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Is the media getting the messaging right on climate change?

Is the media getting the messaging right on climate change?

From "climate change" to "climate crisis"; experts say there are pros and cons to every doomsday prediction.

‘We are already feeling the effects of global warming’

‘We are already feeling the effects of global warming’

How will climate change affect day-to-day life in Australia? Crikey spoke with Dr Andrew Glikson to find out.

How climate denialism was mainstreamed in Australia

How climate denialism was mainstreamed in Australia

There’s nothing inevitable about the alignment of the right with denialism.

A snapshot of News Corp’s loudest climate change denialists

A snapshot of News Corp’s loudest climate change denialists

How did it become the norm to ridicule scientists and media outlets that report on climate change?

Can we attribute a specific drought to climate change?

Can we attribute a specific drought to climate change?

The science behind attribution has become increasingly sophisticated over the past decade and, with increasingly stark data, relatively clear cut.

Dear Malcolm Roberts, this is how science works

Dear Malcolm Roberts, this is how science works

Like democracy, science, and the scientific process, are flawed, but they are still preferable to the crackpottery of Malcolm Roberts, write Tom Osegowitsch and Angela McCabe.

‘Clean coal’ is a lie straight out of the Orwellian playbook

‘Clean coal’ is a lie straight out of the Orwellian playbook

Despite the dire warning of climate scientists, underpinned by the current spate of extreme weather events around the world, the government appears to be bent on promoting coal-fired power generation, writes Earth and Paleo-climate scientist Andrew Glikson.

One Nation v science

One Nation v science

One Nation has been making quite a few claims about science and climate change. Luckily, scientists are very happy to set the record straight, writes Crikey intern Jordan Fermanis .

‘Head in the sand 101’: what the world media thinks of our commitment to the environment

‘Head in the sand 101’: what the world media thinks of our commitment to the environment

We have the best minister in the world as our environment minister! So surely we are an environmental world leader, right? Crikey intern April Dudgeon finds out that is not so much the case.