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Australia’s Centuries-Long Genocide Against Aboriginal People

Australia’s Centuries-Long Genocide Against Aboriginal People

For nearly two centuries, Australia pursued deliberate policies of extermination against the native people that have left scars visible to this day.
Australian Marriage Equality Supporters Win F-ck Case In Court

Australian Marriage Equality Supporters Win F-ck Case In Court

"The police have attempted to scare marriage equality activists out of speaking up against bigotry. They have failed.”
The Great Barrier Reef Could Be Global Warming’s Latest Victim

The Great Barrier Reef Could Be Global Warming’s Latest Victim

Thankfully, we still can reverse course.
Video Of The Day: Happy Australia Day!

Video Of The Day: Happy Australia Day!

If the British didn't plant their flag on Australia 228 years ago today, we wouldn't have Baz Luhrmann, wi-fi or Nicole Kidman. We're saying thanks with this gorgeous time-lapse.
What We Love This Week, Volume CXLIII

What We Love This Week, Volume CXLIII

Plus the best of autumn around the world, the faces of New York's roughest neighborhood, the globe's most terrifying skywalks, and more.
Inside Coober Pedy, Australia’s Awesome Underground City

Inside Coober Pedy, Australia’s Awesome Underground City

In this area, harsh weather and mineral wealth mean one thing: life is better lived underground.
The Earth Strikes Back: Five Places Reclaimed by Nature

The Earth Strikes Back: Five Places Reclaimed by Nature

Places reclaimed by nature, from the rabbit island of Japan's to the spider trees of Pakistan.
Tasman Island’s Dramatic Views

Tasman Island’s Dramatic Views

Take a peek at one of Australia's loveliest natural gems.
Australia, A Nation Of Extreme Weather

Australia, A Nation Of Extreme Weather

Australia's extreme weather is the latest example of how climate change increases the severity of natural events.
The Great Ocean Road, An Australian Treasure

The Great Ocean Road, An Australian Treasure

Built to commemorate the lives lost during World War One, the Great Ocean Road extends for a whopping 151 miles.
Australia’s Breathtaking Pinnacles

Australia’s Breathtaking Pinnacles

Despite how arid the region might appear in this photo, the raw material for these picturesque limestone peaks comes courtesy of seashells.