On Tuesday, Morrison announced Australia would reallocate $500 million (US$339 million) over five years from existing aid funds to help the Pacific deal with the challenges of climate change. On Thursday, New Zealand also announced it would dedicate $150 million (US$97 million) to help with climate change resilience. … [Read more...] about Pacific islands wanted more action on the climate crisis. Australia said no
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Significant amounts of flora and fauna unique to Australia have been burned or killed. One group of ecologists estimated that perhaps a billion animals have been affected nationwide. Some towns have been running out of water. Others have gone up in flames completely. … [Read more...] about Russell Crowe tweets photos showing how rain has helped his Australia property heal from fires
There had been times during the long gestation of The Visitors when Harrison was tempted to scrap it and rewrite it from the perspective of women instead. Bennelong’s wife, Barangaroo, for example, was much less ready to compromise with Phillip and the other visitors during those crucial early years of the colony. While Harrison eventually decided not to take that creative route, the script retains marks of that deliberation. … [Read more...] about Is a new play about the arrival of the first fleet Australia’s answer to 12 Angry Men?
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Researchers aren't sure exactly why the later childbearing may affect endometrial cancer risk. Setiawan said it may be that hormone levels during pregnancy are beneficial in preventing cancer at older ages. Giving birth may rid the uterus of cancer-causing cells, she said, or it could be that women who are able to become pregnant later in life have healthier uteruses to begin with. [Best Age to Raise Kids? Older Parents Say 30s] … [Read more...] about Having Kids After Age 30 May Lower Cancer Risk