Greta Thunberg knocks back environmental award, calling for more action

The Swedish climate activist refuses to accept an honour from the Nordic Council, saying awards are meaningless without action and accusing Scandinavian countries of not living up to their “great reputation” on environment…

How Australia’s space race benefits farmers on planet Earth

Australia’s emerging space industry is looking to the moon and Mars, but it also has a very practical benefit for farmers working in the soils of planet Earth.

‘I’m just pissed I lost my foot’: Shark attack victim cracked jokes, say nurses who saved his life

Two holidaying nurses want to have a beer with two “cool” English tourists who managed to keep positive minutes after being attacked by a shark. The nurses provided first aid which is credited with saving the men’s lives.

Byron Bay’s illegal campers say they’re living the ‘good life’

Driven out of society by the cost of living and life-changing events, a growing number of people are going bush on the NSW coast — but their presence is drawing the ire of traditional owners and authorities.