by Ari Phillips Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
Last year Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott named himself Minister of Women. This year he said the best thing he did for women was repealing the carbon tax.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
“It is quite extraordinary that you can be put in prison for 10 years just for being in a place."
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 13, 2014
As world leaders gather this weekend in an overheated Brisbane for the G20 meeting, there is hope that the U.S.-China climate pact could spur action, especially from host nation Australia.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
Australia experienced its hottest year on record in 2013, with the upcoming summer set to once again break records for high temperatures.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
Reuters has a feature story up this weekend on how climate change is impacting Australia's world-famous red wine, and the details are sobering.
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.