Resident Michelle Gatt says the smoke and falling ash from the 45-day fire in the Hazelwood coal mine left her constantly coughing and without a voice.
Stuart Morris initially kept walking when he first laid eyes on a massive snake skin in Cairns, but when he saw it a second time he decided to take it home and straighten it out — all 7 metres of it.
Producing food accounts for about 70 per cent of global freshwater use and the foods that use the most may surprise you, writes Brad Ridoutt.
Experts say humanity has only 10 years to have large-scale carbon dioxide reduction schemes up and running if global warming is to be restrained to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Here are some of the schemes that are being explored….
Tasmanian farmer Richard Headlam says he was reassured a proposed coal mine on his land would not go ahead. Two years later, the plan by Midland Energy has been revived.
The New South Wales Government is funding an aerial survey for water in the state’s central west.
Volunteer whale spotters believe they’ve photographed more than 50 whales at South Australia’s Sleaford Bay this year, raising questions about how the marine mammals might be affected by a desalination plant proposed for t…