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Jamie Goodwin


This combination of satellite images released by Maxar Technologies shows the before and after views, May 4, 2024, left, and May 15, 2024, where large numbers of displaced Palestinians that had been sheltering west of Khan Younis appear to have evacuated the area.  (Satellite image ©2024 Maxar Technologies via AP)
Before and after images show extent of displacement in Gaza

Palestinian families in Gaza have been forced to move to several locations in the past seven months

May 16, 2024, 10:27 AM
A satellite image shows the fault line before an earthquake in Nurdagi, Turkey, on September 6, 2019, and after on February 7, 2023. Reuters
Satellite images show how Turkey quake split Earth's surface

Dramatic pictures show ruptures in fields and buildings along fault lines

February 06, 2024, 12:01 PM
Satellite images show shelters in Hodeidah airfield on January 25, 2023, left, before air strikes by the US and UK, and, right, the aftermath of the Friday January 12, 2024 attack. Photo: AFP
Satellite images show damage after US and UK attacks on Houthi targets

The Iran-backed rebels have promised to retaliate

January 13, 2024, 7:43 AM
A screengrab of a video posted on X showing Stuart Seldowitz harrasing a vendor in New York City. @itslaylas / X
Ex-Obama adviser says killing of 4,000 Palestinian children 'wasn’t enough'

Videos show Stuart Seldowitz making Islamophobic comments to food seller in New York

November 22, 2023, 8:17 AM
Satellite view shows the Palestinian city of Beit Hanoun in May and October 2023. Reuters
Before and after images show devastating extent of Gaza bombing

Satellite pictures from Maxar Technologies show neighbourhoods destroyed by Israeli air raids

October 26, 2023, 9:58 AM
Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar greets the crowd during the NBA pre-season game between Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi on October 7, 2023. AFP
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: NBA Abu Dhabi Games can have serious impact

Pre-season games between Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves proved to be a huge hit

October 11, 2023, 5:16 AM
Richaun Holmes of Dallas Mavericks takes on Karl-Anthony Towns of Minnesota Timberwolves during Saturday's second pre-season game in Abu Dhabi.  Chris Whiteoak / The National
Timberwolves edge out Mavericks in Abu Dhabi

Rising stars, basketball legends and A-list celebrities all part of Eithad Arena showcase

October 08, 2023, 4:29 AM
Maxi Kleber of Dallas takes on Naz Reid of Minnesota during the game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Dallas Mavericks in Abu Dhabi. Chris Whiteoak / The National
NBA wants Abu Dhabi to become hub for Middle East talent

Adam Silver hopes to see more players from the region competing in the NBA – one day leading to a player born in the UAE reaching the world’s best league

October 06, 2023, 11:14 AM
Luka Doncic of Dallas tries to get the ball past Troy Brown Jr of Minnesota during the game at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, on Thursday, October 5, 2023. Chris Whiteoak / The National
NBA Abu Dhabi Games: Timberwolves beat Mavericks

Minnesota win 111-99 against Dallas at Etihad Arena despite absence of high-scoring star guard

October 05, 2023, 7:04 PM
A sign in Hindi reads 'stop' at an intersection on a closed road leading to the venue of the G20 summit in New Delhi on September  9, 2023. AP Photo
New Delhi quiet as G20 leaders come to town

New Delhi gears up to welcome world leaders

September 09, 2023, 6:03 AM
The golden blob found off Alaska is biological in origin, say scientists from the US government expedition. Photo: NOAA
Strange golden blob found on ocean floor has scientists baffled

Orb discovered attached to a rock about 3km below surface in the Gulf of Alaska

September 08, 2023, 12:33 PM
Left, the canopic jar containing the remains of a woman named Senetnay, wet nurse to Pharaoh Amenhotep II. Right, the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt. Photo: Museum August Kestner / Alamy
Ancient Egyptian jars reveal tale of nurse buried among pharaohs

Scientists analysing jars used to contain internal organs discovered details of the era’s complex mummification balms

August 31, 2023, 5:25 PM
USA's Anthony Edwards dunks the ball during the Basketball Showcase friendly match between the USA and Germany at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi on August 20. AFP
Team USA's Edwards ‘taking a leap’ ahead of Abu Dhabi return

Rising star heading back to UAE with the Timberwolves for October's NBA showcase

August 21, 2023, 11:02 AM
Tim Shaddock and Bella. AFP
Ben Fogle wants to reunite castaway Tim Shaddock with dog Bella

Australian sailor was adrift in the Pacific Ocean for weeks

July 21, 2023, 5:44 AM
A fossil of entangled psittacosaurus dinosaur and repenomamus mammal skeletons found in China suggests some early mammals may have hunted down dinosaur meat for dinner. Pictures: Canadian Museum of Nature/AP
Fossil shows moment brave mammal tried to eat a dinosaur

Badger-like animal locked in 'mortal combat' with plant-eating dino

July 19, 2023, 8:17 AM