The likely El Niño is bad timing for the electricity sector, and means Australians may face supply disruptions and volatile prices.
The research helps us understand how El Niño and La Niña will change as the world warms in the future.
New research shows coastlines across the Pacific Ocean may respond differently to El Niño and La Niña cycles.
The good news is, pygmy blue whales appear to be thriving in the Indian Ocean. But not-so-good is that climate change may be threatening their food sources.
By following moisture from the oceans to the land, researchers worked out exactly how three oceans conspire to deliver deluges of rain to eastern Australia.