Our future in drought
Recently Australia has seen devasting scenes of blistering heat, historic low rainfall and drought across central and eastern Australia. While our history is punctured by droughts battering Australia, what can they tell us about the future?
Farmers can start 2060 transformation today
Farmers looking to respond to the Australian National Outlook can start adapting today.
How climate change might impact marine life
A global team of researchers have used modelling techniques to better understand the impact of climate change on marine life in Australia and around the world.
From oceanic critters to the oceanic frontier: our researchers navigating the Indian Ocean
Our researchers are aboard RV Investigator, travelling along an Indian Ocean route that was last studied 60 years ago, looking at how the oceans have changed with the climate.
Our scientists doing us proud
Two of our recently appointed Australian Academy of Science Fellows tell us about their work helping to create resilient and valuable environments.
Past Antarctic air informs our future
Air bubbles trapped deep under Antarctic ice are helping us understand the impact that increasing emissions might have on a naturally occurring ‘air purifier’.
Here are seven things to know about tropical cyclones
We’ve got some answers to a few questions you may have about cyclones.
You’ve got the power! Keeping our electricity during a heatwave
Nearly every state has seen temperatures of 35 degrees or above over the past few weeks. How will our electricity grid cope with the pressures of increasingly extreme weather? How do we moderate our energy consumption if there’s a chance power supplies can’t cope with our needs?
Tackling drought with data visualisation
The National Drought Map brings together information on weather conditions and agricultural industries to help government provide support where it's needed most.
Measuring the worth of rural properties
New tech makes it easy to see a whole bunch of information about a farm in the same place at the same time and is set to revolutionise how decisions and investments are made.
State of the Climate 2018 shows continued warming of climate and oceans
We've released our fifth biennial State of the Climate report with the Bureau of Meteorology.