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Mammal study explains 'why females live longer'

March 24, 2020 - 10:06am
Across wild mammal species, females live over 18% longer than males because of genetics and environment.
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Coronavirus: Melbourne locals celebrate vivid sunrise 'amid the chaos'

March 24, 2020 - 5:22am
Locals post images of spectacular orange skies, with many describing it as a welcome distraction.
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Antarctic seal photo wins top prize

March 24, 2020 - 12:47am
A drone photo of crabeater seals resting on an ice float is overall winner in a nature photography competition.
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Coronavirus: When will the outbreak end and life get back to normal?

March 23, 2020 - 9:00pm
The huge challenge the world faces to find an exit strategy to end the lockdowns and return to normal.
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Climate change: Earth's deepest ice canyon vulnerable to melting

March 23, 2020 - 4:16pm
Nasa scientists probe Denman Glacier which fills the deepest land gorge on Earth.
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Electric car emissions myth 'busted'

March 23, 2020 - 4:00pm
Fears that electric cars could actually increase carbon emissions are a baseless, a study suggests.
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Machine 'could quadruple' heart and lung transplants

March 23, 2020 - 1:10am
The device managed to pump oxygenated blood into both organs in a world-first procedure.
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Apollo 13: One family's agony and triumph

March 23, 2020 - 12:03am
On 11 April 1970, the Lovells watched their husband and father blast off on an ill-fated mission to the Moon.
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OneWeb increases mega-constellation to 74 satellites

March 21, 2020 - 11:18pm
The London-based start-up expands its network with a Soyuz launch from Baikonur in Kazakhstan
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Diamond samples in Canada reveal size of lost continent

March 21, 2020 - 3:01pm
A billion-year-old continent was larger than previously thought, Canadian geologists find.
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