Tagged: Australia

Sam ate a slug, became paralyzed and died

In 2010, 19-year-old Sam, an avid rugby player, was drinking with Jimmy Galvin and several more of his Australian “mates” when a slug began crawling across Galvin’s concrete patio at his home in Sydney....

Stadium Super Trucks

SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks feature identically prepared high-horsepower trucks. The versatile off-road trucks race on virtually any surface, and in 2018 will be featured at IndyCar venues, V8 Supercar races and other large...

Blue-ringed octopus

Blue-ringed octopuses are among the deadliest animals in the sea. Throughout their range in Australia and the eastern Indo-Pacific, several humans suffer bites each year. Unfortunately, some of these are fatal. In Australia where...

Patricia Piccinini

Patricia Piccinini (1965) is an Australian artist who works in a variety of media, including painting, video, sound, installation, digital prints, and sculpture. In 2014 she was awarded the Artist Award by the Melbourne...

The Bazooka

The Bazooka, a wonderfully decadent giant cannoli shell filled with 50 standard sized cannoli, is the signature creation of the bakers at Pasticceria Caruso in Sydney Australia. Recently Pasticceria Caruso participated in a Barilla...