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Banging To Bang: The Surprising Way Male Cockatoos Attract Mates

Banging To Bang: The Surprising Way Male Cockatoos Attract Mates

Cockatoos can create and actually play the drums, new research shows. And like all drummers, they do it for the ladies.
Koalas Face Extinction In Parts Of Australia, New WWF Research Says

Koalas Face Extinction In Parts Of Australia, New WWF Research Says

The effects of urbanization have made life hard for koalas, a new World Wildlife Fund video says.
In First-Ever Australian Deep Sea Investigation, Researchers Discover Unbelievable Marine Life

In First-Ever Australian Deep Sea Investigation, Researchers Discover Unbelievable Marine Life

A team of scientists recently explored Australia's deep sea — here's what they found.
Police Dog Fired For Being Too Friendly, Given Fancy New Job Instead

Police Dog Fired For Being Too Friendly, Given Fancy New Job Instead

Gavel the German Shepherd was deemed too sociable for life on the force, so he's now officially been made Vice-Regal Dog instead.
Inside Australia’s Hapless War Against Emus

Inside Australia’s Hapless War Against Emus

In 1932, Australia went to war against an enemy like none it had ever faced before: the emu.
Faceless Fish Caught in Australia for the First Time in 140 Years

Faceless Fish Caught in Australia for the First Time in 140 Years

"It looks like two rear-ends on a fish, really," one expedition member said.
Australia May Take Away Pedophiles’ Passports In Order To Fight Global Sex Tourism

Australia May Take Away Pedophiles’ Passports In Order To Fight Global Sex Tourism

The "world first" proposal would prohibit sex offenders from leaving the country in an effort to combat pedophilic sex tourism abroad.
The Astounding Yet Tragic Tale Of The Real-Life Crocodile Dundee

The Astounding Yet Tragic Tale Of The Real-Life Crocodile Dundee

Though few know his name and his life ended in tragedy, Rod Ansell proved to be more incredible than "Crocodile" Dundee ever was.
Trump Compliments Universal Health Care Hours After Steering The U.S. Away From It

Trump Compliments Universal Health Care Hours After Steering The U.S. Away From It

"You have better health care than we do," Trump told Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
Missing Link Between Modern Dogs And Early Canids Discovered In New Guinea

Missing Link Between Modern Dogs And Early Canids Discovered In New Guinea

Humans have found a community of the elusive Highland Wild Dogs for the first time in more than half a century.
Huge Sections Of Australia’s Great Reef Are Dying

Huge Sections Of Australia’s Great Reef Are Dying

Australia's Great Barrier Reef is dying at an unprecedented rate.