Bushfire smoke and your health
Melbourne is again blanketed in smoke from bushfires, but the health implications from it may not be known for years.
Fires and celebrity faultlines
The connection of the bushfire disaster with climate change is increasing scrutiny of celebrities and their endorsements, just ask Roger Federer.
When the truth goes up in flames
The catastrophic bushfires have highlighted the connection between threats to the natural environment and the media environment, through which misinformation is spreading at a disturbing rate.
Fighting fire with ancient knowledge
With Australia in the grip of devastating bushfires, Indigenous people must be involved in prevention strategies.
Morrison's epic fail
A crisis of this scale requires a willingness to generate bipartisan consensus, but the PM has struggled to put the national interest above party politics.
The summer threat beyond the fires
The peak time for heatwaves in southern Australia hasn't yet arrived. Many parts of Australia can expect heavy rains and flooding, and northern Australia's cyclone season is just gearing up.
The ties that bind Australia
Rising concerns about the environment and climate change mark the latest annual social cohesion report.
Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Where there's a will...
Rather than reacting when disaster strikes, there's plenty we can do to prevent catastrophic bushfires.
Early bushfires a scary sign
The NSW and Queensland fires are unprecedented in terms of seasonality, and ominous for the summer ahead.
A call for action, from Townsville to Tuvalu
A new report says policymakers need to address the impact of environmental changes on health in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
It was a dark and stormy night ...
New research is investigating the ingredients that lead to thunderstorms to better predict when they might strike.
Monash the man ... more than a soldier
By the 1920s, the man after whom Monash University was named was broadly regarded as “the greatest living Australian” .
The hidden cost of disasters
Buildings can be replaced, but how do events such as devastating bushfires and floods affect our mental and financial resilience?
Tropical thunderstorms are set to grow stronger as the world warms
Increased atmospheric energy as a results of climate change is putting the tropics and subtropics at risk of being lashed with more intense storms.
The high cost of winning a class action
Cases in which litigants won – but got nothing – has swung the spotlight onto a group of largely silent third-party backers.
Associate Professor, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Associate Professor (Research), Centre for Health Economics
Associate Professor of Marketing
Emeritus Professor of Political Science in the School of Social Sciences
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Professor and Director, Monash Indigenous Studies Centre
Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Lecturer, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment
Professor of clinical epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive medicine
Emeritus Professor, School of Earth Atmosphere and Environment
Professor, School of Rural Health
Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the School of Social Sciences
Researcher at BehaviourWorks
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor of Business Law and Taxation
Associate Professor, Department of Marketing
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Lecturer, School of Psychological Sciences