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Tuesday November 21, 2017
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WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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How a digital revolution in pollen counting could save lives

08:23 EDT

When you see the pollen count on the weather report, do you know it relies on a person manually gathering the information using 1940s technology? Unlike other environmental monitoring equipment, our pollen-counting method has hardly advanced in the last 70 years.

Trusting in science pays off for farmers reaping better than average after a dry start

16:44 EDT

Aside from dirt, there's probably just one thing the rolling green fields of France have in common with the sun-baked paddocks of Australia.

Desert frogs come alive in Red Centre's outback following a week of heavy rains

13:31 EDT

Following a week of wet weather, native desert frogs are out in full vocal force in parts of central Australia.