climate change

bushfire

Extreme fire risk will overlap with weather patterns to create fire tornadoes more often under climate change.

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UNSW researchers will use ancient wood archives to study the effects of climate change over the last 50,000 years.

Operation Posidonia

A beautiful seagrass is endangered in parts of NSW, but a team of “underwater gardeners” led by a UNSW marine ecologist is working to stem its decline.

Sustainable Development Goals

Rapid progress for Australia on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals is possible and could deliver a fairer, greener, more prosperous nation in 2030 – if managed properly – new UNSW research has found.

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Prominent scientist will tackle saving humanity from catastrophic damage to its life support systems and an impending climate change catastrophe. 

Mountain pygmy possums

Palaeontologists look to the fossil record to come up with a new strategy to save the endangered mountain pygmy-possum from becoming a climate change casualty.

UNSW Professor Jeremy Moss

UNSW Professor Jeremy Moss explains the significance of the global environmental movement, and the importance it holds on climate change.

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Dr Gloria Pignatta is a Scientia Fellow at UNSW Built Environment. She designs advanced technologies and passive strategies to improve building energy efficiency and mitigate the urban heat island phenomenon in a changing climate.

city storm

A call to make our cities more resilient to climate change could drive one of the largest new infrastructure builds in history.

mining

Australia cannot distance itself from moral responsibility for emissions from exported fossil fuels.

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