Australia and China have joined forces to establish the first research centre with a focus on the southern hemisphere oceans. The Centre for Southern Hemisphere Oceans Research will tackle the challenge of improving our understanding of the southern oceans and how they influence regional and global climate.
There’s no agreed international approach for how to measure and report on changing nutrients, so we brought together as many international scientists as possible, put them on our research vessel Investigator and as our friend Rihanna would say, we sent them out to sea to work, work, work, work, work, work!.
We’re due to cop a hiding from the Pacific Ocean, but we don’t know when.
Global emissions from fossil fuels have stalled. That puts us in the right place to keep warming below 2℃, but there’s plenty of work still to be done.
Australia’s wheat harvest has stalled over the past 26 years, and worsening weather is to blame.
Methane concentrations in the atmosphere are growing at a faster rate than any time in the past 20 years.
With a predicted increase in the average temperature this summer, entomologists are forecasting an increase in insect activity.
Here are 10 facts to celebrating the 40th anniversary of our Cape Grim research station.
The new State of the Climate report outlines Australia’s rising temperatures and its regional rainfall declines – and the trends that are locked in for the coming few decades due to greenhouse emissions.