How we reduce CO2 emissions in the built environment is changing – with focus moving from energy efficiency to reducing embodied carbon, according to UNSW’s Philip Oldfield.
The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child has released a statement on the responsibilities of governments to reduce harm from climate change. Here’s what’s in it for Australia.
Heat is the silent killer of thousands each year and is only going to get worse.
Marine heatwaves are becoming more frequent under global warming and this is having a significant impact on species' ability to recover.
New research shows Australia will need to adapt to changes in sudden solar power fluctuation events over the next century.
Cold fronts can make bushfires worse, a startling consideration for authorities pondering the upcoming bushfire season.
A UNSW Sydney scientist explains exactly how an El Niño event manifests and why it can be difficult to predict.
South-west Australia relies on groundwater for three-quarters of its water use. But a new study of the region’s caves has found a drying climate is having a dramatic impact on this precious resource.
The centralisation of planning power is exactly what Sydney doesn’t need. The commission broadened the focus across the whole city.
Jane McAdam has been awarded $3.1m and Gary Froyland $2.5m for their research projects.