There is a strong call for the Federal Government to tax the fossil fuel industry for a climate disaster fund.

The Australian Academy of Science will this week tell a Senate committee that Australia must deal with extreme weather events much more effectively.

There is an alarming inequity of Aboriginal water rights in NSW.

A new study has again shown that fluoridated water is linked to fewer cases of severe tooth cavities.

The MDBA says it is shifting its focus now that “much of the groundwork of the Basin Plan is in place”.

Scientists have discovered a 100-million-year-old bacteria living under the South Pacific seafloor.

A new report has found recent Queensland flooding had minimal impacts on the Great Barrier Reef.

SA Water has been testing for COVID-19 in wastewater.

A remote patch of WA scrubland has been added to the National Heritage List in order to protect some truly ancient crystals.

There are calls for an inquiry into how Shine Energy secured a $4 million grant for a coal plant study.

Some of Australian biggest companies are coming together to work towards net zero emissions in their supply chains.

A big energy spend is included in WA’s $2.7 billion economic stimulus.

Hundreds of prominent Australians have signed a letter calling for efforts to solve the biggest challenges facing humanity.

Experts expect the catastrophic 2019-2020 bushfire season to have increased the number of threatened native species in Australia.

Advanced new modelling could protect vulnerable communities from flood and storm damage.

Highly-trained spaniels are being used to sniff out foxes around South East Queensland’s dam catchments.

Scientists have uncovered new details about the life of the ‘cockroach of the sea’ – the crown-of-thorns starfish.

A federal review of Australia’s key environmental law has called for a new independent regulator to be created.

Plans have been unveiled for a big power plant upgrade in NSW.

Experts have raised concerns that the CSIRO has been compromised by its relationship with the CSG industry.

Experts say the Australia’s renewable energy transition makes economic sense.

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