A Qantas flight was forced to return to Sydney when smoke filled the cabin shortly after takeoff.
Author: GIANLUCA MEZZOFIORE, CNN
An alleged anti-vaxxer has been charged with
One of the most startling consequences of the bushfires that are still raging across Australia, is that they have turned some of New Zealand's famed glaciers red and pink.
What may have been the world's tallest waterfall briefly formed on Greenland's ice sheet last year, draining a meltwater lake of 5 million cubic meters of water -- equivalent to 2,000 Olympic-sized swimming pools -- in just five hours.
Thai conservation officials have found a dead deer with 7 kilograms (15 pounds) of plastic garbage in its stomach. It's the latest discovery to highlight the impact of plastic waste on the country's wildlife.
More than 50 people were treated for asthma and breathing-related problems in Sydney as smoke blown from New South Wales bushfires engulfed the Australian city in thick smoke.
Dogs who have been trained to find and save koalas in the wild are helping to rescue the animals in Australia's devastating bushfires.
They're in their early 20s. They communicate and coordinate operations through a Telegram social media group. And they're helping to clean up Venice during its devastating floods.
Veneto regional council, which is located on Venice's Grand Canal, was flooded for the first time in its history on Tuesday night -- just after it rejected measures to combat climate change.
A 25-year-old New Zealand lawmaker giving a speech supporting a climate crisis bill was heckled by an older member of Parliament. Her witty response baffled her audience, to the delight of millennials everywhere.
From next year, Italian school students in every grade will be required to study climate change and sustainability, in an attempt to position the country as a world leader in environmental education.
An Italian youth soccer team has backtracked from a controversial plan to play in blackface as a protest against racism in the sport.
A California rapid transit employee is being hailed as a hero for rescuing a man who fell onto the tracks as a train was approaching the platform.
A high school teacher has been placed on administrative leave in California after he wore blackface to school on Halloween, according to the Milpitas Unified School District.
A man in his 50s died after becoming trapped at the top of a 290-foot industrial chimney in England, police said on Monday.
Like many British children, Zoe Andrews and her sister Hannah loved "The Secret Garden," the 1911 classic novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
When coastal erosion was threatening an old lighthouse in Denmark, authorities had a brilliant idea: move it some 80 meters (263 feet) away from the North Sea.
A climate protester from the global environmental movement Extinction Rebellion has climbed scaffolding around the base of one of Britain's most famous landmarks, the Big Ben clock tower of the Houses of Parliament.
Lady Gaga may have sung
As Storm Lorenzo approaches the UK, parts of England woke up to a dramatic and colorful sunrise, as several photos posted on social media Thursday morning show.
A Rome restaurant has attracted a wave of complaints over the alleged overcharging of tourists after two Japanese diners claimed they had been slapped with a bill for €430 ($470) for two plates of spaghetti and fish, and water.
Oprah Winfrey stunned a predominantly-female audience in Charlotte on Saturday by announcing she would donate $1.15 million to help minority students attend and succeed in college.
Sinuous smoke soars above the Earth's atmosphere while a bright star - actually a Russian Soyuz rocket - stands against the dark night sky, encircled by a ring.