An ancient and highly contagious disease has reared its ugly head over in the US, leading to one man’s death and many more...

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09th Aug. 2020 6:08 PM

“Toads are even toxic after death, so discarded toad bodies still present a significant threat to animals."

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24th Feb. 2020 7:02 AM

Drought in the Southern Downs is forcing feral pigs to scamper to new territory - causing widespread damage.

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07th Aug. 2018 1:08 PM

A CHILD in the US has become the first human case in 26 years to have been infected with the bubonic plague, leaving...

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16th June 2018 9:06 AM

SCIENTISTS have warned there is “something different” about the new Black Death outbreak spreading across the world.

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30th Oct. 2017 5:10 AM

NINE countries, including idyllic holiday destinations, have attracted warnings for the plague amid fears the killer...

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26th Oct. 2017 12:10 PM

SHUT all your windows and doors. Australia could be in the midst of a spider plague.

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21st Jan. 2017 9:01 AM

A MURAL will honour nurses killed by the pneumonic plague.

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30th June 2016 1:06 PM

FERAL pigs are in plague proportions in the Gympie region and numbers are exploding at a compound rate of 150% a year.

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29th May 2014 7:05 AM