by Ari Phillips Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Australian prime minister Tony Abbott's long-promised plan to repeal the carbon tax has been foiled by a new upstart political party led by mining magnate Clive Palmer.
by Judd Legum Posted on July 5, 2014 Updated: July 5, 2014
The study was the largest of its kind in the world.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 10, 2014 Updated: June 10, 2014
Australian prime minister Tony Abbott met with Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper this week. Abbott wants to find a way to thwart carbon pricing and other global attempts to mitigate climate change.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on June 6, 2014
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott thinks U.S. carbon limits are "sensible," but his government is trying to kill a similar Australian law.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 6, 2014
A 29-year-old Tamil asylum seeker, Leo Seemanpillai, died last Sunday in a Melbourne hospital after setting himself on fire.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 3, 2014
Two Australian coal companies have been exposed for hiring former soldiers and intelligence officers to spy on anti-coal protests against Australia's largest coal mine currently under construction.
by Emily Atkin Posted on June 2, 2014
And there’s no sign that the heat wave is going to stop any time soon.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 22, 2014
The warm fall does come one the heels of another “angry summer” in Australia.
by Emily Atkin Posted on April 11, 2014
Interpreting climate change's effect on the storm will likely be difficult, though there is evidence that rising sea levels can make storms more destructive.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 7, 2014
At least 49,000 people are believed to be homeless after flash floods ripped through the Solomon Islands.