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…
Maryanne Slattery, a senior water researcher at the Australia Institute, tells a Q&A audience that the Murray-Darling Basin Plan is a “train wreck” and government water reforms have “exacerbated this drought”.
Shorebirds are increasingly under pressure around Australia, as the nation’s wetlands and coastal estuaries continue to be swallowed by housing.
The Murray-Darling Basin Authority warns it will be another ugly summer, telling politicians that unless it rains soon, water conditions will get worse.
NSW Deputy Premier says asking mining companies to consider greenhouse gas emissions from Australian coal exports “doesn’t pass the pub test”
Insurance premiums for thousands of Australians are likely to double or even triple within decades. New data reveals the suburbs facing the biggest jumps.
Information is very scarce around how many and where the PFAS-contaminated sites are and what the health effects of the chemical might be. When it comes to PFAS, it seems there are far more questions than answers. Let’s ta…
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?
Farmers are entitled to a new, one-off payment from the Federal Government to help them decide if their farm is sustainable or could be sold.
Marine scientists are calling for new speed limits in waters off the Gold Coast in response to an increasing number of humpback whales calving in the area.