Deep in the Himalayas sits a remote research station that is tracking an alarming trend in climate change, with implications that could disrupt the lives of more than 1 billion people and pitch the most populated region of the world into chaos.
Source: Crisis on high – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Auction records tumbled when some of Australia’s most prominent artworks went under the hammer in Sydney overnight.The Sotheby’s auction titled Important Australian Art cleared $8.96 million, with at least four works setting world auction records for their artists.
Source: Records tumble at $8.96m auction of rare and prestigious Australian artworks – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
In September, we get a great view of one of our neighbours, a beautiful star cluster, three bright planets and a penumbral eclipse of the Moon rounds off the month.
Source: September sky guide: A galaxy, star cluster, three bright planets and a faint lunar eclipse – Science News – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)