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.
Where there's a will...
Rather than reacting when disaster strikes, there's plenty we can do to prevent catastrophic bushfires.
Risky climate business
Companies are being helped to chart a course through the real, and potentially catastrophic, risk posed by climate change.
A change in the weather
Somewhat of an accidental weatherman, Paul Higgins now uses his position to take people into the science foretelling our future.
Clear outlook for BOM
Meet Graham Hawke, the BOM’s backroom strategist helping climate-sensitive industries and governments prepare for future weather events.
A message from the President and Vice-Chancellor
Monash continues to broaden its global influence with an extensive alumni network that's integral to its success.
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.
Nuclear power versus renewables
Is nuclear energy the right technology for the transitioning Australian energy market?
Greening up the health sector
Work is under way on how to best teach our future health workforce about environmental sustainability and its impacts.
Episode 14: The business of energy
Energy is big business. How will economies cope with the switch to green energy? ‘A Different Lens’ investigates.
Why old-school climate denial has had its day
Ten years ago, politicians would routinely voice disdain for climate science. Now, while the policy debate remains fierce, the battleground has shifted to economics and jobs.
The crimes of obedience
What conditions give rise to so many people effectively consenting to large-scale harm within a democracy?
Too little, too late on cladding
The construction industry must urgently be better-equipped to prevent more potential disasters.
Pacific Islands thinking SMART
ClimateWorks Australia has developed a tool to help Pacific Island countries design pathways for the future through sustainable, climate-resilient, net-zero-emissions development.
Artwork for the ages
Rock carvings dating back tens of thousands of years provide a window into the deep prehistory of indigenous Australia.
Graduate incomes not worth the focus
We should keep in mind that education is valuable beyond graduate earning capacity, and that what a student learns during their education can have little to do with why they earn more.
Dialling up a world of information
A collaboration with Oxfam is radically improving the lives of women in rural communities in Bangladesh through mobile phone technology.
Confirmation bias: I believe, therefore it's true
Stirring controversy can lead to a reinforcement of deep-seated values, and hinder progress.
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 toughest workplace in the world
It might seem a grand adventure, but the arduous conditions and isolation send most people packing.
Weather warnings and the fickle nature of climate modelling
Planning a Christmas Day barbecue? You might just have to rely on the “stick your hand out the window” trick this year.
Space agency to reach for the stars
Look up into the night sky and you’re unlikely to see an Australian satellite, but that might all be about to change.
Project Officer – International Program, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Associate Professor, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Associate Professor, Faculty of IT and Director of Monash Grid Innovation Hub
Professor of climate modelling
International Projects Officer, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior Lecturer, Business law & taxation
Lecturer, Sustainable Development Education, MSDI
Professor of Chemistry
Director of Respiratory Medicine, Eastern Health Clinical School
Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Lecturer and Senior Learning Coordinator, Sustainable Development Education, MSDI
Director of Monash Energy and Materials Systems Institute
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Adjunct lecturer, Nutrition Dietetics & Food
Senior Research Fellow, Faculty of Information Technology
Associate Professor of Criminology
Senior Lecturer, Monash Indigenous Studies Centre
Senior Lecturer, Rural Health
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Lecturer, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment
Senior Lecturer, Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Senior Lecturer, School of Psychological Sciences
Research Associate, Faculty of Education
Manager, Engineering and Sustainability
Senior Lecturer, Resources Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Professor, Chemical Engineering
Dean, Faculty of Business & Economics, Head of Monash Business School
Associate Professor of Digital Technology and Society, Emerging Technologies Lab
Emeritus Professor, School of Earth Atmosphere and Environment
Director, Climate Change Communication Research Hub