Climate change


Arnie on climate: "I'll be back"

Wednesday, 16 December 2009

Even if doesn't lead to a binding treaty, COP15 is significantly raising the global profile of the threat we face from climate change, said Schwarzenegger, and will empower people to take their own actions.

Rudd talks climate policy

Thursday, 10 September 2009

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd outlines climate policy priorities.

Computers and climate change

Friday, 4 September 2009

Computers, printers and mobile phones generate the same number of greenhouse gas emissions as the aviation industry. What are the ways to reduce the environmental impact of computers?

High & Dry: John Howard, Climate Change and the Selling of Australia's Future

High & Dry

Monday, 22 June 2009

As a Liberal Party member and former Howard government advisor, Pearse dissects the political system he once worked within. His research is based on extensive interviews with 56 people prominent in the policy debate.

nuclear power plant

Is nuclear the answer to climate change?

Thursday, 5 March 2009

The nuclear debate is back on the agenda. Former treasurer Peter Costello says the green movement needs to embrace it and the ABARE says there is a strong business case for it. But opponents say it is too dangerous, too expensive and insufficient.

video store

Why climate change is like hiring a movie

Thursday, 11 December 2008

Climate change negotiations are not so difficult to understand. It's a lot like going to a video store to hire a movie for a night in...

coral reef

Great Barrier Reef gone in 20 years

Thursday, 11 December 2008

The Great Barrier Reef could be lost within our lifetime, if a new report from the Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network is to be believed.

The distribution of atmospheric water vapour

Water confirmed as major greenhouse gas

Wednesday, 26 November 2008

Using satellite data, researchers have precisely estimated the heat-trapping effect of water in air, validating its role as a critical component of climate change.

Green energy and the bad economy

Tuesday, 4 November 2008

Will the downturn affect the green economy? Climate change and the financial meltdown are connected.


New classes in climate change for Australian university

Wednesday, 29 October 2008

Australian university students will now be able to take classes in climate change as part of a new initiative at the Australian National University.

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