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Climate change is affecting crop yields and reducing global food supplies

As climate change alters temperature and rainfall patterns, yields of some crops are increasing while others decline. The net result: less food, especially where it's most needed.

10 Jul 2019


Technology is making cities 'smart', but it's also costing the environment

The Australian government has allocated A$50m for the Smarter Cities and Suburbs Program...

By Mark Sawyer 27 Jul 2018


Message in a bottle: the wine industry gives farmers a taste of what to expect from climate change

Wine, as we have seen once again this week, seems to be a handy way to galvanise concerns about the future ill-effects of climate change...

By Douglas Bardsley 30 Jul 2015


FactCheck: Are 95% of models linking human CO2 emissions and global warming in error?

"It's a well-kept secret, but 95% of the climate models we are told prove the link between human CO2 emissions and catastrophic global warming have been found, after nearly two decades of temperature stasis, to be in error. It's not surprising." - Maurice Newman, AC, chair of the Prime Minister's Business Advisory Council

By Alex Sen Gupta 18 May 2015


Calls for Australia to follow US, China climate deal

Australia is now under pressure to follow the United States and China and ramp up efforts to combat climate change...

17 Nov 2014


Raijin's helping climate scientists

SYDNEY - Australia's most powerful computer was unveiled on Wednesday (31 July), in a boost for climate scientists who need to crunch vast amounts of data to make forecasts and pinpoint extreme weather, officials said

1 Aug 2013


Environmentally friendly purchases heat up in emerging markets

NEW YORK, US: Purchases of environmentally protective products have grown significantly in two of the world's leading markets - China and Brazil; but the widespread perception that these products are too expensive may be blocking deeper adoption.

21 Aug 2012