A section of the Arctic Ocean seafloor that holds vast stores of frozen methane is showing signs of instability and widespread venting of the powerful greenhouse gas, according to new research findings.
Ever noticed that most tuna brands don't tell you which species is in the can? Greenpeace has over the weekend exposed the brands selling overfished tuna and employing problematic fishing practices, in a new guide to help navigate the shopping isles.
Composting - it's dirty business, but an important one. Families with backyard bins and wiggly worm farms have long been doing it - now there's a push for council compost collections.
With Australians hanging on to over 20 million no longer used mobile phones, a new campaign has been launched to encourage phone recycling - saving waste, recovering and reusing resources and raising money for a good cause.
Changes to the Government’s Renewable Energy Target scheme, announced last week, have been welcomed by green groups and industry as a step in the right direction to achieving Australia’s 2020 renewable energy target.
The Australian Government has submitted a proposal to the International Whaling Commission, calling for a ban on whaling in the Southern Ocean and a complete end to 'scientific' whaling practices.
A free online service to help people around the world recycle and reuse unwanted, everyday items has been launched by an Australian company.
The publication of false claims by the IPCC has been compounded by its imperious attitude, says professor of climate change Mike Hulme.
With disappointments after a lacklustre Copenhagen climate conference, environment experts are urging people to support a movement called the Transition Decade.