Heatwaves have become longer, hotter and more frequent. This trend is accelerating from climate change.
Farmer interviews offer a rich and detailed perspective on extreme weather and climate change.
The super fund for health workers plans to dump its shares in companies that mine fossil fuels. The super fund for university staff is a long way behind.
The travel crisis caused by COVID-19 is also an opportunity to end the worst excesses of international tourism for good.
Eden-Monaro voters are calling for a compassionate and empathetic recovery process as Australia emerges from the pandemic.
Australia abandoned its moral obligations under Kyoto. By carrying our mistakes into the Paris deal, we risk firming our status as a global climate pariah.
Latest research explores how a warming ocean circulates underneath Antarctica's floating ice shelves and how this contributes to future sea level rise.
The oil and gas industry was in trouble before the pandemic hit, but now it faces potential collapse. A majority of Canadians want the federal government to invest in a 'green recovery.'
A new study lays bare the average summer heat people in the UK can expect by century's end.
Political and economic power-holders will strive for a return to pre-pandemic ‘normality’.
Pacific communities have always been resilient, surviving on islands in the middle of oceans for more than 3,000 years. But climate change is an unprecedented challenge.
Over the past 30 years, the South Pole has been one of the fastest changing places on Earth, warming more than three times quicker than the rest of the world.
Investors who care about the environment are better off holding shares in and exercising their influence over fossil fuel companies.
The study examined patterns of Twitter rage in hot and cold weather. Given anger spreads through online communities faster than any other emotions, the findings are important.
As snow melts and landscapes change, there will be winners and losers.
The controversial HomeBuilder scheme could come with a big upside: making old homes more energy efficient.
The Arctic is warming about twice as fast as the planet as a whole, with serious consequences. Scientists have been warning about this for decades.
Models have predicted for some time that with every degree of global warming, the Arctic will see double or more.
In South Asia, days with both extreme heat and extreme pollution are expected to increase 175% by 2050. Separately, the health effects are bad; together they will likely be worse.
Making the solutions cheaper – rather than the problems more expensive – could reduce emissions more fairly.