Read the latest opinion articles inspired by science.
6 Apr 2018
Decision-makers need to be more aware of the role of disturbances in degrading ecosystems.
23 Mar 2018
Associate Professor Jamie Pittock explains why effective management of the Murray-Darling Basin is essential for Australia’s water future.
29 Aug 2017
90% of Australians feel science has made life easier. But we're a complex nation when it comes to the finer details of how we view science and scientists.
13 Jun 2017
This short video puts recent climate change and carbon dioxide emissions into the context of the past 800,000 years.
26 May 2017
Researchers at ANU are calling for location data to be withheld from research publications to help protect some rare and endangered species.
23 May 2017
A climate policy expert at The Australian National University (ANU) says the world would be better off if the US withdraws from the global climate agreement
21 Apr 2017
A symposium of energy experts has called for a national discussion on nuclear options, including mining, power generation and waste storage
1 Feb 2017
Victoria's faunal emblem the Leadbeater's Possum and other species will become extinct within about 30 years unless clear-fell logging stops in Victoria's Mountain Ash forests, new research based on 30 years of monitoring the forests has found.