Newly-published studies on the hands and feet of our ancient ancestors suggests they were a lot like us, only they spent more time in trees.
A top executive from mining giant Glencore has slammed the Newcastle City Council for not supporting coal mines.
Researchers say rising sea levels could take a big toll on freshwater fish species in Kakadu National Park.
Victoria’s Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is assessing the risks from Stawell Gold's leaking tailings dam, which threatens to flood nearby waterways with toxic water.
Trade ministers are gushing about the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, but anyone who wants to know the details will have to take their word for it.
The 2015 Riverprize has been awarded to a South Australian Indigenous organisation for its exemplary ecosystem management.
Australian scientists have joined an international group looking millions of years into the past to better predict the future.
Australian researchers say the agave cactus – famous as the main ingredient in tequila – could be a useful source of biofuel.
Sea turtles are testing out the latest in summer swimsuit fashion, as part of a project to find out more about their eating habits.
US Courts have ordered BP to pay more than $US20 billion ($AU28 billion) in fines from the deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago.
A group of architects and developers have proposed building a series of ‘drone port’ that would allow cargo drones to get essential supplies to rural parts of Africa.
Tasmanian community environmental groups say the state’s new planning scheme will destroy their ability to influence planning decisions.
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