‘It’s heartbreaking. It’s fearful’: Erin Brockovich announces largest class action in Australian history

Up to 40,000 people are suing the Federal Government over PFAS chemical contamination, arguing their property values have plummeted. It’s the largest class action in Australian history — and it’s backed by Erin Brockovich….

Erin Brockovich urges Australia to ‘wake up’ over PFAS contamination as more sites revealed

The American activist is warning all levels of government in Australia to act swiftly to prevent the spread of PFAS chemical contamination as the ABC reveals more than 60 locations have been identified in one state alone.

‘It’s got that time-warp effect’: Meet the people who call a former atomic test range home

Thousands of scientists and soldiers once lived at the Maralinga nuclear site, but now it’s home to just three people who are in love with the country.

Is space a waste of time? The ethics of leaving earth

Space advocates spruik the human benefits but critics say it costs far too much. Ever since the moon landing, space has been seen as a “giant leap” for humankind, but is it in the wrong direction?

Pumping PFAS-contaminated water into ocean is ‘insanity’, expert warns

Chemical experts warn a Queensland council that a plan to dump millions of litres of PFAS-contaminated water into the sea off the Sunshine Coast as “insanity”.