The scientific community is mourning the death of a glaciologist who improved our understanding of the Earth.

Scientists have offered a “non-alien explanation” for the interstellar visitor known as ‘Oumuamua.

Experts say going beyond English is critical for conservation.

Climate change impacts are larger, more rapid and worse than previous estimates, but humanity can tackle them.

New climate policies are being debated in the Senate this week.

March 22 is World Water Day, and Australian authorities say it is a chance to improve local water quality.

The renewable energy sector must work out how to dispose of 80 million solar panels in an environmentally friendly way when they reach the end of their life.

A government review has found BHP mines are the “dominant source” of dust in the WA town of Newman.

Over a million bottles of water are sold around the world every minute, and according to the UN.

Harvard experts are designing more useful bacteria to create medicines and biofuels.

The UK Space Agency is backing research into the use of nuclear power on the Moon.

A global mapping project has revealed the major stressors placed upon global coastlines by human activity.

Experts say there are some deep-sea consequences of ocean-based climate mitigation technology.

Satellite observations show worldwide water extremes increasing since 2002.

Experts say there are now 170 trillion bits of plastic floating on the world’s oceans.

Legal avenues are being used to pressure Woodside Energy over its climate strategy.

The MDBA is moving ahead with designs to improve the movement of water through the Barmah-Millewa Reach of the Murray River.

A new chemical process is giving carbon capture and conversion “more bang for buck”.

A major new solar farm will soon help replace New South Wales coal.

Queensland is looking to a new batch of students to grow its emerging hydrogen industry.

Almost a year since the deadly varroa mite was discovered at NSW properties, more sites are emerging.

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Health authorities, politicians and scientists have been slowly introducing the world to the concept of ‘One Health’ - an all-inclusive approach to health that extends from the human body right through the global environment. 

This year’s Nobel Prizes honour discoveries that unwind our notion of truth, our understanding of ourselves and the human story, the complexities of cells and the very basics of the universe. 

XENOTRANSPLANTATION - sounds like something that would happen to an ill-fated crew member in Star Trek, but it is also a technical term for using non-human parts to treat or enhance our own bodies. 

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, car-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

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