Episode 11: The Facts of the Matter
In this What Happens Next? podcast episode Susan chats to the experts exploring what we could do differently to improve the quality of information and media.
Melbourne's wild January weather explained
Hailstorms in summer, and sub-20-degree days closely followed by plus-40-degree days. Is it a harbinger of our changing climate, a response to some major atmospheric unrest, or just a series of unfortunate events?
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.
Too little, too late on cladding
The construction industry must urgently be better-equipped to prevent more potential disasters.
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.
Professor of climate modelling
Director of Respiratory Medicine, Eastern Health Clinical School
Senior Lecturer, Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Director, Climate Change Communication Research Hub
Freelance journalist and author
Research Fellow, School of Earth Atmosphere and Environment
Senior Lecturer, School of Psychological Sciences
Lecturer, Sustainable Development Education, MSDI
Professor, School of Biological Sciences