As Drought-Hit Australia Burns, Victims Cling to the Idea That Climate Change Is 'Unproven'
The northeast interior has become a case study in global warming. Here we see the ramifications of a changing climate, but also how humans hold onto preconceptions regardless of new evidence.
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Bull Semen Lab Explosion a 'Blow' to Farmers
100 cryogenic cylinders full of bull semen exploded in a fire on Tuesday at Yarram Herd Services in Australia.
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This Is What Australia's Recycling Crisis Looks Like
In 2018 China stopped accepting their recyclable waste. They've been dumping it in landfill and stashing it in warehouses ever since.
Editor's Note: Why It's Crucial to Look at Environmental Extremes
VICE is one of hundreds of newsrooms around the world joining the Covering Climate Now initiative.
A Seal Helped Police Pull Off a $1 Billion Drug Bust
A gang of international drug smugglers was thwarted when a disgruntled elephant seal cornered them on the beach, forcing their arrest.
Farmer Jailed for Smuggling ‘Outstandingly Dangerous’ Batches of Garlic into Australia
Thousands of garlic bulbs imported under the guise of 'office supplies' could have contained the single biggest threat to Australian biosecurity.
We Found Out the Story Behind That Terrifying Hell House in Australia
The otherwise ordinary five-bedroom mansion is filled with terrifying dolls, Satanic masks, and at least one potentially haunted clown.
Massive BBQ Planned Next to Home of Vegan Who Sued Neighbours Over Meat Smells
More than 4,000 people have responded to the Facebook event saying that they'll be attending, and another 10,000+ say that they're interested.
A Vegan Took Her Neighbours to the Supreme Court for Their Backyard Barbecues
"All I can smell is fish," said the Australian massage therapist, who is convinced her neighbours are grilling meats just to spite her.
Australian Farmers Are Developing Broccoli Pills to Reduce Organic Waste
It's thought that capsules containing an entire serving of vegetables could be the future of food.
Footage of an Australian Guy Fishing from a Drone Is Being Investigated by Authorities
It's not clear whether using a homemade drone to lift yourself into the air is illegal in Australia.
This Scientist Is Sending Cancer Cells Into Space to See if They Survive
Experiments on Earth suggest that cancer cells are radically affected by near-zero gravity conditions.