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Questions over Bureau of Meteorology data
The ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science does not collect primary data. We use data collected and quality controlled by agencies around the world.
Heat waves in Australia are thought to have been responsible for more fatalities in Australia over the past two centuries (around 4000) than any other natural hazard. Research brief: The structure and evolution of heatwaves in SE Australia
Heat waves are thought to have been responsible for more fatalities in Australia over the past two centuries (around 4000) than any other natural hazard.
Jennifer Ayers pubishes new research in Geophysical Research Letters contributes which reveals how nutrient transport in the Indonesian Flowthrough varied over a three-year field study. Research brief: Nutrient transport via the Indonesian Throughflow
Jennifer Ayers pubishes new research in Geophysical Research Letters contributes which reveals how nutrient transport in the Indonesian Flowthrough varied over a three-year field study.
Help the Ministry of Silly Walkers and Talkers raise $4000 for Oxfam. Help our silly walkers and talkers
Staff from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science, have committed to raising a combined $4,000 by walking 100km to help Oxfam Australia fight poverty
Prof David Karoly responds to a new paper showing how climate change is drying out southern WA. Climate change dries out WA
Prof David Karoly responds to a new paper showing how climate change is drying out southern WA.
New research shows projected changes in the winds circling the Antarctic may accelerate global sea level rise Changing Antarctic winds create new sea level threat
New research shows projected changes in the winds circling the Antarctic may accelerate global sea level rise significantly more than previously estimated.
Millions of tonnes of plastics pollute our oceans, impacting the creatures that live in or depend on the ocean – and that includes humans. Website reveals journey of ocean plastic
Millions of tonnes of plastics pollute our oceans, impacting the creatures that live in or depend on the ocean – and that includes humans.
A key climate event that brings significantly lower rainfall and drought to southern and central Australia may occur three times more often.. Global warming triples odds of Southern Australian droughts
A key climate event that brings significantly lower rainfall and drought to southern and central Australia may occur three times more often.
The search for missing flight MH370 isn’t over in the Southern Indian Ocean – it’s just going deeper. Time to search deeper in the ocean for missing flight MH370
The search for missing flight MH370 isn’t over in the Southern Indian Ocean – it’s just going deeper in an attempt to cover the ocean floor over a much wider area.
In Sydney it has been more like early summer than the beginning of winter. Winter heatwaves are nice... as extreme weather events go
If you’ve stepped outside at lunchtime in Sydney over the past few days, you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was more like early summer than the beginning of winter.
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