Australia

DEBORAH GOUGH writes in the Age: SCORES of starving and pain-ridden kangaroos have been culled after developing tooth and bone deformities from breathing and ingesting fluoride emissions. Many more are believed to…



ASHER MOSES writes in the Sydney Morning Herald:

Groups opposing the government’s internet censorship plans have condemned attacks on government websites, saying it will do little to help their cause, while Communications Minister Stephen Conroy called them “totally irresponsible”.

Hackers connected with the group Anonymous, known for its war against Scientology, this morning launched a broad attack on government websites.



From ZDNET Australia: Google has agreed to remove from its search index links to a satirical website that allegedly promotes racist views of indigenous Australians. Aboriginal man Steve Hodder-Watt recently discovered the…



Bonnie Malkin in Sydney reports for the Telegraph: A giant iceberg double the size of Sydney Harbour is on a slow but steady collision course with Australia, scientists have said. The mammoth…