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Big Pineapple to House Collection of Racing Cars. (Video Included)

Dan Bowden is buying the iconic Queensland tourist attraction and plans to shift his family’s Bowden’s Own collection of Australian racing cars from Buderim into the Nambour museum and include other collections from around the country. “Most racing car museums … Continue reading

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Ancient Roman Helmet sells for $A3.7Million.

AN ancient Roman helmet found in a British field by a treasure hunter with a metal detector has sold for STG2.3 million ($A3.7 million), auctioneers Christie’s say. The “exceptional” bronze cavalry parade helmet dates from the late first century or … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Aquarium (Video Included)

In November 2001, Bernard Marcus announced his idea to construct an aquarium as a present to Atlanta, Georgia that would encourage both education and economic growth. Marcus and his wife Billi visited 56 aquariums in 13 countries to research and … Continue reading

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Hunchback Dinosaur Discovered in Spain. (Video Included)

Meet Quasi-saurus – the first dinosaur to be discovered with a hunchback. This dinosaur roamed the Earth 130 million years ago in search of smaller dinosaurs and reptiles to devour. The meat eating creature was the size of a rhino – … Continue reading

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Gun Shot Survivor:-Rebuilding Chrissy’s Face. (Video Included)

(Warning Graphic Video) A US woman whose face was blown off by a shotgun has been fitted with a new “snap-on” prosthetic face. Chrissy Steltz, 27, lost her eyes, nose and a substantial part of her skull after her drunken … Continue reading

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World’s Strongest Beer.

THE world’s strongest beer can be yours for a mere £500 ($855) a bottle. The blond Belgian ale, named The End of History, is an astonishing 55 per cent alcohol by volume (ABV) and is presented in a case made … Continue reading

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Aussies are Dying as Federal Government Say no to Defence Forces

THE Federal Government has been accused of delaying a high-priority project costing just $7.5 million to improve protection for Diggers in Afghanistan. Despite Labor’s Budget pledge to spend $1.1 billion to upgrade body armour and weapons for frontline troops, the … Continue reading

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Bid for Islamic Teachings in Australian Schools.

The plan is outlined in the Learning From One Another: Bringing Muslim Perspectives into Australian Schools booklet, published during the week by the Australian Curriculum Studies Association and the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Excellence in Islamic Studies. ENGLISH.  There … Continue reading

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Fair Work Australia Stuffed up again:- Workers Face Jail.

West Australian union boss Kevin Reynolds says industrial relations in Australia are “stuffed” as construction workers still face legal action despite reaching a compromise in their dispute. More than 1,500 fly-in, fly-out workers are facing fines of up to $28,000 … Continue reading

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