Microbes could hold the key to explaining how climate change affects sea sponges, warn scientists from UNSW Sydney.
The likely El Niño is bad timing for the electricity sector, and means Australians may face supply disruptions and volatile prices.
Research suggests warming temperatures will see nearly 80 per cent of coral in reefs diseased in the next 80 years.
Scientists have detected a 30 per cent slowdown of the deep ocean currents that form in Antarctica, with profound consequences for Earth’s climate, sea level and marine life.
Human civilisation is headed for collapse. Collectively, we are pushing planet Earth beyond the limits of endurance. There has to be a better way. Now a new book makes the case for systemic change.
The research helps us understand how El Niño and La Niña will change as the world warms in the future.
Could plumes of smoke from the Black Summer of fire have cooled regions of the Pacific and triggered a La Niña? New research suggests it’s possible.
The visit deepened the University's commitment to working with the United Nations to achieve meaningful change, especially in the Asia-Pacific region.
UNSW has academic experts available to comment on May's federal government budget announcements.
Life relies on a fine balance between energy in and energy out. But heating the world 1.2℃ means we’ve trapped an extraordinary amount of extra energy in the Earth system.