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Two green parrots

High fliers: pleasure-seeking parrots are using aromatic plants, stinky ants and alcohol

These parrots were spotted applying chewed pepper tree bark and shoots to their feathers and skin during preening. What are they up to?

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Friday, 17 Oct 2014
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Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin’s announcement this week that it could make small-scale nuclear fusion power a reality in the next decade has understandably generated excitement in the media

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Friday, 17 Oct 2014
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ANU medical researchers have won more than $10 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

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Thursday, 16 Oct 2014
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Scientists have found evidence for a huge mountain range that sustained an explosion of life on Earth 600 million years ago.

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Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014
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The Australian National University has launched its third free on-line astronomy course which explores the deadliest and most mysterious parts of the universe.

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