Queensland

Long-running doctors contract dispute surfaces in Queensland

Long-running doctors contract dispute surfaces in Queensland

The old dispute over doctors contracts has come to limelight in Queensland, however little can be done now as unions are of the opinion that most of the damage has already been done.

National ban on sunbeds, WA yet to implement it

National ban on sunbeds, WA yet to implement it

After the Queensland government declared a sum boycott on business sunbeds through the weekend, WA left as the main state that had not prohibited business solariums.

Western Australia is situated to accompany whatever is left of the country and boycott business sunbeds inside three months.

World’s Slowest-Moving Drop Pitched in Camera

World’s Slowest-Moving Drop Pitched in Camera

It's been a long time that a drop of tar pitch had not been captured on camera. Now it has been finally captured. After 69 years of experiment, the researchers in the laboratories of the world have finally captured it. This has been done under Pitch-drop experiments. It involves heating a sample of pitch and eventually pouring it into a sealed glass funnel.

Health of Great Barrier Reef Goes Down

Health of Great Barrier Reef Goes Down

It has now been officially announced that the Great Barrier Reef's health has downgraded, turning poor from moderate.

The report found that the reef has lost almost half of its coral in the last generation. The reason behind the same is probably the chemical runoff from farms and cyclones on the coast alongside the reef.

White Whale Spotted off Central Queensland Coast is Unlikely to be Migaloo

White Whale Spotted off Central Queensland Coast is Unlikely to be Migaloo

According to experts, a white whale spotted off the central Queensland coast is unlikely to be the famous humpback Migaloo. Considering previous years, it is still too early for the 14m-long albino male to pass through. He usually makes the migration to north later in the year.

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