Both sides of Queensland politics are fighting to stop the compulsory acquisition of agricultural land for an army training ground.

Australian engineers have discovered an exciting new way to produce graphene – with soybean oil.

China is about to start using a new antibiotic in human medicine, but there is already some resistance to it.

Former prime minister Tony Abbott has repeated his call for Australia’s renewable energy target to be scrapped.

South Australia’s Chief Scientist wants to keep nuclear power alive in discussions about long-term energy supply.

A corporate whistleblower says Origin Energy has a deliberate policy of ignoring leaking coal seam gas wells.

The Australian Research Council has backed a project to help clean up the CSG process.

Authorities in Queensland will begin testing seafood for levels of a firefighting foam once used at Coolangatta airport.

WA Labor says there are 16 possible causes for lead contamination among the 3000 defects at the trouble-plagued Perth Children's Hospital.

Europe’s beautiful yet haunting new underwater museum is open.

Heavy rain has allowed a gold mine north of Katherine to deliberately discharge contaminated water into a nearby river.

President Donald Trump has allowed controversial oil pipelines to move ahead, while gagging EPA workers.

A new study shows horses kill more Australians than all the country's venomous creatures put together.

A Brazilian bank has filed a class action suit against BHP Billiton and Vale.

The decommissioning, remediation and rehabilitation of the Hazelwood power station site will cost at least $743 million.

New Hope Group has secured federal approval for its $900 million New Acland coal mine expansion.

Victoria’s EPA expects specialist drone pilots to take long flights in the name of the environment.

Tasmania’s Huonville High School has won an international renewable energy prize worth $US100,000 ($133,000).

Beijing has set an air quality target for 2017 that is over double the World Health Organisation (WHO) standard.

Greg Hunt will be Australia’s third health minister since 2013, while Ken Wyatt becomes the first Indigenous person to be...

The Victorian Environment Protection Authority (EPA) will undergo its first major overhaul since it was established 45 years ago.

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