Adélie penguin numbers at Cape Denison, Antarctica, have crashed from more than 160,000 birds in 2011 down to just a few thousand following the grounding of a giant 97 km iceberg, B09B, in Commonwealth Bay.
New research published in the...
Long term warming of the Indian and Pacific oceans played an important role in making the Queensland floods of 2010/2011 far worse than they should have been according to new research published in Geophysical Research Letters.
Satellite observations reveal plants in Australia’s semi-arid and subhumid regions are getting greener because of increased atmospheric CO2, but at a significant cost to water resources.
Professor Steven Sherwood, Director of CCRC, has been awarded a prestigious ARC Laureate Fellowship in the 2015 round, with $2.77 million for his research in physics of clouds for the next five years.
The Bureau of Meteorology has officially declared that we are in an El Niño, shifting its tracker from ALERT (a greater than 70% chance of El Niño forming) to an actual event.
Total amount of vegetation increases globally, despite ongoing deforestation in the tropics.
Climate change played a key role in Australia’s hottest year on record in 2013
Ocean currents matter for marine microbes