A baby elephant surprised zoo keepers after being born to a mum whose pregnancy they thought had failed.
Image copyright AFP Image caption Boats have been swept ashore in the Whitsunday Islands Cyclone Debbie is likely to have damaged Australia’s already beleaguered Great Barrier Reef, experts have said. The cyclone struck the Queensland coast as a category four storm, carrying winds of up to 263km/h (163 mph). Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said some […]
Image copyright kymillman.com Image caption Experts confirmed the bottle was jettisoned as part of a German oceanographic experiment in 1886 A Perth family has found the world’s oldest known message in a bottle, almost 132 years after it was thrown into the sea, Australian experts say. Tonya Illman picked up the bottle while going for […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionStephen Hawking on God, artificial intelligence and mankind’s future Stephen Hawking’s fame was founded on the research he did on general relativity and black holes. But he often stepped outside his own field of research, using his recognition to highlight what he saw as the great challenges […]