While Tony Abbott's London climate speech has been widely criticised, research suggests his views have long had a sympathetic ear in Australia's coal heartland.
The environmental issues we face are ideal recruiting for green parties, but the breakthroughs aren't happening, and after 25 years as a federal party the Greens are still fighting on the same fronts.
As Colombia seeks to rebuild after fifty years of armed conflict, an emerging conservationist movement is linking lasting peace to healthy habitats.
The traditional media industry comes with a large environmental cost, but emissions from digital productions are often ignored.
Al Gore's trip to Australia this week is the latest in a long line of visits - and not just because he has movies to promote.
Henry David Thoreau might appear to be very ill-adapted for the modern West – but his writing contains some striking lessons for the modern world.
Green groups fighting Trump's anti-environmental agenda should heed precedents from the Reagan and George W. Bush administrations. They can also learn from the Australian experience.
New research shows most people try to shop and cook carefully – the real problem with food waste is infrastructure.
We can't return degraded landscapes to their original state but we can change the way people relate to their local environments.
International problems and local policies are integrally interwoven, whether the nationalists in Washington like it or not.
Must the money raised to save wildlife always aid the most popular animals? New research suggests that marketing can persuade donors that northern hairy-nosed wombat lives matter too.
Can Poland reduce its dependence on cheap and dirty domestic coal power?
The Trump administration has already sought to reverse several Obama-era climate change policies. Pro-environment people should now focus on threats to state climate actions.
A century after they vanished, oysters have returned to the Dornoch Firth thanks to an ambitious natural cleaning project
Following his 2016 arrest, former Greens leader Bob Brown aims to show that Tasmania's anti-protest laws are in conflict with the constitution's implied right to political communication.
Scientists from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe take on the White House with facts from the ground they stand on.
How could green groups attract more diverse volunteers? Maybe they could put more time and energy into outreach toward the people most affected by environmental injustices.
Global warming and carbon emissions, left unchecked, could cause rising sea levels and displace almost 200 million people. But we can still prevent the worst case scenario if we act now.
Those on the far right already worry about finite resources and protecting traditional culture, and they see the natural landscape as a big part of national identity.
Why do people choose to drop the spending and devote their time to another way of living?