Sunrise at Beachmere, Queensland.
We've spent years publishing smart, practical research on real climate solutions. Now it's time to put it all into practice.
Melbourne’s ABC weather presenter Paul Higgins discussing a trend towards warmer April days.
Politicians might get the most airtime when it comes to climate change, but Australians would rather hear about it from weather presenters.
School students took to the streets in Melbourne and other Australian cities back in March as part of a global rally on climate change. Now they’re doing it again.
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Young people have reason to protest today and call for action on climate change. But they risk anxiety if they feel they are not heard and nothing is done.
Governments can choose to spend money in ways that support climate change policy, including a shift to electric vehicle fleets.
New Zealand is introducing new procurement rules to better link government spending with climate change policy. The first target is to reduce emissions profile of the government's vehicle fleet.
Striking for the climate.
Humans consume excessive resources with little or no benefits to well-being – and the politics of our economy are to blame. To counter the influence of industries in democracy, we must strike.
From media coverage to story books, children are consistently represented as prophets or puppets in the midst of climate emergency. It's time for that to change.
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We asked a media studies researcher why climate change doesn't make more of a splash in the press.
A seasonal diet could reconnect people with nature's rhythms.
Our responsibility to consider how the future might look for generations to come requires imagination.
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In order to achieve progressive change and combat the climate crisis, workers need to help build a movement powerful enough to challenge the status quo.
The first half of 2019 is the equal hottest on record and summer is set to be a scorcher.
Average temperatures in Australia are already high by international standards, but what happens when they continue to rise? How much heat can our bodies withstand?
Politicians routinely criticise young climate strikers as not making a difference. But the reality is quite different.
Conscripting young volunteers to combat climate change is not necessary. Australians aged 15-17 already have the highest rates of volunteering in the country.
Newspaper editors once sorted through letters to decide which would be published in their newspaper. Our comments moderation policy is no different.
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Publishing the comments of climate change deniers would be journalistically irresponsible. That's why we're redoubling our efforts to weed out misinformation.
Polls show the gap between conservatives and liberals is widening on the issue of climate change.
Vehicle emissions and industrial facilities are contributing to climate change, but many conservatives don't believe it.
A researcher completing bleaching surveys in the southern Great Barrier Reef after a major bleaching event.
ARC CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR CORAL REEF STUDIES
Few feel the pain of the Great Barrier Reef's decline more acutely than the scientists trying to save it. Ahead of a UN climate summit, two researchers write of their grief, and hope.
Australian schools are pretty much left to their own devices when it comes to teaching students about the climate emergency.
Despite calls for climate change to be part of our education, Australia has not designed, implemented nor funded a coherent, educational approach to our climate emergency.
Are governments listening?
As the UN's Climate Action Summit approaches, governments need to start doing more than setting targets. Here's how they can make a start.
Transforming our societies to stop climate change offers us the chance to make our lives better.
Enter Shikari put climate change centre stage at Reading Festival 2019.
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Climate science is now firmly part of the zeitgeist.
Far from having a lack of procedures, scientific method is based on observation, prediction, test and appraisal.