The Queensland Government has given the final green light to Adani’s Carmichael coal mine.

Councils have welcomed Tasmania’s new container recycling scheme.

Most life on Earth is microbial, but experts say the tiniest lifeforms are being left out of climate modelling.

Marine heatwaves appear to be influenced by climate ‘events’ that take place thousands of kilometres away.

Two Victorian crossbench MPs are pushing to lift bans on nuclear power.

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund is divesting from coal.

Queensland Treasurer Jackie Trad says it is time for the gas industry to pay more.

New research shows the use of Bitcoin causes around 22 megatons in CO2 emissions annually.

The Productivity Commission says the middle of a drought is the worst time to make drought policy.

The North Queensland tourism industry says people believe the Great Barrier Reef is dying, and have stopped visiting.

BHP has unveiled its new ‘Tailings Taskforce’ in the wake of the dam disasters in Brazil.

Australian researchers are developing techniques for asteroid mining.

Authorities are annoyed at a Taiwanese shipping company’s sluggish efforts to pick up 81 containers it lost near Newcastle.

Half of NSW’s coastal community thinks rising sea levels will not impact them directly, a new survey finds.

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will pay $US500 million to close coal-fired power plants across the US.

New modelling shows Australia is on track to achieve 50 per cent renewable electricity by 2030 without government intervention.

The impacts of a changing climate are often measured via its larger inhabitants: scrawny polar bears, bleached coral, dwindling catch in fishing nets.

Official data shows Australia’s carbon emissions continue to rise.

Queensland’s Treasurer wants people to stop talking about Adani’s Carmichael coal mine.

Al Gore has visited Queensland to talk about climate change, but managed not to mention the Adani coal mine.

Human behaviour drives climate change, but researchers want to know the extent to which climate change can change behaviour.

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Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

Blockchain is the programming that gives Bitcoin its value, but it could be much more than that. Blockchain could change the world.

A giant chunk of Antarctica will soon break free, but what does it mean for the rest of the Earth?

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