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Photographer slams Lambie's use of policewoman in burqa image

Lana Slezic is the photographer who took the provocative image of a woman wearing a full-length blue burqa and pointing a gun. She has told ABC she is appalled this portrait of Afghanistan's first female police officer - Malalai Kakar - has been used by Jacqui Lambie in her campaign to ban the Islamic dress in Australia.

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Comment: Are diet soft drinks making us fat?

The first zero-calorie sweetener, saccharin, was invented 135 years ago. The first campaign against its use took off not long after. When the original commissioner of the FDA proposed to ban the additive, it took a fiat from the president to stop him.

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Science for a Healthy Environment

In the third lecture Professor Suzanne Cory reflects on her other great passion, the environment, and warns that 'humankind is fouling the nest' and that if action is not taken soon, by 2100 Earth will be hotter than any time in the last few million years making mass species extinctions and global human conflicts over energy and water inevitable.

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Why dogs don't like to be hugged

It's great to show our four-legged best friends how much we love them, but maybe hugging should be taken off the list. Here's how to tell if your dog does (or doesn't) appreciate your squeezes.

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