This Is What Australia's Recycling Crisis Looks Like
In 2018 China stopped accepting our recyclable waste. We've been dumping it in landfill and stashing it in warehouses ever since.
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A Seal Helped Police Pull Off a $1 Billion Drug Bust
A gang of international drug smugglers was thwarted when a disgruntled elephant seal cornered them on the beach, forcing their arrest.
Climate Change Is Turning Australia Into a Fiery Hellscape
A historic rainforest has been destroyed, and one fire in northeastern Australia has burned an area larger than Washington, D.C.
The Manus Island Detention Centre is Nearly Empty
There are just six asylum seekers and refugees left in the controversial offshore processing facility, with most of them being transferred to Port Moresby.
Farmer Jailed for Smuggling ‘Outstandingly Dangerous’ Batches of Garlic into Australia
Thousands of garlic bulbs imported under the guise of 'office supplies' could have contained the single biggest threat to Australian biosecurity.
Massive BBQ Planned Next to Home of Vegan Who Sued Neighbors Over Meat Smells
More than 4,000 people have responded to the Facebook event saying that they'll be attending, and another 10,000+ say that they're interested.
A Vegan Took Her Neighbours to the Supreme Court for Their Backyard Barbecues
"All I can smell is fish," said the Australian massage therapist, who is convinced her neighbours are grilling meats just to spite her.
Australian Farmers Are Developing Broccoli Pills to Reduce Organic Waste
It's thought that capsules containing an entire serving of vegetables could be the future of food.
One of Australia’s Most Expensive Police Cars Caught Fire After Being Parked on Some Grass
The $200,000 vehicle's state-of-the-art crime fighting technology somehow set fire to the grass, then itself.
Footage of an Australian Guy Fishing from a Drone Is Being Investigated by Authorities
It's not clear whether using a homemade drone to lift yourself into the air is illegal in Australia.
This Australian Scientist Is Sending Cancer Cells Into Space to See if They Survive
Experiments on Earth suggest that cancer cells are radically affected by near-zero gravity conditions.
Here are Some of the Toxic Chemicals Being Found in Australian Ecstasy
From PMA to NBOMe, we rounded up the most common alternatives to MDMA being used in Australia.