New class of European Space Agency astronauts announced

Three Britons, including the first-ever “paraastronaut”, are part of the European Space Agency’s first new astronaut group in nearly 15 years. John McFall, Rosemary Coogan and Megan Christian were included in the list of 17 men and women selected from 22,523 applicants. They hope to follow in the footsteps of current British astronaut Tim Peake,


Echuca residents consider class action lawsuit

Residents of Echuca, Victoria are threatening class action lawsuit over a flood dam that failed to protect their property. Stormwater from the dry section of the artificial flood dam is pumped to the flooded side to throw the water back into the Murray River. Echuca resident Erin McCann says “this whole wrong side of the