We need to do more to develop technology that can remove carbon from the atmosphere, says Eelco Rohling, professor of ocean and climate change at ANU.
University discovery ‘BioClay’ helps plants protect themselves from pests without the environmental and human health impacts associated with pesticides.
The CRCSI has developed a webtool to allow coastal residents in Vanuatu to understand and act on rising sea levels and coastal flooding.
The Australian National Data Service (ANDS) is celebrating the real-world impact of data. Their latest article tells the story of a citizen science project to save coral reefs.
Australian scientists join an international group travelling to Antarctica to raise the voice of women working towards global sustainability.
ANDS is celebrating the real-world impact of data with their #dataimpact campaign. Their latest article tells how large datasets are improving pollination protection.
We always hear that renewable energy is getting cheaper, but what does that really mean?
A new report from Alluvium has estimated that cleaning up the Great Barrier Reef will cost $8.2 billion. How does this compare with its value?
Australia calls for leadership and coordination to avoid gaping hole in Australia’s biosecurity.
Australian researchers have created an environmentally friendly, paper-based sensor for monitoring sun exposure.
The Blue Mountains Low Carbon Living program has released a website and app to help tourists find low carbon businesses.
Microgrid clusters are making it easier to go off-grid as neighbours help each other manage peak energy loads.
CRC CARE has developed new soil monitoring technology to provide farmers with cheaper, more immediate irrigation feedback.
The Low Carbon Living CRC drives new efforts to cut residential and commercial carbon emissions.
ANSTO’s Synroc team is a leader in the global nuclear community for nuclear waste immobilisation and treatment technology.
Scientists can now directly link declining coral growth with increasing ocean acidity.
Dr Pia Winberg explains how it is possible to improve our gut health by introducing seaweed dietary fibres to the western diet.
Scientists at JCU have created a cheap and effective audio lure to collect the species of mosquito that carries dengue and yellow fever.
Australian researchers have taught free-ranging goannas to avoid eating toxic cane toads.
Changing biodiversity patterns and its effects on fisheries are one of the less well know marine ecosystem impacts, according to marine ecologist Dr Adriana Vergés.
Heatwaves are predicted to increase in intensity and frequency according to climate change expert Dr Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick.
University of Sydney graduate student reconstructs images to reveal new identity for stellar chamaeleon.
Elon Musk – inventor, engineer and Tesla Motors CEO – calls for a carbon tax at COP21.
The COP21 climate talks in Paris are not just bringing together political powers, but corporate ones too.