Funding boost for early career researchers
More than $7 million has been awarded to 17 early career researchers at Monash University announced by the Australian Research Council.
Amazon fires: Could we reach the tipping point for runaway climate change?
Climate scientists shed new light on what causes intensified warming
New international research involving Monash University shows intensified surface warming in Canada, Siberia, Alaska and in the Arctic Ocean relative to global mean temperature rise.
Major threats to soil ecosystems from a combination of invasive species and climate change
Soil ecosystems are critical for agriculture, biodiversity and human well-being. Poor soil health means a poor planetary outlook.
Early global greenhouse event gave rise to fire-adapted trees
Conifers that were living at the South Pole show an extreme adaptation to forest fires. Until now, the origin of this ability has been unknown from the fossil record.
Trump has embraced pseudoscience and its deceptive tactics in a post-truth world
As a scientist, I expect the Trump presidency to have a curious familiarity.
Why? Because the relentless stream of falsehoods and character attacks of Trump’s campaign mainstreamed disinformation tactics that biologists, immunologists