April 15, 2014

Climate Futures at Macquarie host Resilience: Communication and Collaboration Workshop

June, 2013

The Bio-diversity node of the NSW Adaptation Research Hublaunched.

January 1, 2012

Professor Lesley Hughes and Dr Peter Rogers become Co-directors of Climate Futures at Macquarie

March 20, 2011

Professor Lesley Hughes and Dr Erika Techera become Co-directors of Climate Futures at Macquarie

March 11, 2011

Climate Commission says it's tough explaining science on AM with Tony Eastley

March 9, 2011

Dr Leanne Armand announced the opening of registrations for the Polar Marine Diatom Taxonomy and Ecology Workshop (4-8th July, 2011) at Macquarie University.  She describes it as ‘a great training and networking workshop that both experienced and student researchers should attend’.

February 10, 2011

Professor Lesley Hughes, member of Climate Futures, was appointed advisor on the Climate Commission.

September 30, 2010

Director of Climate Futures, Associate Professor Ian Goodwin was recently featured in Catalyst 10th Anniversary Special airing on ABC. 

September 16, 2010

NSW Scientist of the Year Award. Dr Melaine Bishop, member of Climate Futures, was awarded NSW Scientist of the Year in the category of Environment, Climate Change and Water.

August 16, 2010

The Science of Climate Change: Questions and Answers. The Australian Academy of Science has released one of the clearest statements on climate change yet produced. Based on a series of key questions, the publication aims to address confusion created by contradictory information in the public domain. It sets out to explain the current situation in climate science, including where there is consensus in the scientific community and where uncertainties exist.

August 5, 2010

Current models could be underestimating future warming. Professor Sandy Harrison, member of Climate Futures, has published a paper on "Terrestrial biogeochemical feedbacks in the climate system"

June 25, 2010

Sorting out the Spin and Confusion of Climate Change. International expert, Professor Stephen Schneider, will examine the difficulties in tackling climate change policies in light of significant uncertainties.

March 1, 2010

New Science Communication Program. Professor Tim Flannery and Dr Catherine Simpson, both members of Climate Futures, are conducting lectures and tutorials in Science Communication.

February 5, 2010

Researchers call for a new approach to disaster preparedness and recovery.  Dr Frank Tomalla, member of Climate Futures, examines new approaches to natural disasters.

January 20, 2010

The Director of Climate Futures at Macquarie, Associate Professor Ian Goodwin, was interviewed by The Age during his recent expedition to ice core a palaeoclimate record from Mill Island Antartica.

November 25, 2009

The Copenhagen Diagnosis: Climate Science Report. A group of 26 international climate scientists release a new report synthesizing the latest climate research to emerge since the last IPCC Assessment Report of 2007.

August 19, 2009

Climate Risk CoRE member wins Eureka Prize for Medical Research.

Dr. Paul Beggs from the Department of Environment and Geography won the $10,000 OSMR Jamie Callachor Eureka Prize for Medical Research for his work exploring the relationship between climate change, asthma and allergies.

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