Australian Aboriginal activist, actor and author

Burnum Burnum Born 10 January 1936 Died 18 August 1997(1997-08-18) (aged 61) Other names Harry Penrith (rejected name from christening) Occupation Activist, actor, author Burnum Burnum (10 January 1936 – 18 August 1997) was an Australian Aboriginal…

Oscars: The Complete Winners List

'Parasite' director Bong Joon Ho MARK RALSTON/AFP via Getty Images On Sunday night in Los Angeles, Neon's Parasite made history as the first non-English language film to win best picture at the Oscars. The film nabbed four…

Dutch communist resistance fighter and martyr

Hannie Schaft Born Jannetje Johanna Schaft (1920-09-16)16 September 1920 Died 17 April 1945(1945-04-17) (aged 24) Nationality Dutch Other names The girl with the red hair Known for Resistance fighter during World War II Monument to Hannie Schaft in…

TIL that roundabouts reduce fatalities from accidents by…

Roundabouts and Mini Roundabouts Outreach & EducationTechnical MaterialsOther ResourcesState & Federal ResearchNational Partners A roundabout is a type of circular intersection, but is quite unlike a neighborhood traffic circle or large rotary.  Roundabouts have been…

Campaign to debunk silent 999 call myth

Image copyright IOPC Handout Image caption Miss Power's family described her as "happy, fun-loving and considerate... the consummate mum". A campaign has been launched to raise awareness of how to call 999 when you are…