Ben Simmons can be NBA great after stellar year with Philadelphia 76ers, if he can learn to shoot

Ben Simmons can be NBA great after stellar year with Philadelphia 76ers, if he can learn to shoot

By Mark Douglass Posted May 10, 2018 12:54:59 Photo: Australian Ben Simmons has enjoyed a remarkably rookie season in the NBA with Philadelphia 76ers. (Reuters/USA TODAY: Bill Streicher) Related Story: Ben Simmons is finally looking like a rookie as his team prepares to exit the NBA playoffs Related Story: Bogut …

Hollywood given $140m incentive to shoot blockbusters in Australia

Hollywood given $140m incentive to shoot blockbusters in Australia

Posted May 04, 2018 18:58:31 Hollywood studios now have an extra $140 million incentive to choose Australia as a film location. The Federal Government has formalised financial sweeteners already given to foreign movie makers to come to our shores. Currently, productions like Pirates of the Caribbean which shoot in Australia, …

Police had no choice but to shoot a Lake Macquarie postal worker, coroner finds

Police had no choice but to shoot a Lake Macquarie postal worker, coroner finds

Updated April 20, 2018 16:31:54 Video: CCTV footage of Stephen Hodge threatening his boss with a knife at Warners Bay post office (ABC News) Related Story: Police had no time to negotiate before shooting postal worker dead, inquest hears Two policemen had no option but to shoot a mentally ill …

Scientists plan to use high powered lasers to track and shoot away space junk

Scientists plan to use high powered lasers to track and shoot away space junk

Posted March 21, 2018 20:15:36 Photo: An artists impression of a ground-based laser that would be used to move debris. (Wikimedia Commons: Fulvio314) Space junk is a real problem that could trap humans forever on Earth — so now Australian scientists are working on powerful ground-based lasers to shoot it …