Australia’s US ambassador Joe Hockey accepts responsibility for 15 white men ‘mateship patrons’

Australia’s US ambassador Joe Hockey accepts responsibility for 15 white men ‘mateship patrons’

Updated July 07, 2018 12:02:37 Photo: Kevin Rudd and Malcolm Turnbull are among the patrons. (ABC News: The Killing Season; Matt Roberts) Related Story: ‘Little bit of fake news’: Trump plays down Turnbull tension in NY meeting Related Story: Patient, firm Turnbull navigates Trump’s choppy temperament Australia’s ambassador to the …

De-extinction: If we can save the white rhino, can we bring back the T-rex? – RN

De-extinction: If we can save the white rhino, can we bring back the T-rex? – RN

Posted July 06, 2018 07:00:00 Photo: Unfortunately, or perhaps fortunately, Jurassic World is unlikely to become a reality. (Supplied: Universal Pictures) Related Story: All the male northern white rhinos are dead – but they might still become fathers News that scientists have created hybrid white rhino embryos has given new …

Hybrid IVF embryos created in last-ditch attempt to save northern white rhino – Science News

Hybrid IVF embryos created in last-ditch attempt to save northern white rhino – Science News

Scientists have created hybrid white rhinoceros embryos in the lab using frozen sperm from extinct male northern white rhinoceros. Rhino teaser Key points This is the first time artificial reproductive technologies have been used to extract eggs from rhinos The eggs from southern white rhinos have been combined with frozen …

Migaloo has company with baby white humpback spotted off NSW far north coast

Migaloo has company with baby white humpback spotted off NSW far north coast

Posted July 02, 2018 19:21:18 Photo: A baby white whale has been spotted off the coast of Lennox Head. (Supplied: Kynan Wall and Out of the Blue Adventures ) Related Story: ‘Unicorn’ Migaloo spotted off the Gold Coast A baby white whale has been spotted off Lennox Head on the …

Eleanor Roosevelt and journalist Lorena Hickok’s love affair addressed in novel White Houses

Eleanor Roosevelt and journalist Lorena Hickok’s love affair addressed in novel White Houses

Posted June 28, 2018 15:49:31 Photo: Amy Bloom’s novel takes the historical facts of Lorena Hickok (left) and Eleanor Roosevelt’s (centre) “close friendship” and branches out into fiction. (Getty Images: Bettmann) Former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt is remembered as an activist, diplomat and the wife of former US president Franklin …

Marching off the mission: Aboriginal girls who took it to white Australia and won

Marching off the mission: Aboriginal girls who took it to white Australia and won

Posted June 24, 2018 09:06:11 Photo: The Cherbourg marching girls in 1958. (Supplied) It is 1962 in Brisbane and a group of teenage girls sit on an airport fence, brimming with excitement. Their mouths are wide with joy and their polished white shoes gleam in the sun, as they wait …

Pope Francis says abortion is the ‘white glove’ equivalent to Nazi eugenics program

Pope Francis says abortion is the ‘white glove’ equivalent to Nazi eugenics program

Updated June 17, 2018 07:12:58 Pope Francis has denounced abortion as the “white glove” equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics program and urged families to accept the children that God gives them. Pope Francis spoke off-the-cuff to a meeting of an Italian family association. The Vatican didn’t immediately provide a transcript …