Yes, the new threatened species plan is better. But it’s nowhere near enough to actually prevent Australian species from dying out.
Countries all over the world who want to report their global material footprint will benefit from a new research platform.
A new report shows the urgent need for action to mitigate climate change and biodiversity loss, and the significant consequences facing all life on Earth in failing to do so.
Disclosure requirements work, forcing companies to own up to their customers and investors.
Under a new code, rural landholders in NSW will be allowed to clear up to 25 metres of land outside their property boundary. This will be devastating for the wildlife that live or migrate there.
A UNSW study shows airway bacteria can indicate the health of dolphins and whales – a finding that could benefit endangered species like the northern right and blue whales.
Partially protected marine areas create confusion and don’t meet their broad conservation objectives, UNSW researchers have found.
With last summer’s bushfires largely out of the headlines, has the psychological distance people might feel towards climate change increased?
Health experts have agreed a bigger emphasis on plant-based nutrition would improve the health of people and our planet, at a UNSW Sydney panel discussion for National Science Week.
UNSW Sydney researchers collected and tested samples of humpback whale "snot" – similar to mucus from a human nose – and found severely depleted microbial diversity a