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A strong scientific collaboration is continuing to develop between the ARCCSS, Bureau of Meteorology, CSIRO, and international partners. The Maritime Continent Initiative: Linking scientists nationally and internationally

A strong scientific collaboration is continuing to develop between the ARCCSS, Bureau of Meteorology, CSIRO, and international partners on the unique weather and climate science issues of the Maritime Continent

Neville Nichols and Sophie Lewis explain why weather data prior to 1910 is not reliable in Australia. FactCheck: was the 1896 heatwave wiped from the record?

Neville Nichols and Sophie Lewis explain why weather data prior to 1910 is not reliable in Australia.

Hot and dry conditions in 2013 led to extensive bushfires. Human hands are all over Australia's hottest ever year

Climate change played a key role in Australia’s hottest year on record in 2013.

Kane Stone explains how a successful international effort to protect the ozone layer definitely gave us a reason to celebrate World Ozone Day. Why we celebrate World Ozone Day

Kane Stone explains how a successful international effort to protect the ozone layer definitely gave us a reason to celebrate World Ozone Day on 16 September

Most of us have littered at one time or another, and in the process we probably contributed to the enormous of amounts of plastic that enter the ocean every year. Redrawing the map could reveal ocean garbage patch culprits

Most of us have littered at one time or another, and in the process we probably contributed to the enormous of amounts of plastic that enter the ocean every year, eventually ending up in one of the five so-called ocean garbage patches.

There has been much media commentary recently about the Bureau of Meteorology’s efforts to use historical weather records to gauge how Australia’s climate is changing. How to become a citizen climate sleuth

There has been much media commentary recently about the Bureau of Meteorology’s efforts to use historical weather records to gauge how Australia’s climate is changing.

Did Hollywood tell us the truth about what happens with the flow of the East Australia Current? Can you surf the East Australian Current, Finding Nemo-style?

Did Hollywood tell us the truth about what happens with the flow of the East Australia Current?

Climate researchers are seeing the beginnings of what could be the most powerful El Niño event since 1997/98. Are we heading for a worrying Super El Nino?

We have only just moved into May and despite being seven months away from next summer in the southern hemisphere, climate researchers are seeing the beginnings of what could be the most powerful El Niño event since 1997/98.

 

A new analysis shows why greater uncertainty about climate change increases the likelihood that the real-world effects will be at the more severe end of the scale. Uncertainty isn’t cause for climate complacency – quite the opposite

A new analysis shows why greater uncertainty about climate change increases the likelihood that the real-world effects will be at the more severe end of the scale.

As the effort to find Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 moves inexorably towards the recovery stage, the challenge of finding the plane’s flight recorder on the ocean floor will become a game of blind man’s bluff. Under the deep blue ocean: the search for MH370’s black box

As the effort to find Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 moves inexorably towards the recovery stage, the challenge of finding the plane’s flight recorder on the ocean floor will become a game of blind man’s bluff spread over thousands of kilometres.

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