Earth has liquid rock inside. Here’s what happens to that rock to make lava happen.
Invertebrates are “the little things that run the world”. So researchers decided to count all the ants on Earth, to help monitor how they’re coping with environmental challenges.
Photo: Jaana Dielenberg
Urban plantings are part of the solution to living in warmer cities, but most tree and shrub species in the world’s cities will struggle too. The impacts on liveability could be huge.
Los árboles proporcionan un enfriamiento que puede reducir las altas temperaturas en las ciudades.
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Las plantaciones urbanas son parte de la solución para mitigar el calor, pero la mayoría de las especies de árboles y arbustos de las ciudades del mundo tendrán problemas para adaptarse a condiciones extremas.
Une des nombreuses allées arborées du cimetière du Père
Lachaise, bordée de marronniers. En 2050,
cette espèce sera à risque dans les villes de Paris, Lyon, Bordeaux et
Akvile Jureviciute Lenoir
Si les arbres jouent un rôle de bouclier thermique en ville, ils sont aussi les premiers menacés par les conséquences des changements climatiques, souligne une nouvelle étude conduite dans 78 pays.
Traditional Owner and co-author Clinton Walker.
City of Karratha
A major fertiliser plant is set to be constructed in the Pilbara, potentially impacting as many as 20 ancient rock art sites.
Activists hold slogans as they protest against Chinese aggression in the South China Sea outside the Chinese consulate in Makati, Philippines in November 2021.
(AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
China is posing many challenges to the Indo-Pacific region in 2022. How should Canada and Australia respond?
The Northern Territory has had alcohol restrictions since 2012. These restrictions are going to be lifted in July of this year, despite concerns expressed by First Nations people in the community.
Survey findings bring insight to the general public’s thoughts and concerns of an Indigenous Voice to parliament. What questions still need to be answered to obtain a yes vote in a referendum?
For decades, Indonesia’s mangroves have been degraded or turned into aquaculture. But there are signs of progress, with a new focus on restoration and income-generating alternatives.
Gilbert’s potoroo, a marsupial that may be extinct in 20 years.
Dick Walker/Gilbert’s Potoroo Action Group
The hardest to save will be five reptiles, four birds, four frogs, two mammals and one fish, for which there are no recent confirmed records of their continued existence.
NT residents receive approximately 30% less Medicare funding per capita than the national average. The gap is worse for First Nations Australians in the NT.
How might Gunner’s resignation affect the federal seat of Lingiari?
Ethiopian refugees fleeing the Tigray region.
Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP via Getty Images
Mental health problems are major indirect consequences of armed conflicts and can have short-term and long-term effects on people.
As climate change pressures intensify, ecosystems may lose their ability to bounce back from disasters.
For Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the app has been a key point-of-contact for communication with his own people and the rest of the world.
Birthing on Country services acknowledge First Nation peoples’ continued ownership of land and unique birthing practices.
Nicolas Rakotopare (lerako.net)
In some regions, foxes kill at least 1,000 animals per square kilometre every year.
John Woinarksi’s copy of this 1935 classic of environmental writing is older than him, mostly broken, much read and priceless.
Further cyber exploitation of Ukraine could cause citizens immense distress at this critical moment.