A major study of dingo DNA has revealed dingoes most likely migrated to Australia in two separate waves via a former land bridge with Papua New Guinea.

Experts say the health impacts of climate change are already being felt.

New South Wales has launched its first 10-year plan for a key marine environment, but questions have already been raised about whether it goes far enough.

Decisions relating to the Murray-Darling basin made by Barnaby Joyce could be the first to face a challenge.

Marine scientists have genetically sequenced a whole coral organism for the first time.

A new study says Australia is one of just seven countries responsible for 60 per cent of the world's biodiversity loss from 1996-2008.

Federal Government ministers have written a formal letter to China in support of the Adani Carmichael coal project.

Concentrations of atmospheric carbon dioxide surged in 2016 to the highest level in 800,000 years, according to a new report.

The small NSW town of Glen Innes will soon be littered with wind and solar farms.

If the Northern Territory dives headlong into gas development, it could make up to $5.8 billion over 25 years.

The Productivity Commission has called for a carbon tax, describing Australia’s energy system as “an appalling mess”.

The relocation of the federal government’s pesticides authority has been fast-tracked.

Unions are outraged over an AFP raid that has led to the resignation of an employment department staffer.

Authorities say Australians are being are being misled by environmentally-friendly vehicle claims.

A global study has provided fresh insights into how climate change is affecting the distribution of marine life.

Lawyers have met with residents in Katherine to talk about a potential class action.

London has tightened its congestion charge for cars driving through the city centre.

Police have raided a large cotton farm near the New South Wales-Queensland border ...

The Queensland city of Toowoomba has been named as the location with the best-tasting drinking water in Australia.

Authorities say the new national emissions plan could make it tough for some major industries.

There is concern that the new energy policy pits renewables against fossil fuel ...

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