climate change

Nepal forest

Himalayan villages are growing food in the forests, a traditional model that can fight both land clearing and world hunger.

Climate change rally

Mass strikes help target the psychological factors most important for acting on climate change, by emphasising social norms and reinforcing the effectiveness of collective action.

A truck transports coal from open cut mine in Queensland.

A lecture hosted by UNSW’s Practical Justice Initiative will discuss how urgently we need to act to stop the impact of coal and liquefied natural gas exports on climate change.

Dr Sophie Lewis

UNSW Canberra Climate Scientist Dr Sophie Lewis has received the award for ACT Scientist of the Year, presented by the ACT Government.

Coral reef on Heron Island

Marine heatwaves are a much bigger threat to coral reefs than previously thought, research revealing a previously unrecognized impact of climate change on coral reefs has shown.

antartica

Some 58 metres of sea level rise is locked up in Antartica's ice sheets, and it's melting faster than expected.

Australia house

Australian houses are not designed and built for the realities of climate change.

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Global trends in cave waters identify how stalagmites reveal past rainfall and drought patterns.

sydney opera house

Sydney has joined more than 600 local governments around the world – as well as the national governments of the UK and Canada – in putting the climate crisis at the heart of all policy decisions.

Coastal estuary

A multi-disciplinary team led by UNSW Sydney researchers is releasing the first large-scale summary of how our estuaries – and the 80 per cent of NSW residents living on them – will be impacted by climate change.

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