WORLD NEWS

January 10, 2018

'Firehawk' raptors do spread bushfires

For many years, indigenous Australian sacred ceremonies about fire-spreading birds were considered to be based on myth and were not given much attention by most scientists. […]
January 10, 2018

Family plucked from debris among mudslides

A family of five have been plucked from the debris of their home in a dramatic rescue amid devastating mudslides in California. Source: world
January 10, 2018

A tall tale: Astronaut sorry for height claim

A Japanese astronaut who wrongly claimed he had grown 9cm (3.5in) taller in space has apologised for a “mis-measurement”. Source: world
January 10, 2018

Choppers fly stranded tourists out of ski resort

Helicopters are flying stranded tourists out of upmarket ski resort Zermatt and the vital train line could soon reopen after the town was deluged by at […]