The latest research on rising sea levels attests to the accelerating threat to the planet and its human populations. We have the technology to confront it, but we need the will.
- by John Church
Scientists say the world's oceans are warming far more quickly than previously thought, a finding with dire implications for climate change.
- by Kendra Pierre-Louis
Nine of the 10 warmest years on record in Australia have occurred since 2005.
Tokyo has withdrawn from the International Whaling Commission on the basis that it could not resume the commercial hunt while bound by global rules.
- by Fergus Hunter & Steve Jacobs
With no clarity of a carbon emissions pathway, the Morrison government has left its NSW counterparts no option but to follow the Labor states.
- by Oliver Yates
The human race needs to wean off its addiction to fossil fuels, urgently, say Doctors for the Environment.
- by Colin Butler
Japan is unlikely to catch whales in the Antarctic Ocean after its withdrawal, Kyodo quotes a government source as saying.
- by Steve Jacobs
A London sustainable building materials company saw a resemblance between the nearly blind creature and Trump, who has called global warming a "hoax".
- by Isaac Stanley-Becker
Negotiators said the agreement was the best that could have been expected given the limited agenda for the talks and the need for a global consensus.
- by Brady Dennis
"No country should have to sacrifice their economic prosperity or energy security in pursuit of environmental sustainability," Trump's energy and climate adviser said.
- by Brad Plumer & Lisa Friedman