The microwave is on the verge of its biggest update in 50 years

A US company claims to have reinvented the humble microwave oven after more than 50 years as a staple in modern kitchens.
A US company claims to have reinvented the humble microwave oven after more than 50 years as a staple in modern kitchens.
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BARRY O’Sullivan will have a singular focus when he spearheads a trade delegation to China to seal the deal on kangaroo meat exports. BARRY O’Sullivan will have a singular focus when he spearheads a trade delegation to China to seal the deal on kangaroo meat exports.
FARMERS are calling on the Liberal Party to kill off a push to derail Australia making commitments at upcoming climate talks. FARMERS are calling on the Liberal Party to kill off a push to derail Australia making commitments at upcoming climate talks.
THE price of Australian young cattle continues to gallop upwards, closing Thursday's markets at 513c/kg, up 177.75 on last year. THE price of Australian young cattle continues to gallop upwards, closing Thursday's markets at 513c/kg, up 177.75 on last year.
THE fate of the nation’s fractured sugar marketing plans are set to hinge on the outcome of a critical meeting in Queensland today. THE fate of the nation’s fractured sugar marketing plans are set to hinge on the outcome of a critical meeting in Queensland today.
Design fan Ellen DeGeneres has launched her ED by Ellen lifestyle collection, and we have to say, it's actually pretty great.
01 Jul 15 Design fan Ellen DeGeneres has launched her ED by Ellen lifestyle collection, and we have to say, it's actually pretty great.
01 Jul 15 Ideas for storing your child's artworks have moved on from sticking them to the fridge door before guiltily dumping them in the bin.
30 Jun 15 Katy Perry is in a legal battle with a group of nuns in Los Angeles who don't want her buying their former convent. 
29 Jun 15 What you nab at the fancier end of the market.
Richmond's Dimmeys building is one of 49 designs in contention for the People's Choice award in a competition organised by the Building Designers Association of Victoria.
28 Jun 15 Richmond's Dimmeys building is one of 49 designs in contention for the People's Choice award in a competition organised by the Building Designers Association of Victoria.
Buyers might face low rental returns might apply to some sectors of the market, but not inner urban areas.
28 Jun 15 Buyers might face low rental returns might apply to some sectors of the market, but not inner urban areas.
A Chatswood family made the most of funds scored from the recent sale of their apartment, paying $3.32 million for bigger digs down the road on Saturday – a whopping $520,000 over the reserve price.
28 Jun 15 A Chatswood family made the most of funds scored from the recent sale of their apartment, paying $3.32 million for bigger digs down the road on Saturday – a whopping $520,000 over the...
The first Millers Point terrace offered for resale since the government's sell-off of public housing has netted its owner about $590,000 in his 10 months of ownership.
28 Jun 15 The first Millers Point terrace offered for resale since the government's sell-off of public housing has netted its owner about $590,000 in his 10 months of ownership.
A rare Sydney home has hit the market, 60 years after it last changed hands for £12,000. 
27 Jun 15 A rare Sydney home has hit the market, 60 years after it last changed hands for £12,000. 
Owners have fascinating array of treasures collected by scouring second-hand shops and auctions.
27 Jun 15 Owners have fascinating array of treasures collected by scouring second-hand shops and auctions.
Of the 650 homes scheduled to go under the hammer on Saturday, a unique house in Sydney's south showed what you can get for less than $1 million, 10 kilometres from the CBD.
27 Jun 15 Of the 650 homes scheduled to go under the hammer on Saturday, a unique house in Sydney's south showed what you can get for less than $1 million, 10 kilometres from the CBD.
The property developer didn't come close to his initial hopes of $25 million.
27 Jun 15 The property developer didn't come close to his initial hopes of $25 million.
27 Jun 15 More apartments are being built than ever in Melbourne – and yet the city's architects appear unusually sheepish in putting forward their projects for their industry's major awards night.
The model known as The Body lists a mega mansion in the mountains for sale.
27 Jun 15 The model known as The Body lists a mega mansion in the mountains for sale.
26 Jun 15 This elegant, house-size apartment boasts shutters, louvres and a spectacular outdoor dining area.
26 Jun 15 The market is on ice for winter – which brings us to how divine a glass of chilled blanc de blanc would be in the formal sitting room of this grand old home on one of Brighton's best...
This week's top picks in Port Melbourne and St Kilda East are just a stroll away from popular local attractions.
26 Jun 15 This week's top picks in Port Melbourne and St Kilda East are just a stroll away from popular local attractions.
The downsizer property market is big business as Melburnian mums and dads escape their empty nests.
26 Jun 15 The downsizer property market is big business as Melburnian mums and dads escape their empty nests.
Irving Road is home to Melbourne's elite, and apartments with a lesser price tag than the surrounding mansions are planned.
26 Jun 15 Irving Road is home to Melbourne's elite, and apartments with a lesser price tag than the surrounding mansions are planned.
26 Jun 15 Hawthorn East has grown up like a younger sibling somewhat in the shadow of her "big sis" next door.
26 Jun 15 Here's a smart entry into Erskineville: a freshly painted low-maintenance terrace.
Ninth Island in Bass Strait could be yours for, with agents hoping to toast a sale at auction.
26 Jun 15 Ninth Island in Bass Strait could be yours for, with agents hoping to toast a sale at auction.
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Can someone explain to me why those perhaps most exposed to climate risk [farmers] are often
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Matt if that's your best analogy to support the AGW THEORY then you are struggling. I'm sure the
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Wow this article and proposal has the green latte sipping brigade choking on their coffees while
THE Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) has been labelled as floundering as Agriculture and Food Minister Ken Baston calls for a review of its core functions.2:00 AM THE Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) has been labelled as floundering as Agriculture and Food Minister Ken...
TODAY marks the expiration dates for pastoral station leases across WA.01 Jul 15 TODAY marks the expiration dates for pastoral station leases across WA.