Greenland ice melting at an expanding pace may begin cooling the North Atlantic and increasing the severity of storms by 2075, said James Hansen, the former NASA scientist who raised concerns about...
James Casey Sydneysiders should enjoy today's pleasant weather as a spell of cold, wet and windy weather is due to set in on Friday.
Hamish Boland-Rudder, Fleta Page There’s a cold breeze blowing from the south, snow dusting the Brindabellas, and the first frost expected within days – and it’s not even Anzac Day yet in Canberra.
Rachel Olding Snow has fallen early on ski fields in NSW and Victoria as a cold snap hits both states.
Stephanie Gardiner BEFORE there was air conditioning Hay residents would hang sheets drenched in cold water on the line and stand underneath to enjoy the cool breeze.
Adrian Lowe Sweltering one day, shivering the next - that's the prospect Melburnians face this weekend, continuing the city's up-and-down weather of the past fortnight.
Larissa Nicholson There are black outs across Canberra today with high winds causing interuptions to electricity supply, mostly in the south of the city.
Ben Cubby THE massive release of methane and other gases from the Arctic will make it tougher to meet human greenhouse gas cuts, but the scale of the problem will still be determined by how much fossil fuel is...
Hamish Boland-Rudder After Canberra recorded its coldest October day since 1968 yesterday, people in the surrounding region are waking up to a thick cover of snow this morning.
Brittany Mitchell Today could be one of the last days to catch Floriade in the dry before the festival wraps up on Sunday.
Hamish Boland-Rudder While his younger sister Emily sat huddled up in the warm car, Matthew Bowers launched into the snow for the first time in his life and soon the snowballs were flying.
Annabel Ross Flowers are blossoming, birds are chirping, spring is in the air. Or is it?
Craig Butt Be sure to rug up if you're going to the footy this weekend, because we're in for a chilly couple of days.
David Wroe Ocean species that used to live off Sydney half a century ago now inhabit the Southern Ocean as climate change drives fish, plankton and microbes to colder waters, a scientific snapshot of marine...
Steve Jacobs Residents across south-eastern Australia have woken to a bitterly cold morning with frost biting hard across the region.
Even though most of the animals at Canberra's zoo have heated enclosures, they cannot resist their moment in the sun in the morning.
New York temperatures plummeted and tension soared as petrol supplies continued to dwindle despite frantic efforts to bring in fuel.
David Wroe, Tom Arup The rescue of the Murray-Darling basin could become a political quagmire after the Greens warned yesterday that they would try to block the latest draft plan, forcing Labor to turn to Tony Abbott for...
Lenore Taylor, NATIONAL AFFAIRS CORRESPONDENT Support for climate action continues to erode and more Australians say they don't want to pay anything to help reduce greenhouse emissions as the Gillard government prepares to unveil a carbon tax...
Kim Arlington, Stephanie Gardiner Heavy snowfalls in the state's central west forced the closure of the Great Western Highway yesterday, while winds gusting up to 100 km/h brought down trees on houses, roads and power lines in Sydney.