Some of Australia’s most futuristic machines are being used to study some of the nation’s oldest artworks.

Reports say INPEX is trying to renege on an agreement for $30 million worth of environmental projects.

Academics have opened fire on myths spun by mining companies.

A Queensland farming family is in a legal bid for compensation for damage from coal seam gas mining.

About 95 per cent of the reefs that make up the Great Barrier Reef have fallen victim to severe coral bleaching.

New South Wales will have a statewide inquiry into water management and storage.

The Queensland Government has launched a surprising attack on job cuts at the CSIRO imposed by the Federal Government.

A 700-kilometre stretch of the Murray River has been plagued by a large blue-green algae bloom.

Anxiety disorders are some of the most common of all brain issues, and a new study on fruit flies may have shed some light on anxiety’s most basic mechanisms.

The Victorian town of Anglesea is being consulted about future uses for the site of Alcoa’s coal-fired power station and mine.

The Queensland CFMEU says two more workers have black lung, marking the eighth confirmed case of coal miners’ pneumoconiosis since December last year.

The National Heath and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has put up another $3.3 million for studies on illness and wind turbines.

South Australia’s enthusiasm to build a nuclear waste storage facility may be tempered by a new Australia Institute report.

The latest corporate tax transparency figures show almost a third of companies earning over $200 million paid no tax.

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) wants a north-west economic zone to be created to protect important mining areas from economic ebb and flow.

Australian scientists have discovered special bacteria that help create platinum.

The environment around Townsville’s Yabulu nickel refinery is plagued by tailings seepage and elevated levels of ammonia.

A new report says China is responsible for about ten per cent of the global warming since the pre-industrial era.

Adani has reached some key agreements on its $AU16.5 billion Carmichael coal mine and rail project.

The age of personal gene sequencing is upon us, though many people are unwilling to decode their DNA.

The UK Government is imposing a tax on sugary drinks to help tackle obesity, leaving many to wonder if the same thing would work in Australia.

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