The sixth-largest country by land area, Australia is among the wealthiest nations in the world, with an economy driven by mining and the export of natural resources such as bauxite, coal, iron, natural gas and uranium. It is a sporting powerhouse and boasts a landscape that ranges from a vast desert to green tropical forests. It's home both to the world's largest coral system, the Great Barrier Reef, and modern marvels like the Sydney Opera House.

Butterfly Effect: The Truth Behind Macron’s Trumpian Tantrums

America’s differences with its European allies go much deeper than a fleet of submarines.

Ready to Be Hypnotized by Tasmania’s Rainforests?

From soft sand and wild rivers to long trekking trails, Tarkine in Tasmania has you covered.

Butterfly Effect: Can Cold Alaska Yield a Thaw With Beijing?

The top diplomats of America and China are meeting in frosty Anchorage on Thursday.

Are Fish and Chips Killing Great White Sharks?

Cape Town has gone from being a great white hot spot to almost zero sightings.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Butterfly Effect: What America's Friends Love About Trump

America's major allies and partners want the next president — whoever it is — to continue with Trump's tough approach with China.

Why This Aussie WNBA Star Is Tackling Racial Injustice

Ezi Magbegor is a burgeoning star who has already made a name for herself as an advocate for social justice in Australia.

Undercover Down Under

Want to be a PI and chase bad guys? Sure.

The Young Star Who Says Virtual Events Are Not the Future

Holly Rankin, aka Jack River, is not only a fast-rising alt-pop talent but also a sustainable concert promoter.

How Australia Is Countering China With Pacific Soft Power

The Australian government is airing popular TV shows in several Pacific island nations in a reversal from past budget cuts.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Butterfly Effect: Tulsa's Empty Stands Will Embolden China

At a moment when everyone thought Beijing would be on the defensive, it is donning a more aggressive posture than we've seen in decades.

How New Indigenous Languages Are Changing Australia

The surprising emergence of these languages comes as the traditional ones spoken by Australia's indigenous people are rapidly dying out.

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