Environment

The week in wildlife - in pictures

Hummingbirds, leopards, pangolins and sharks are among the pick of this weeks images from the natural world

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Pennsylvania puts $1.4m towards extinguishing years-old mine fire

Fire deemed threat to air travel in state where abundance of abandoned mines make underground long-burning fires common

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We need to call out Abbott's climate nihilism

It's hard to pin down exactly what prime minister Tony Abbott really believes on climate change, but his policies could only have been developed by someone who believes global warming is a hoax. Continue reading...