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GOLD! Huge $315K Nugget Unearthed in Australia

An Australian amateur prospector has hit the proverbial jackpot: he unearthed a huge gold nugget weighing 5.5 kilograms (12 pounds).

Cooler Weather Aids Australia Firefighters

Cooler weather Wednesday helped firefighters douse blazes across Australia which have destroyed a handful of homes and killed thousands of livestock, but some 30 still raged out of control.

Supermoon in Sydney, Australia. 

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Koala Under Threat in Australia

For the first time, the Australian government has listed the koala as a threatened species in parts of the country.

The species faces “numerous threats including from climate change, disease and habitat loss,” according to the Guardian.

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Baby Penguin Chicknappers Caught and ‘Dirk’ is Rescued

Dirk, a fairy penguin stolen from an Australian marine park, has been safely returned, but not before being hounded by a dog and chased by another animal, possibly a shark.

Police allege three young men broke into Sea World on Queensland’s Gold Coast on Saturday night, swam in the dolphin enclosure and then stole seven-year-old Dirk as they made their escape.

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