Tree rings are ‘nature’s weather stations’ and reveal far more of the Daly River’s history than scientific records can.
Tree ring analysis suggests strong flows in NT’s Daly River can’t go on forever and water allocation could lead to environmental and cultural damage.
A UNSW Sydney-led study shows at least two times more freshwater has shifted from warm to cold regions of the earth than our climate models predicted – signifying broader changes to the global water cycle.
Urban gardens, parks and green walls are crucial ways to tackle flash floods and city heat. But new global research finds its effectiveness varies from city to city.
The next generation of supercooling materials can help keep cities cooler in summer and warmer in winter.
UNSW psychology researchers have shown how to better communicate key messages and avoid misinformation.
Hospitals will have to plan for larger floods – and find ways to safely evacuate staff and patients.
The Australian Labor Party has options on emissions reduction targets, but it is still running scared from the best mechanism to achieve them.
A new report shows the urgent need for action to mitigate climate change and biodiversity loss, and the significant consequences facing all life on Earth in failing to do so.
With La Niña prolonging the wet season, there is an increased risk of flooding along the north, east and southeast regions.