Pittwater Life

COVID-19 basics explained

COVID-19 basics explained
The Conversation

You’re probably inundated with news and messages about coronavirus at the moment. But how do you know if you’re consuming evidence-based information or just speculation and myth?

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Country Life Exhibition Features Elvina Local

Country Life Exhibition Features Elvina Local
Pittwater Life / Country Style Magazine

Elvina Bay Local, Michelle Ball, is one of the featured artists in Michael Reid and Country Style Magazines exhibition "The Country Interior". The exhibition is open from march 6-29th.

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Should I wear a face mask for bushfire smoke?

Should I wear a face mask for bushfire smoke?
ABC News

While most healthy people can tolerate temporary exposure air pollution (though it may cause itchy eyes and throat irritation), smoke particles can aggravate existing heart and lung conditions — and put vulnerable people at risk.

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Extinction of ice age giants likely drove surviving animals apart

Extinction of ice age giants likely drove surviving animals apart
Aniko Blanka Toth - Maquarie University

As the world grapples with an extinction crisis, our large mammals are among the most endangered. These threatened species – rhinos, pandas, tigers, polar bears and the like – greatly influence their ecosystems. So what will happen to the smaller animals left behind?

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