Environment

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Mobile habit we really need to break

Mobile habit we really need to break

We all know about the bag ban, but there is a growing problem in Australia that needs to be addressed — and you’re probably guilty.

Remedy to our cities’ growing pains ignored

Remedy to our cities’ growing pains ignored

Queensland’s rapidly growing communities are causing major issues for our public transport, roads, hospitals and schools a landmark report warns.

Mon 10 Dec 2018

Man missing at falls for eight days

Man missing at falls for eight days

Police have commenced a search for a 60-year-old man who was last seen.

What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

Electric cars? Too expensive. Range anxiety. No charging infrastructure. They look daft. With the launch of Hyundai’s purely electric Ioniq, such arguments are...

Sun 9 Dec 2018

More bushland preserved for koalas

More bushland preserved for koalas

The State Government has announced an extra 190,000 hectares of bushland will be preserved in an effort to save Queensland’s struggling koala population.

Meteor shower set to light up the skies

Meteor shower set to light up the skies

The Geminids meteor shower occurs at a similar time each year, when Earth passes through the "tail” or a cloud of debris from an asteroid.

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