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Analysis and opinion | 7 Apr 2020
While we fixate on coronavirus, Earth is hurtling towards a catastrophe worse than the dinosaur extinction
Earth is heading for another mass extinction – and human activity is to blame.
News | 27 Mar 2020
To relieve financial pressures and stress to students caused by COVID-19, Vice Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt has announced additional support measures.
News | 25 Mar 2020
Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt today announced The Australian National University (ANU) will move to remote work and study from tomorrow.
News | 19 Mar 2020
ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt announced ANU will pause coursework teaching for one week from Monday 23 March.
News | 12 Mar 2020
The Indian Ocean's surface temperatures are changing, putting southeast Australia on course for increasingly hot and dry conditions.
Research story | 10 Mar 2020
A rare natural phenomenon brings severe drought to Australia. Climate change is making it more common
Climate drivers, such as the Indian Ocean Dipole, are an entirely natural phenomenon, but climate change is modifying the behaviour of these climate modes.
Research story | 6 Mar 2020
If you look at the list of ANU College of Science research projects receiving funding in the 2020 round of ARC Discovery Grants, something stands out.
Analysis and opinion | 5 Feb 2020
Universities are key to meeting our climate change challenge
Analysis and opinion | 23 Jan 2020
Australian scientists warned the country could face a climate change-driven bushfire crisis by 2020. It arrived on schedule.
Student profile | 10 Dec 2019
Bobby Sun loves the ocean and is about to graduate with a Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours), specialising in marine science. And yet, she can't swim.