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Australian news, and some related international items

Australia Day honours for services to environment and conservation.

from Maelor Himbury, 26 Jan 22
Australia Day honours
We congratulate the following Australia Day honours recipients for services to the environment and conservation (apologies to anyone I may have missed)
Victoria
Tom BEER
Brunswick
Alan Simon FINKEL
South Yarra
Kenneth Ian GUTHRIE
Clifton Hill
Victoria Fay MARLES
Northcote
Josephine Louise JONES
Rye
Eve KANTOR
Hensley Park
John Desmond KOEHN
Ivanhoe
Kevin Charles MASON
Healesville
Lee Alexander MIEZIS
Ballarat
Sarah Jane STEPHEN
St Kilda
Madeline Jane TOWNSEND
Ballarat
Mark WOOTTON
Hensley Park
NSW
Roslynne Elizabeth HANSEN
Merimbula
Ross Anthony JEFFREE
Alfords Point
Austrelle Susan (Sue) LENNOX
Bellingen
Margaret Joy BAKER
Winmalee
Matthew Peter HANSEN
Dubbo
Roz HOLME
Joan REID
WA
Claire Lynette BRITTAIN
Claremont
Anthony Arthur FOWLER
Lynette Joan SERVENTY
Margaret River
QLD
Jo-Anne BRAGG
West End
Gordon Paul GUYMER
SA
Roger Bartram GRUND
Mary Louise SIMPSON
Burnside
John William WAMSLEY
Aldgate
Tas
John Alexander CHURCH
Battery Point

January 26, 2022 Posted by | AUSTRALIA - NATIONAL, environment | Leave a comment

Doctor reveals severe health effects from heatwaves and humidity

Doctor reveals severe health effects from heatwaves and humidity

Richard Yin, 26 Jan 22,

It’s not Covid, heart disease, obesity or diabetes. This killer is deadly silent and it’s an issue that every Australian faces.

January 26, 2022 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What drove Perth’s record-smashing heatwave – and why it’s a taste of things to come

What drove Perth’s record-smashing heatwave – and why it’s a taste of things to comeJatin Kala, 26 Jan 22,

Perth smashed its previous heatwave records last week, after sweltering through six days in a row over 40℃ – and 11 days over 40℃ this summer so far. On top of that, Perth has suffered widespread power outages and a bushfire in the city’s north.

January 26, 2022 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pandemic pollution: how COVID-19 has fuelled Australia’s waste crisis 

Pandemic pollution: how COVID-19 has fuelled Australia’s waste crisis

Amber Schultz, 26 Jan 22,

Online shopping and home-delivered food is helping contribute to the 8 million tonnes of extra plastic waste accumulated globally during the pandemic.

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“Largest offensive in Europe since World War II”: U.S. TV networks stir up war hysteria — Anti-bellum

Keep in mind that most Americans, perhaps the vast majority, receive most if not all their news (such as it is) from TV. Alexander Vindman: “Largest offensive in Europe since World War II.” “It’s all the responsibility of Donald Trump.” Senator Roger Wicker: “{Putn} is part of the effort to rebuild what Ronald Reagan called […]

“Largest offensive in Europe since World War II”: U.S. TV networks stir up war hysteria — Anti-bellum

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January 26 Energy News — geoharvey

Opinion:  ¶ “Elon Musk Not A Fan Of “Zero-Sum” Mindset” • Elon Musk isn’t a proponent of a zero-sum mindset. He’s opened up Tesla’s patents. And he’ll also soon open up the company’s Supercharger network to other automakers. He’s encouraged industry-wide electrification all along. Tesla’s mission is all about “accelerating the advent of clean transport.” […]

January 26 Energy News — geoharvey

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