RMIT University and the United Nations' Habitat program join forces to investigate social and environmental issues in urbanised areas around the world.
Green groups have united in opposition of emissions trading legislation and to advocate a plan of action that could halve Australia's emissions witin a decade.
Investing in nature can reduce the impact of natural disasters on people and the environment, according to a new report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Solar greenhouses that nurture vegetables despite outside temperatures as low as minus 25 degrees Celsius are among the innovations recently recognised by international energy awards.
Public donations and support from entrepreneur Dick Smith have helped Bob Brown reach his target of $240,000 to pay legal fees from his battle to save the Wielangta Forest in Tasmania.
Today the world celebrates the environment. What are you going to do?
Green groups, retailers and timber importers across Australia are calling an end to illegally logged imports, and encouraging Australians to buy legally sourced, sustainable wood.
Penguin poo stains, visible from space, have helped scientists locate emperor penguin breeding colonies in Antarctica.
Green spaces in Australia's urban landscape are a positive influence on health, new research has confirmed.