Climate change and when human nature can be to deny nature

Why do so many people in regional and rural areas not believe in climate change? The answer could have more to do with human nature than scientific reasoning.

Thousands of students set to walk out of class in the name of climate change

Thousands of young Australians are set to walk out of their classrooms today to demand action on climate change, with at least 50 rallies planned across the country to protest what schoolchildren see as the destruction of their future.

Climate change costs will have knock-on effect on interest rates, RBA warns

The Reserve Bank warns it will have to take the impact of climate change into account when setting interest rates, with Deputy Governor Guy Debelle saying few forces have a similar scale and systemic risk on the economy.