After Eugenie Bouchard’s dazzling run to the semifinal of the Australian Open, the 20-year-old is now being dubbed as the new "Golden Girl" of women’s tennis. However, those of you that follow the WTA closely will have noticed a surge of young talent coming through—all desperate to become the next Maria Sharapova. Show More Summary
The BNP Paribas Open is underway in Indian Wells. Along with the excitement associated with the biggest tournament since the Australian Open comes a slew of questions facing tennis' biggest stars. With the exception of Serena Williams...Show More Summary
A favorite among players and fans alike, the BNP Paribas Open begins in Indian Wells on Wednesday, the first major event of the season for both tours since the Australian Open. Just over a month ago, Stanislas Wawrinka sent shock-waves through the tennis world after defeating Rafael Nadal in the final in Melbourne, skyrocketing him to No. Show More Summary
An Australian warship in route to the Middle East for anti-piracy operations rescued 13 Iranians who had been adrift in the open sea for five days, according to AFP. The beleaguered sailors were floating on pieces of their boat that had been hit by an unidentified craft days earlier. Show More Summary
Kaldor Public Art Projects celebrate their 45th anniversary with an open call-out to Australian artists
Australian baggy scene revivalists Jagwar Ma will be in North America next week, starting in Austin during SXSW playing one of Red Bull Sound Select's shows on 3/13 (RSVPs are open for these shows) and then touring around till...
Well, it was quite the week in tennis. The ATP featured three resonant finals, while the WTA produced two competitive finals, one of them featuring recent Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova. That was just part of the noteworthy...Show More Summary
When photographer Claire Martin first heard about Faerieland, a sanctuary close to the eastern Australian coast for gay men who crave a quieter and more open way of life, she was instantly enamored. Stretched over 134 acres of re-growth rainforest, it's a place for those who seek meditation, communication, physical and emotional nakedness. Show More Summary
Season two of House of Cards is finally out, and it’s amazing. Not as amazing, however, as this recut opening title sequence featuring Australia’s capital, Canberra, looks. It actually makes the nation’s roundabout capital look half-interesting. More »
Australian electronic music band Cut Copy has put out a new video featuring some 200 3D-printed figurines. And as an added bonus, you can download the video as an open source BitTorrent bundle to make your own version. Read more...
Opening here in the States on March 28, we now have the Australian trailer and art for Gareth Evans’ The Raid 2: Berandal, which Rayn Daley raved about out of the Sundance Film Festival. Starring The Raid‘s Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian and Donny Alamsyah, as... Read More
Kylie Minogue covers the 15th anniversary issue of GQ Australia with model twins Jordan and Zac Stenmark. She poses between the genetically blessed brothers in a black swimsuit looking hotter than any 45-year-old has a right to! The “Into The Blue” diva also opens up about her romance with late INXS frontman Michael Hutchence in... More »
There’s little rest for the weary in the world of tennis. Barely one month following the conclusion of the Australian Open, the WTA has already hosted four events, with last week’s Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships marking the third...Show More Summary
Two months into the New Year, Novak Djokovic woke up this morning having spent a grand total of 11 hours and 18 minutes at the office. That was the aggregate elapsed time of all the matches he played at the Australian Open — his only...Show More Summary
After a promising Australian Open, Roger Federer is looking to continue his fine form at the ATP Dubai Duty Free. The 32-year-old won his opening round match 6-1, 6-4 over Benjamin Becker. Down 3-2 in the second set, Federer whipped out a vintage between-the-legs shot to steal a point when it looked like he was toast. Still got it: Join the conversation about this story »
The animated tale of a pair of 3-D printed little people on an urban adventure that accompanies the electronic group's "We Are Explorers" can be re-created via a Bittorrent download. Australian electronic band Cut Copy paired with another...Show More Summary
Over the past nine years, tennis has been absolutely dominated by the Big Four. Rafael Nadal, Rodger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray had combined to win 34 of 35 majors before this year's Australian Open. Stanislas Wawrinka shocked...Show More Summary
Maybe Stanislas Wawrinka’s surprising Australian Open title was an anomaly in men’s tennis, but that has only fueled more speculation for media and fans who wonder how much more will change in 2014. For the most part, the top two players,...Show More Summary
Alfa Romeo’s heroic new 4C coupe will make its Australian debut at Phillip Island this weekend, the company has confirmed. Appearing ahead of its local sales launch, the 180kW 4C will act as safety car for the opening round of the 2014 World Superbike Championship. Show More Summary
Australian artist Matthew Bax, founder of several other successful cocktail ventures, opens up shop in Munich with Gamsei, a new artesian cocktail bar. Inspired by “Bavarian culture, and their closeness to nature,” Bax presents a minimalistic cocktail bar, serving pure… Look Inside Gamsei Artesian Cocktail Bar in Munich, Germany is a post by Thomas Welch on Selectism.