Burgers or koalas? That's what the land clearing battle comes down to.
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Our addiction to plastic has serious consequences.
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And Annastacia Palaszczuk Appears To Have Smelled The Political Wind
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The fight will resume in the courts in December.
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There's now almost twice as much heat-trapping CO2 in the atmosphere as pre-industrial times.
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The bulldozers and chainsaws are about to move in to one of our few remaining mainland old growth forests.
It's already saved a population of pygmy possums.
Nicaragua has officially joined the Paris climate accord, leaving just two countries to not support the deal ― the United States and Syria. "It is the only instrument we have in the world that allows...
Herbalist and educator Marysia Miernowska suggests: "Let us let the patriarchy inside of us die, so we can be transformed into more radically loving, engaged citizens of the Earth."
It's not just developing nations choking on their own smoke.
Witches, pagans and other magical activists have thrown themselves into social justice work over the last year. Building on decades of activism within the magical community, they joined hundreds of th...
A baby squirrel is bottle-fed at the wildlife center.
We know that humans first started to migrate out of Africa around 60,000 years ago, what we've never been entirely sure of is what caused the to do it. New research led by a geoscientists from the Uni...
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Orphaned raccoons. Battered owls. Confused boobies. Roughly 350 animals are being treated at the South Florida Wildlife Center.
'They’re saying we should be investing taxpayer money with an Indian billionaire whose company is registered in the Cayman Islands.'
Glencore's Wandoan mine was granted three, 27-year development leases.
People are fascinated and petrified by these creatures. But if anything, sharks should be afraid of humans -- many species of sharks are threatened by human activities, including overfishing and shark finning. If sharks were to disappear, it would be bad news for all of us. Here are just a few of the reasons why.
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It's already the most protested-against gas development in our history.
Helium balloons have a devastating impact on our environment and are among the top three most harmful pollutants.
Hint: the weapon doesn't rhyme with 'fantastic'.
The water wars have begun.
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Years after helping treat a badly injured turtle in a feat of medical engineering, an Ohio veterinarian had the unexpected pleasure to reunite with her old patient. "Several years ago, a client brough...
Our booming gas trade has had some unintended consequences.
Large amounts of toxic mercury are now accumulating in the Arctic tundra, as a result of coal burning, mining and industrial processes around the world. The airborne mercury is deposited in soil and...
Opponents of the Shenhua mine reckon they could have gone further.
The town of Goondiwindi were treated to the rare weather event.
Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) is greeted by French President Emmanuel Macron (L) upon his arrival at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
We have just three years to turn the tide on climate change and safeguard the future of our planet, according to a group of scientists. According to a Carbon Tracker report, should emissions continue...
New best bros Arnold Schwarzenegger and French President Emmanuel Macron teamed up in Paris to talk about the Paris climate agreement and global warming. They also pulled off a selfie video not-so-sur...
Three design students in Taiwan created popsicles from polluted water to demonstrate how much waste is polluting the country's water sources.
If you throw out one burger, the water waste is equivalent to a 90 minute shower.
This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Imagine unwrapping a frosty popsicle on a hot, sticky day and finding a brick of polluted ice, complete with bits of frozen trash stinking of sewage....
"We haven't inherited this planet from our parents, we've borrowed it from our children."
How much can a koala bear?
There is currently just one climate scientist on the Climate Change Authority. There may soon be none.