Monster 23.8m-wave is largest ever recorded in southern hemisphere

Monster 23.8m-wave is largest ever recorded in southern hemisphere

Updated May 11, 2018 17:48:35 Photo: The solar-powered buoy is moored near New Zealand’s Campbell Island. (MetOcean Solutions: Dean Whaanga) A wave-measuring buoy in the Southern Ocean has recorded a massive 23.8-metre wave, according to a New Zealand meteorology and oceanography consultancy. “This is a very exciting event and to …

Clive Palmer seeks approval for ‘monster mine’ next door to Adani

Clive Palmer seeks approval for ‘monster mine’ next door to Adani

By national environment, technology and science reporter Michael Slezak Posted April 26, 2018 14:28:27 Clive Palmer has sought federal environmental approval for a huge greenfield coal mine in central Queensland, which documents suggest could produce 33 per cent more coal than Adani’s controversial and delayed Carmichael mine. Its viability depends …

Tassie BioBlitz bags ‘monster’ crayfish among haul of hundreds of species – Science News

Tassie BioBlitz bags ‘monster’ crayfish among haul of hundreds of species – Science News

From slime moulds to sea eagles, a BioBlitz biodiversity survey by citizen scientists has announced a haul of at least 375 species over just three days in the Tarkine region of north-west Tasmania, including a “monster” freshwater crayfish. Releasing the figures from the 2017 survey for the first time, Tarkine …