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The city on the edge of the forest

Hobart is especially vulnerable to attack by wildfire. Here’s a new idea to help make it safer. Residents of Hobart don’t need to be reminded of this city’s unique mix of spectacular scenery, old settlement and vibrant, diverse population. We … Continue reading

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Growing awareness of the issues that matter

Getting our heads around what lies ahead and what we can do about it. In this last month of summer, two events in Hobart highlight a widening, deepening awareness of what climate change will mean as this century wears on. … Continue reading

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“A massive, surging, irresistible force”

The Australian government seems to take little pride in the fact that a handful of our doctors has won the world’s top gong. Malcolm Turnbull is rarely stuck for words, but the award of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize to … Continue reading

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