Queensland fruit fly, one of Australia's most economically damaging pests, is becoming a danger for the nation's horticulture industry that is worth 6.9 billion Australian dollars. The Q-fly is quite a mobile insect capable of infecting massive range of major fruit and vegetable crops like stone and tropical fruits.
Scientists have revealed that climate change is likely to cut off larger waves along Australia's central east coast in next few decades. The increase in greenhouse gases will reduce the number of days with large ocean waves more than four meters high by 40% by the end of this century.
According to NBN, some phone and Internet users in Brunswick and South Morang face the risk of disconnections if they do not apply to their Internet service provider to join the National Broadband Network.
The NBN Co is urging residents and businesses in Brunswick and South Morang to update their phone and Internet to the NBN before the disconnection of their current services in May.
According to a MacRumors report, the first images of the supposed iPhone 6 - the much-speculated next-generation version of the Apple iPhone - have recently surfaced online, courtesy Australian writer Sonny Dickson.
Close on the heels of Panasonic's announcement of its new Lumix GH4 camera with 4K video-recording capability, Blackmagic Design has announced that it has started shipping its much-awaited Production Camera 4K camera. The camera is now available now from Blackmagic Design resellers across the world.
Josie Lim and her family spotted a giant jellyfish stranded belly-up on a beach south of Hobart in Tasmania. They immediately informed the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and also sent a photo of species to them.