A king tide breaching a defence wall at Sabai Island in the Torres Strait, 2011.
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Torres Strait Islanders argue the government has violated their rights to culture, family and life.
Why radical changes to society are needed if we are to escape environmental disaster.
Giving food that would otherwise go to landfill to hungry people does little to ensure the well-being of Canadians who are food insecure.
Reducing food waste by feeding hungry Canadians is a simplistic solution that is deeply problematic and morally distressing.
Climate scientist Mark Maslin talks to his 13-year old daughter about why she's going to a climate strike.
Optimism is an essential part of our climate solution.
A new movie highlights the importance of radical hope and courageous action in responding to the climate crisis
An aerial view of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain marine terminal, in Burnaby, B.C., is seen in May 2018.
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The Liberal government's contradictory stances on the environment and economic development may result in Andrew Scheer's Conservatives winning in October.
A mixture of grains and crops keeps the doctor away.
Combining and fermenting readily available indigenous African crops can help counter malnutrition on the continent.
The finch management plan and the groundwater management plan have already been approved by the federal government – but not by the state government.
The Queensland Labor government still must approve two outstanding environmental management plans for the Adani mine to go ahead.
Corals at Scott Reef in 2012, and at the same site during the 2016 mass bleaching.
The Western Australian coral reefs may not be as well known as the Great Barrier Reef, but they're just as large and diverse. And they too have been devastated by cyclones and coral bleaching.
Coffee bushes in a shade-grown plantation in the Andes, Ecuador.
Because the interactions between trees, soils, crops and livestock can be positive or negative, their relationship must be balanced and understood.
A small boat in the Illulissat Icefjord is dwarfed by the icebergs that have calved from the floating tongue of Greenland’s largest glacier, Jacobshavn Isbrae.
Sea levels could rise by two metres by 2100, sparking a refugee crisis unlike anything the world has ever seen.
It’s not cows’ fault they fart, but the methane they produce is warming the planet.
Removing human-related methane from the atmosphere could reduce global warming by 15%.
The memories retained by soil contain countless records, including a history of human encounters with the land.
Understanding the different facets of soil reveals a complex and fascinating cultural and evolutionary history.
Ecosystem deterioration, along with climate change, is now becoming a controversial political question.
Stucco frieze from Placeres, Campeche, Mexico, Early Classic period, c. 250-600 AD.
Many people think climate change caused Classic Maya civilization to collapse abruptly around 900 A.D. An archaeologist says that view is too simplistic and misses the bigger point.
The perceived authority is important in helping us determine how trustworthy a graphic is.
What makes people more likely to trust a climate change message? If it looks too corporate, it's more likely to fail.
Our experts take a closer look at what’s in store for the country in five key policy areas: health, tax, education, infrastructure and the environment.
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Now that the Coalition has won the federal election, how will it meet its campaign promises on taxes, the environment, education, health and infrastructure?
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Climate change is mentioned in British television about as often as zombies.
In Avengers: Endgame, Clint Barton (aka Hawkeye) experiences insurmountable loss. Perhaps his grief represents our fear of making sacrifices to save the planet.
Although not pitched as one, Avengers: Endgame is an environmental movie. But in reality, we need to face our fears and find solutions, rather than perpetuating the fantasy of regressing into the past.
A tigress in the Indian state of Maharashtra, where Avni also lived and died.
Sightings of big cats in India's backyards are only set to grow as climate change breaks down the boundaries between humans and animals.