Giant reptiles once ruled Australia. Their loss sparked an ecological disaster | Science

A huge Komodo dragon relative, Megalania, stalks a herd of giant herbivorous marsupials. Laurie Beirne BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA—Saber-toothed felines, short-faced bears, and other relentless mammals were the leading predators of... Read more »

Australia plans to tackle foreign influence at nation’s universities | Science

An advocate of the Hong Kong, China, pro-democracy demonstrations stands next to a “Lennon Wall” at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. A number of such walls have actually... Read more »

Australia continues to see steady drop in new HIV infections | Science

Aggressive promo of prophylactic usage has actually assisted curb HIV infections in Australia. This huge prophylactic in Sydney became part of a 2014 awareness project. SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images Australia... Read more »

Great Barrier Reef Experienced Five Massive Die-Offs in 30,000 Years

The reef has actually recovered from “death events” in the past, however that does not suggest it will be durable over the next couple of years. WIKIMEDIA, ACROPORA A... Read more »