The New England Weeds Authority (NEWA) board has been suspended by the NSW Minister for Local Government.

A new report finds running Australia on nuclear power would be one of the most expensive possible options.

Avian influenza has been detected at an egg farm near Meredith in western Victoria.

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) says greenhouse gas emissions constitute marine pollution...

Mexico City and its nearly 22 million residents are on the brink of a severe water shortage.

Higher socioeconomic status correlates with greater alcohol consumption, new data from wastewater shows.

The chemical industry, a vital driver of global innovation and development, is now facing a transformative challenge.

The Sydney Institute of Marine Science (SIMS) is set to significantly expand its pioneering ocean observing program.

EDO analysis has uncovered widespread greenwashing in major Australian sectors.

Oil and gas producers have expressed relief after the Albanese government reached an agreement with the Greens.

The Federal Government is investing $65 million in SA's Northern Water Supply Project.

A green iron manufacturing facility in central Queensland is set to proceed thanks to federal government tax incentives for renewable hydrogen.

A new research hub is being created to advance the development of tiny, engineered organs.

Swiss scientists are working on new ways to use energy from the Sun.

A Federal Court ruling allows coal and gas projects to continue ignoring the impacts of their emissions.

Anglo American has announced it will sell its five coal mines in Queensland following the rejection of a takeover bid from BHP.

The conduct of the Environmental Defenders Office in a court case with Santos has been reviewed.

The Queensland Government has announced a major expansion of Stanwell's Central Queensland battery energy storage system.

This week’s Federal Budget continues support for the government’s environmental and climate measures.

A recent study shows most shark meat is mislabelled at fish markets and takeaway shops.

CSIRO is turning red meat into nutritious powder.

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For the last few weeks we have been bogged down in the very Earthly matters of royalty, budgets, politics, humanity and celebrity - all good prompts to look away, up into the infinite. 

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. 

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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