The government is reaffirming its commitment to coal. But as the crisis deepens, climate barbarism is no longer an option
During Victoria's Black Saturday bushfires in 2009, lightning strikes caused new fires up to 100 kilometres away from the original blaze
Firefighters joined by fresh teams from the US and Canada were taking advantage of rainy and cooler conditions to tackle out-of-control blazes
New Zealand has said its new coaching team will be named before Christmas, but it has now missed out on at least three high-profile candidates
Authorities told residents in fire-stricken regions to seek shelter, warning they had no time to escape before their communities were engulfed
China produces more than 95% of the world's rare earths, and the United States relies on it for upwards of 80% of its imports
Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.