As expected, the Senate has voted down the Rudd Government's contentious emissions trading legislation, in effect putting Australia's climate change strategy on the shelf for at least three months.
Researchers will begin delving into the mysteries of deep sea coral reefs in the Atlantic Ocean, in an effort to better understand and protect these rich ocean ecosystems.
The annual National Litter Index results are in today, and while Australia's litter count is down, it's apparent there's still plenty of room for improvement.
Seventeen of Australia's iconic World Heritage properties will experience increased risks from climate change, a new report has found.
Australian researchers have created the world's first visual atlas allowing the projection of global rainfall over the next 100 years.
You probably hadn't noticed, but the head shape and overall size of rodents has been changing over the past century - and now these changes have been linked to human population density and climate change.
A new breed of flexible solar power cells that are cheap and easy to make are one step closer to reality, researchers have said.
A wealth of new green jobs and training opportunities will be made available in Australia under a new $94 million plan, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd announced yesterday.
Businesses and individuals can now easily monitor their paper use with the launch of a free software program by environment organisation Do Something.