What does it mean to be a scientist in today's world?

Contemporary scientific practice is much more diverse than it used to be and more change seems likely.

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Removing Atmospheric Greenhouse Gases to Prevent Dangerous Climate Change

Global atmospheric greenhouse gas (GHG) concentrations are continuing to increase, and the impacts of a changing climate are being felt on human and natural

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The Human and the Geological: On Anthropocene Time

This lecture discusses how distinctly geological and sociological ideas undergo mutual translation in current debates on climate change, climate justice, and

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Climate Café: How can the ACT continue to lead in building a zero emissions economy?

The ACT Government has set ambitious targets of reducing emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by 2020 and achieving net zero emissions by 2050 at the latest.  

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Mark Butler in conversation with Mark Howden


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Climate change: A global science update


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Iconic river red gums threatened by rising CO2 levels

Australia’s iconic and most widespread tree species the river red gum is under serious threat by rising CO2 levels and their survival may depend on curbing c

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River red gum in Wyndham Vale, Victoria. Image: Rexness, Flickr

Contributing to climate change solutions
via innovative, interdisciplinary approaches

The ANU Climate Change Institute draws on the wealth of expertise across the University’s seven colleges and connects our work to governments, the private sector and the community as a whole. read more


Research in climate change at ANU covers a broad range of themes, from the science of climate change to societal responses from economic, legal, sociological and political perspectives.

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The ANU offers a variety of courses covering a broad spectrum of climate-related topics – from earth system science to climate law, international climate policy to water, and so much more.

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