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Extreme weather in Germany, young smarts in Mensa, and a thousand micro-naps for the chinstrap penguin…

Who needs a solid 8 hours when you can have thousands of micro-naps? That’s the sleep strategy of the chinstrap penguins in Antarctica, with their extreme sleep behaviour designed to keep an eye on their nests from predatory seabirds. We’re exhausted thinking about it…

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Reckon you know which notable US figure is set to visit Oz next year as part of a bid to boost American tourism? Have a crack at the Squiz Quiz.

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4 December 2023

12.30pm (AEDT) – French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Catherine Colonna, addresses the National Press Club – Canberra

6.00pm (AEDT) – AFLW Awards – Melbourne

ABS Data Release – Lending Indicators, October; Business Indicators, September

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