In 1992, something extraordinary happened. The first new species of large mammal had been discovered in more than half a century, and scientists hailed it as one of the most spectacular zoological discoveries of the 20th century.
Local Indigenous rangers were surprised to spot the bird on the remote Kimberley coast – a long way from home.
The blue coral snake can shock every nerve in your body with a single bite. A new study reveals how its venom works, and could lead to new pain management treatment.
AG photographer Chris Bray captured this incredible scene of two huge komodo dragons battling it out on a recent AG Society expedition to South East Asia.
A major archaeological excavation in Laos’s mysterious ‘Plain of Jars’ has unearthed an ancient burial ground dating back 2000 years.
Science & Environment
The longest total solar eclipse of the 21st century plunged Asia into daytime darkness on July 22. Watch the people who watched, and see what they saw…
The first Australian grand traverse of Chamlang in Nepalese Himalayas is underway.
China has overtaken the US as the world’s biggest polluter and Australia is partly to blame.
On This Day
In 1883 this famous volcano exploded in one of the most violent eruptions the world has seen.