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Climate change scepticism hotting up in Australia

The politics of climate change could be about to change the government of Australia. Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is in trouble with a major environment bill which is being blocked in the upper house, the Senate.

By blocking the bill the opposition is risking a snap election and it has received a bounce in the polls under a new leader, as Nick Bryant reports.

Broadcast on Thursday 4 February 2010

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