Chinese fishing boats took half a billion dollars of illegal squid from North Korea. Scientists used satellites to catch them out
New research used satellite technology, on-water observations and machine learning to track unreported vessels
Report exposes rampant illegal fishing in North Korean waters
Study reveals hundreds of vessels fishing illegally, contravening UN sanctions and fuelling overfishing
UOW expert: Dr Alfredo Paloyo on panic buying toilet paper
As some supermarkets reintroduce purchase limits in Victoria to avoid a second wave of toilet paper panic buying, Dr Alfredo Paloyo explains why it happens
Marine debris costs Asia-Pacific economies US$10.8B annually: report
Damage costs to 2050 will exceed US$216B unless action is taken
Is another huge and costly road project really Sydney's best option right now?
NSW looks intent on pressing ahead with a huge road project without releasing a business case. Among the many concerns is the failure to look at lower-emission alternatives.
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