The oceans are getting hotter, with a likely El Niño and climate change responsible.
Despite the popular and intuitive notion that people find climate change psychologically distant, a new review of the evidence shows that’s not the case at all.
For the second time in five years, millions of fish suffocated in the Darling River. This was not a natural disaster – it’s our doing.
Three UNSW scientists are honoured for cutting-edge research into climate change and ocean systems, nanomaterials and food and health, and DNA sequencing and gene activity.
Giving nature and the environment the same legal rights as humans is gaining ground as a new strategy to protect them from disaster.
A guide produced by UNSW experts will help the construction industry achieve net zero in the built environment by 2040.
Almost 200 countries are reckoning with the world’s extraordinary loss of the variety of life at the COP15 nature summit in Canada. Here’s why Indigenous involvement is crucial.
The report synthesises the latest science about Australia’s climate – and paints a worrying picture.
Industry-funded research says existing models for potential maximum rainfall are out of date and suggests existing dams are at greater risk due to spillway inadequacy.
The growing threat of flash flooding as a result of more intense rapid rain bursts means the city needs to update its flood defences.