It can be disruptive or refreshing, and we feel it every single day. But do you ever stop to think what creates wind on our planet?
The growing threat of flash flooding as a result of more intense rapid rain bursts means the city needs to update its flood defences.
The most severe sudden downpours in Sydney have intensified by 40 per cent in the last two decades.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released the first part of its major Sixth Assessment Report – UNSW scientists are available for comment.
An article in the eminent US magazine Science has triggered debate over whether scientists should use climate models. Here’s what you should know about climate models ahead of today’s IPCC report.
Nine grants in a new round for industry collaborations will fund research in engineering, science, arts and social sciences, and art and design.
If atmospheric carbon dioxide levels double from their pre-industrial levels and are maintained, the world would probably experience eventual warming from 2.3 – 4.5°C, rather than the previously estimated 1.5 – 4.5°C range.
More than 70 of Australia's Laureate professors have signed a letter to the minister for education, Dan Tehan, outlining the flaws in the proposed university reforms.
Professor Steven Sherwood from UNSW School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences explains why lightning can strike the same place twice.
Research on climate system science and work to develop a cutting-edge biosensor have won three UNSW scientists prestigious Australian Laureate Fellowships.