Speed of tectonic plate movement can change the chemistry of ocean rocks
Monash geologist awarded prestigious international medal
Congratulations to ARC Future Fellow Associate Professor Andy Tomkins on being awarded the Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) Silver Medal for 2021.
Monash University geologist is a STEM Superstar
Congratulations to Monash University geologist Dr Melanie Finch who has been named one of Australia’s official Superstars of STEM.
Stressed out volcanoes more likely to collapse and erupt, study finds
An international study led by Monash scientists has discovered how volcanoes experience stress. The study, published today in Scientific Reports, has
Coastal flooding could occur weekly if greenhouse gas emissions continue, scientists warn
As the Antarctic air hits south eastern Australia with a freak cold snap – scientists warn that coastal flooding in Sydney could occur on a weekly basis, if greenhouse gas emissions continue.
Extreme glacier melt is due to human greenhouse emissions, study finds
An international study involving a Monash climate scientist has revealed a strong link between human greenhouse gas emissions and the increased melting of glaciers.
The Australian fires: Understanding the causes and long-term impact of the bushfires.
This episode of A Different Lens looks at the lasting and far-reaching impact of the past summer's devastating Australian bushfires. Monash academics from various disciplines offer insights into what caused the "megafires", how communities and
Reef sand dissolving quicker than previously thought, study warns
A new international study led by Monash University climate scientists has found reef sand is dissolving much quicker than previously thought due to the impact of microbes.