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Why do these Nike sunglasses cost $395?

Nike's new Vaporwing sunglasses for runners may not have any electronics, but according to Nike Vision a lot of technology went into building them.

By February 8, 2016

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Hundreds of newly found galaxies may unravel gravitational space mystery

Hundreds of Galaxies lurking near the Milky Way could help explain an anomaly known as the Great Attractor.

By February 9, 2016

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Ancient miracle meteorite saved from Australian outback

Researchers raced against time and weather to recover a 4.5-billion-year-old hunk of rock from outer space.

By January 7, 2016

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Smart home saviour: Man saves house from Australian bushfires with an app

As bushfires raged through South Australia, a man watched the flames approach his farm while he was 3,000km away, but not entirely helpless to act.

By November 26, 2015

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Australian Roads Minister's stern reminder: Hoverboards are banned

Marty McFly made them cool and Justin Bieber has even ridden one, but a politician in Australia has played the "Christmas Grinch" warning against buying hoverboards, which are banned on local roads.

By November 24, 2015

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'Simpsons' fan fights to change Australian currency to dollarydoo

The dollarydoo was made popular in the "Bart vs. Australia" episode of "The Simpsons," and now one guy has started a petition to make it Australian's official currency.

By October 16, 2015

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The world's only opalised pearls, 65 million years in the making

The world's first opalised pearls have been found in the Australian desert, dating back 65 million years, when it was covered by an inland sea.

By February 8, 2016

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Australian police get McLaren and Aston Martin supercars

For a few weeks, police in New South Wales will get to drive around in style to help raise awareness for the Police Legacy charity.

By September 13, 2015

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From a glass box to the Red Planet: The strange journey of a Martian-in-training

Physicist and comedian Josh Richards is ready and willing to die on Mars. But first he has to survive a see-through, mocked-up habitat in Sydney, Australia.

By February 6, 2016

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Scientists catch rare footage of icy volcano erupting

Active volcano Big Ben on a sub-Antarctic island has been viewed and captured in a rare direct observation of the event.

By February 3, 2016