A new study identifies major environmental concerns for the Lake Eyre Basin rivers, among the most pristine in the world.
UNSW researchers have solved the mystery of why and how ocean ‘hotspots’ are forming so fast, by examining the winds that influence the ocean currents heating these areas.
The number of live animals seized by the Australian Government has tripled since 2017, with blue-tongue lizards and sulphur-crested cockatoos frequently captured.
Termites are more sensitive to temperature than previously thought, which may have climate change forecasting implications as the earth warms.
In a warming world, a species’ ability to acclimatise to temperatures is crucial. But young ectotherms can struggle to handle the heat.
UNSW experts are available to comment on the recently announced third La Niña in as many years.
New modelling shows the Southern Ocean to have absorbed the majority of excess greenhouse-related warming due its unique geographic properties.
Megafires like Australia’s 2019/20 Black Summer fires represent an emerging threat to estuarine and coastal ecosystems.
Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla, Professor Raina MacIntyre, The Environment Recovery Project and researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have all received prestigious 2022 Eureka Prize awards.
After the recent electric vehicle summit, Australia is one step closer to a national EV strategy. Here are six elements it will need.