Students march into the future with smaller (carbon) footprints
Through STEM Professionals in Schools, a school teacher teamed up with an environmental scientist to help students identify ways to reduce their impact on the climate.
Expert commentary: Varroa mite
Our entomologist and bee expert comments on the Varroa mite, how it spreads and the current incursion.
Climate change is likely driving a drier southern Australia – so why are we having such a wet year?
The southern parts of Australia are expected to become increasingly dry due to climate change. Yet, we now find ourselves subject to another La Niña event. What’s going on?
Meet Dr Hoskins: marine biologist come vertebrate ecologist
Meet Dr Andrew Hoskins and see how his research is helping Indigenous communities manage feral cattle on country.
Climate change has already hit Australia. Unless we act now, a hotter, drier and more dangerous future awaits, IPCC warns
Australia may warm by 4℃ or more this century, the IPCC has found, with no going back from some changes in the climate system
This is the most sobering report card yet on climate change and Earth’s future. Here’s what you need to know
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its long-awaited report on climate change. Its authors lay out the new findings.
Monday’s IPCC report is a really big deal for climate change. So what is it? And why should we trust?
Five years in the making, the IPCC report is the most important global assessment of climate change science.
Growing the next generation of environmental scientists
A classroom collaboration is teaching Australian school children about sustainability and growing our future environmental scientists.
February stars: our monthly science quiz
Feeling fab? We've had another month of exciting and innovative science stories. Test your memory with our February quiz!
How we’re reimagining the future of plastics
It's National Recycling Week and we're on a mission! We're developing a major research program to reimagine the future of plastics.
How bushfires and rain turned our waterways into ‘cake mix’, and what we can do about it
After the Black Summer bushfires, heavy rains extinguished many fires but turned high quality water in our rivers to sludge. This is how we can better prepare for next time.