Packing solar: How 15 birds might save a species

Fifteen critically endangered plains-wanderers have been released into a national park in NSW wearing tiny solar powered backpacks.

World Bank president says won’t resign over climate remark

World Bank President David Malpass said Friday he won’t resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change.

Ocean plays key role in slowing warming

Antarctica’s Southern Ocean has played a key role in slowing down climate change but scientists say urgent action must be taken to reduce emissions.

350,000 chemicals 'overwhelming food chains'

A cocktail of 350,000 chemicals is overwhelming the food chains that feed us, an international conference has been told.

Green groups hail emissions target 'start'

Australia’s newly enshrined emissions law provides certainty for industry and will foster technological breakthroughs for the energy transition, advocates say.

$1500 disaster: What climate change costs you

Natural disasters this year have cost each Australian household more than $1500 and might be more than $2500 by 2050, a new report has found.

Koala breeding is not a love-at-first-sight affair

Work has started on a new facility that will support the world’s first wild koala breeding program on NSW’s mid-north coast.