Caught! Record-breaking 18-foot Burmese python pulled from Collier County wilderness

Biologists from The Nature Conservancy captured the The largest Burmese python ever found in the Florida Everglades: A nearly 18-foot-long, 215-pound female loaded with 122 eggs. the record invasive snake it was deep in the brush on Picayune Strand in Collier County, where a radio-equipped male “scout” snake named Dion led investigators to it. Although … Read more

Record-breaking female traditions in Queensland, but sexism keeps them out of the workplace, says expert

Queensland has a record number of women in trades but employers still prefer male apprentices, a recruitment agency says. Key points: Golden West Apprenticeships CEO Camille Johnson says there is a perception that apprentices can’t do the heavy lifting A young trainee says she is used to being the only woman on the site The … Read more