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New studies show Antarctic glaciers are retreating at record pace.
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On the one hand, innovation is the golden ticket to a prosperous future. On the other, expensive research is viewed as merely discretionary and is inevitably the first casualty of a tough budget. It's a dichotomy which must be nothing short of maddening for our scientists.
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The CSIRO has announced plans to establish a national climate research centre in Hobart. Set to focus on climate modelling and Australian projections, the Climate Science Centre will employ 40 full-t...
If global temperatures on our planet continue to go up, ferocious super-storms could become more frequent and sea levels could rise several meters over the next century, drowning coastal cities along...