And while the beauty, weather, quality of life, and vibrancy of its restaurant scene make Melbourne a great place to live, its location and climate also make it a prime spot for the prevalence of potentially lethal food allergies.
Our guest today is Dr Peter Ellyard, a futurist, strategist, speaker and author living in Melbourne, Australia. He is known for his unique perspectives on global trends and emerging global markets. He talks to us about the role that “planetism” and the rising global middle class has on the future of the species and preventing...
Laser pointers bought legally for less than $AU30 are a threat to eyesight - with one pointer found to be 127 times over the Australian legal limit. RMIT University researchers in Melbourne, Australia, found that green lasers were most...Show More Summary
A safe, stable city, with great schools, rich culture, solid infrastructure and reliable health care might sound like a place that’s hard to find. But that’s what awaits you in Melbourne, Australia, which was named the most livable city...Show More Summary
What makes a city liveable is the big question: are their criteria the right ones?
An elderly couple from Melbourne, Australia shared their incredible love story in an interview with the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC). Sigi and Hanka Siegreich (91 and 93) fell in love at first sight while imprisoned at the Czestochowa Nazi concentration camp in Poland during World War II. Show More Summary
The Edmund Burke’s Club of Melbourne is holding its second annual conference on…
On a Saturday morning in April of 2014, Nenad Macesic, a thirty-one-year-old doctor-in-training, received an urgent phone call from the emergency room of Austin Hospital, just outside Melbourne, Australia. Lean and taut, with a swirl of dark hair, Macesic resembles an aspiring urban d.j. Show More Summary
Submitted by Erico Matias Tavares via Sinclair & Co., Prof. Harry Redner was Reader at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, as well as visiting professor at Yale University, University of California-Berkeley and Harvard University. Show More Summary
Melbourne was bravely proclaiming that perhaps things weren’t too bad economically here (even if Sydney, South Australia and Tasmania were in trouble)… but then the ships came in. Seven in all – five of them big ships- disgorged 1356 bounty … Continue reading ?
Andrew McDonald, the former Australia allrounder, has been confirmed as the new coach of the Melbourne Renegades
Sydney (AFP) – Tim Cahill is returning to Australia to end his career playing in the A-League for Melbourne City, putting to rest speculation over the talismanic striker’s future. The 36-year-old, who is Australia’s top goalscorer, signed...Show More Summary
Connected to the South Morang railway line tracks until Clifton Hill, the Hurstbridge suburban railway line in Melbourne, Australia, is being upgraded with the aim of improving the frequency and reliability of services in Melbourne's north-east.
Teenagers who regularly play online video games tend to improve their school results, according to new research from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. But school students who visit Facebook or chat sites every day are more likely...Show More Summary
Susan Sarandon is all smiles while arriving on the red carpet for An Evening with Susan Sarandon held at Regent Theatre on Thursday (August 7) in Melbourne, Australia. The 69-year-old actress, who is in Australia as a guest of the La Dolce Vita Italian Festival, was honored at the event for her film career and [...]
Susan Sarandon was the guest of honour at a luncheon in Melbourne, Australia for the festival La Dolce Italia, to impart her sage wisdom, anecdotes, and a deliver a casual sledging to a reality star. SEE ALSO: Jennifer Aniston is fed...Show More Summary
Retail | Melbourne, VIC, Australia Categories: Extra Stupid Technology Tags: Retail "My computer made a bang noise, stopped working, then there was a weird smell... Is that a bad thing?" (Read more...) The post Makes You Want To ‘Bang’ Your Head Against The Wall appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
The Flight Deal has a great fare tonight where you can fly to Australia for less than $1,000. These fares leave from San Francisco or Dallas and arrive in Melbourne or Sydney. From their post: Fare Availability: Sydney: Valid for travel...Show More Summary
You've been trying for years to perfect your b-boy moves, but unfortunately, this juvenile orangutan will always be better than you. Dewi from Melbourne Zoo in Australia has crazy dance skills, pulling off that spinning-on-the-ground thing you've been trying to do for ages. Show More Summary
The Australian Financial Review reports that US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx is in Melbourne and Sydney this week to promote private sector investment in US infrastructure. Foxx tells AFR that Australian investors have aShow More Summary