Environment

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Nuclear ‘tunnelbot’ probes alien life

Nuclear ‘tunnelbot’ probes alien life

It’s the most enticing destination in the solar system. It looks little more than a giant snowball. But now NASA thinks it can probe it.

Sun 16 Dec 2018

Labor promises new environment agency

Labor promises new environment agency

AUSTRALIA'S environment laws would be rewritten under an elected Labor government, which would also create a new national protection authority.

Ugly scenes at Gold Coast theme park

Ugly scenes at Gold Coast theme park

Distressed parents were forced to take their children from theme park shows after protesters refused to leave.

UN climate change talks end with deal

UN climate change talks end with deal

Almost 200 countries have put aside their political differences to agree on the rules for a landmark climate deal to prevent the impact of global warming.

Wild weather: We’re not out of the woods just yet

Wild weather: We’re not out of the woods just yet

Ex-tropical cyclone Owen has dumped torrential rain across the state’s far north, with heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms expected in the southeast.

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

A crocodile has been spotted close to a woman who was being rescued from floodwater, prompting warnings to watch out.

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