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Woman Comes Home To Find 'Pole-Dancing' Koala
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Australian Government Accused Of Being Too Obsessed With Hugging Koalas
By Jarni Blakkarly, Reuters
The country is allegedly spending hundreds of thousands on contact with the marsupials.
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BAD NUDES: Melbourne Holds Last-Ever Naked Bike Ride (NSFW)
Aussie cyclists bare all down under.
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WATCH: Fast-Moving UFO Baffles Astrophotographers
"We were gobsmacked at this image that looked like a string of colored pearls."
Australian Artist Has Ear Growing Out Of Arm
A performance artist and professor in Perth, Australia, always has something up his sleeve: An ear. For the last nine years
Aussie Sheep Station Under Fire For Cursing At Animals
But that's not to say that anyone's going to get reprimanded. The Boorungie Station sheep ranch in New South Wales, Australia
Croc Leaves 4 Holes In Aussie Golfer's Leg
It's hard to get a hole in one, but John Lahiff got four holes in one -- of his legs. Wildlife officers are attempting to
Man Dressed As Santa Claus Robs Melbourne Post Office
This isn't the first time someone has tried to besmirch Santa's good name by robbing a business dressed in his trademark
Naked, Stick-Wielding Carjacker Gets Hogtied By Highway Drivers: Cops
"[Someone] hit him and tied the naked guy's arms and legs behind his head and left him in the dirt for the police and ambulance
Knife-Wielding Man Robs Aussie Teens Of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Although he has promised to replace the stolen doughnuts, the boys say they are too frightened to revisit the store. Since
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Charlie The Dog's Life Saved By Drinking Vodka
The pup was then hooked up to a frat boy's dream: Charlie isn't the only party dog saved by booze. In January, an American
Pothead Robs 7-11 With Chainsaw
Jake Thomas Gets Bitten By Snake 'Even Though It Was Dead'
Thomas, a volunteer at Werris Creek Cemetery, didn't want anyone to be bitten by the venomous snake, so he cut it in half
2013's Most Unusual Monsters; Strange Creatures From Seas, Lakes And Forests
Monsters popped up all over the place in 2013. They came out of oceans, lakes and forests around the world. And they didn't
Nessie Sighting Far From Mythical Home
Kayaker Trapped By Crocodile On Australian Island For 2 WEEKS
New Zealand kayaker Ryan Blair was trapped on a small island off the coast of Australia for more than two weeks by a huge crocodile, 9 News reported.
Ryan Blair, Kayaker, Trapped By Crocodile On Australian Island For 2 WEEKS
Though Blair has been receiving a good deal of media attention for his adventure, locals are not impressed. MacLeod told
Skateboarding Mice: Shane Willmott Trains Rodents To Ride (PHOTOS)
Willmott actually started his bizarre animal training 10 years ago, by teaching mice to surf, but decided he needed to give
Man Destroys Karaoke Machine With Shovel, Is Still On The Loose
Police in Tully, Australia, are hot on the trail of a 50-something fugitive who allegedly busted a karaoke machine with a
Even in Death, Scientists Make New Discoveries
Dr. Chris Martine
David Burpee Professor and host/producer of "Plants are Cool, ...
Science is a cumulative endeavor. Everything we do is built upon and inspired by the men and women who came before us. Sometimes they leave threads of things we can only hope to sew into something more whole. Today I am doing some sewing.
Australia UFO Changes Shape And Colors (VIDEOS)
"The ball changed color several times until it went orange, and then it moved slowly across the sky to hover over [the coastal
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