy

26 Jan 2019

SYDNEY Thousands of Australians are expected to protest on Saturday as a national holiday intended to celebrate the birth of modern Australia divides the country.

From bait to plate: Blockchain platform tracks food's journey

24 Jan 2019

SYDNEY With a scan of their smartphones, consumers can now track the journey of their fish meal to ensure it's a legal, ethical and sustainable product. | Video

Australian town crowns most impressive hairstyle at inaugural 'Mulletfest'

27 Feb 2018

SYDNEY A small Australian town that claims to have created the mullet, the "short on top and sides but long at the back" hairstyle favoured by '70s rock stars, picked the best of more than 150 specimens at the weekend. | Video

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