Australian Desert


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Noun1.Australian Desert - general name given to all desert areas in AustraliaAustralian Desert - general name given to all desert areas in Australia
outback - the bush country of the interior of Australia
Never-Never - the remote outback of Australia; unpopulated desert country
Gibson Desert - a desert area in western Australia
Great Sandy Desert - a desert region in northwestern Australia to the north of the Gibson Desert
Great Victoria Desert - a desert region in south central Australia to the north of the Nullarbor Plain
Australia - the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean
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Summary: Canberra [Australia], Feb 27 (ANI): The worldaACAOs largest radio telescope, Square Kilometre Array (SKA), is one step closer to completion in the remote West Australian desert, as scientists are putting the final touches on the build for the ambitious project.
As part of his globetrotting TV adventures, Billy Connolly's danced nude in the Arctic, ridden a motortrike naked on Route 66 and stripped off in the Australian desert. He occasionally wore clothes too 'Being on the road has always been important to me,' says Billy, 76.
Choose from Keep it Strong - formulated with Australian Manuka honey, Keep It Clean - formulated with Australian desert lime and Keep it Thick - which contains Australian ginger extract.
Guests from all over the world dine in the empty Australian desert with magnificent views of Uluru and the glittering Milky Way above, with stars which can't be seen anywhere else.
Fingerprints of the stars, already active 13.6 billion years ago -- a mere 180 million years after the Big Bang gave rise to the Universe -- were picked up by a dining table-sized radio spectrometer in the Australian desert.
While doing some routine monitoring in the Australian desert, scientists were surprised to find a crest-tailed mulgara, a marsupial that looks a bit like a mouse and was thought to have died out.
In their colourful bus, named Priscilla, the three performers travel across the Australian desert, performing for enthusiastic crowds and homophobic locals.
A local Pacific Live Media crew will accompany the Punch Powertrain Solar Team through the Australian desert and assist with all media coverage.
The team describes the car as "a balance between aerodynamic, aesthetic and practical design." It will provide a stern test for the company's coatings as it travels under the blistering sun of the Australian desert.
Expedition leader Andrew Harper has the solution--he runs Australian Desert Expeditions, a non-profit that works with scientists to undertake remote arid zone exploration on foot, using teams of pack camels as support vehicles.
KIEHLS ULTRA FACE CREAM (PS24, kiehls.co.uk) KIEHLS' offering contains a micro-organism sourced from the sea and Imperata Cylindrica (a plant from the Australian desert) that will help all skin types withstand cold conditions.
In their colourful bus, named Priscilla, the three performers travel across the Australian desert performing for enthusiastic crowds and homophobic locals.

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