Evidence of massive water plumes on Jupiter moon Europa boosts hopes for finding alien life

Evidence of massive water plumes on Jupiter moon Europa boosts hopes for finding alien life

Updated May 15, 2018 08:39:07 Photo: Europa is one of Jupiter’s 53 moons. (NASA) A new look at old data is giving scientists a fresh reason to view Europa, a moon of Jupiter, as a leading candidate in the search for life beyond Earth, with evidence of water plumes shooting …

Trump’s embassy opening in Jerusalem is a warm embrace for Israel but a strategic blow for Palestinian hopes – Donald Trump’s America

Trump’s embassy opening in Jerusalem is a warm embrace for Israel but a strategic blow for Palestinian hopes – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 14, 2018 17:43:49 It will be a celebration the likes of which have not been seen for a very long time in Jerusalem. The opening of the US Embassy there later tonight will bring together the Israeli and US leadership in a way we haven’t seen before. Donald …

Socceroo Massimo Luongo hopes underdog tag will be advantage at World Cup in Russia

Socceroo Massimo Luongo hopes underdog tag will be advantage at World Cup in Russia

Posted May 12, 2018 05:23:57 Photo: Massimo Luongo believes he is in career-best form ahead of the World Cup. (AP: Moises Castillo, file photo) Related Story: Meet Daniel Arzani, Australian football’s next big thing Related Story: Arzani and Karacic the bolters, Cahill in Socceroos’ preliminary WC squad On the outskirts …

Tim Cahill’s World Cup hopes in the balance after elbow to the neck earns him three-game ban

Tim Cahill’s World Cup hopes in the balance after elbow to the neck earns him three-game ban

Posted April 25, 2018 12:37:51 Photo: The Socceroos and Millwall striker was charged with violent conduct by the FA. (Reuters: Steve Christo) Tim Cahill’s hopes of some much-needed game time before the start of the World Cup have been handed a blow after he was slugged with a three-game suspension. …

New cannery hopes to bring canned Australian salmon to dinner tables of Aussie families – ABC Rural

New cannery hopes to bring canned Australian salmon to dinner tables of Aussie families – ABC Rural

Australian salmon has a poor reputation with consumers, but a new cannery to be opened in Perth hopes to bring life back to an industry that is struggling to stay afloat. It has been more than two decades since Western Australia had an operational cannery. The well-known Albany cannery closed …

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger continues as hopes fade

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger continues as hopes fade

Posted April 13, 2018 07:10:31 The chances of survival for a woman who fell from a P&O cruise ship have “diminished significantly” overnight, the company says. Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and New Caledonia rescue authorities are liaising with the ship, which is conducting search and rescue in the area …

Commonwealth Games: Hopes for more swimming gold as second night commences – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Hopes for more swimming gold as second night commences – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 06, 2018 20:17:42 Kyle Chalmers has claimed gold for Australia in an incredibly strong field for the men’s 200m freestyle, adding to Australia’s medal tally on a night anticipated to provide a Commonwealth Games gold rush for the host nation. Chalmers edged out compatriot Mack Horton and Scotland’s …

Minor parties in WA have high hopes of winning office as voters drift from mainstream

Minor parties in WA have high hopes of winning office as voters drift from mainstream

Posted April 01, 2018 08:11:57 Photo: Minor parties are gaining more WA votes than ever. (Andrew O’Connor) When Nick Xenophon departed the Senate to try to force his way back into South Australian politics, some predicted he would upend that State’s entrenched two-party system and maybe even become Premier. In …

Haigh’s Chocolates opens new factory, hopes to expand around Australia

Haigh’s Chocolates opens new factory, hopes to expand around Australia

Posted March 22, 2018 16:45:01 Photo: Haigh’s plans on opening more stores around Australia and possible exporting overseas. (ABC News: Candice Prosser) At a time when many manufacturers are shutting their doors in South Australia, a local institution is bucking the trend by expanding. Haigh’s Chocolates has invested $15 million …

Hopes rising that Mathias Cormann can finish the company tax puzzle by Easter

Hopes rising that Mathias Cormann can finish the company tax puzzle by Easter

Updated March 22, 2018 19:16:12 Photo: Mathias Cormann’s colleagues are confident if anyone can solve the company tax puzzle, he can. (ABC News: Matt Roberts) Related Story: NAB chairman backs company tax cuts but says other taxes must rise Related Story: ‘We agree to disagree’: Rift opens in corporate tax …