Scientists are concerned about massive plumes of polluted floodwater heading for the Great Barrier Reef.

Geoscientists say they need political support to dig deeper and access Australia’s next generation of mineral deposits.

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has revealed the cost of Queensland's “summer of disasters”.

An amateur naturalist has found a new population of extremely rare wild macadamias.

The South Australian Government is considering scrapping its ban on genetically modified (GM) crops.

Scientists say catch and release fishing may have significant damaging effects on sharks.

An Australian eucalypt can ‘remember’ extreme heat events and use that memory to prepare for future heatwaves.

Australia's biggest companies are not doing enough to mitigate the risks of climate change, a new report has found.

Victoria’s EPA has banned a major recycling company from accepting waste at two of its facilities.

Authorities have approved a world-first pilot project to turn brown coal from Victoria's Latrobe Valley into hydrogen.

Progressive activist group GetUp has been declared independent of political parties.

Scientists say irrigators extracting excess water has contributed to the death of millions of fish in the Murray-Darling system.

A small bird is standing in the way of Adani's giant Queensland coal mine.

A new pilot plant will test technology for turning sugarcane waste into fuel.

Another ground-breaking prehistoric discovery has been made in the Queensland town of Winton.

Government documents suggest the nuclear waste site selection process has triggered mental health concerns, business boycotts and division.

Labor wants to remove a cap on the amount of water the Government can buy from irrigators ...

Scientists warn that rapidly declining insect populations spell ‘catastrophic’ trouble.

There are estimates that half a million cattle have been killed in Queensland flood waters.

The peak mining lobby says Australia’s resources sector is becoming too over-regulated to invest in.

Lakes in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA) are contaminated with dangerous metals at some of the highest levels in the world.

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