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  1. 1. news | 03 Jan 2015

    Tasmania's lavender bear smells potential of Chinese market

    By AFP

    » NABOWLA (AUSTRALIA) - When Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped on to the airport tarmac in Australia's smallest state Tasmania he was presented with a purple-coloured fluffy toy called Bobbie.

  2. 2. learning | 03 Jan 2014

    Antarctic "holiday" ends with helicopter rescue

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Those 52 scientists and tourists stuck on a Russian research ship in the Antarctic for ten days have now been rescued by a helicopter from a Chinese icebreaker

  3. 3. news | 16 Feb 2015

    Australian ship nears clear water after ice rescue

    By AFP

    » WELLINGTON - An Australian trawler that was trapped in Antarctic pack ice for almost a week was heading for clear water Monday after a US ship steamed to the rescue.

  4. 4. news | 08 Jan 2015

    Japan whaling ships set out for Antarctic -- to count, not hunt

    By AFP

    » TOKYO - Japanese whaling ships set sail for the Antarctic on Thursday on the look out for whales, but only to count them and take skin samples, after a UN court ordered an end to the annual hunt.

  5. 5. learning | 14 May 2014

    Antarctic ice melt "unstoppable," scientists say

    Climate news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Scientist say ice is melting in the western Antarctic at an unstoppable pace, bad news for Thai coastal areas already experiencing significant erosion.

  6. 6. learning | 24 Dec 2012

    Antarctic ice sheet warming faster than thought

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Antarctic ice appears to be melting much faster than previously thought, increasing the danger of the eventual flooding of low-lying coastal cities (e.g., Bangkok).

  7. 7. news | 03 Jan 2015

    Volvo Ocean Race fleet depart for China with Team Vestas Wind

    By AFP

    » ABU DHABI - Team Vestas Wind, the crew whose boat was grounded in the middle of the Indian Ocean, waved farewell to the rest of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet on Saturday as they set sail for the third leg to China from Abu ...

  8. 8. news | 26 Jan 2015

    Warming melting huge Antarctic glacier

    By AFP

    » SYDNEY - The largest glacier in East Antarctica, containing ice equivalent to a six-metre (20-foot) rise in global sea levels, is melting due to warm ocean water, Australian scientists said on Monday.

  9. 9. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Sea Shepherd in epic Antarctic chase

    By AFP

    » SYDNEY - Environmental activist group Sea Shepherd said Friday it has been chasing a "poaching" ship for three weeks amid heavy ice flows in an attempt to stop the crew from illegal fishing in the Southern Ocean.

  10. 10. news | 14 Feb 2015

    US icebreaker towing stricken Australian trawler

    By AFP

    » A US ship was on Saturday towing an Australian fishing trawler to open water after freeing it from Antarctic pack ice, rescue authorities said.

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