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2 April 2020

UNSW Sydney has brought a global alliance of top climate change researchers together to provide a new, international platform for...

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27 March 2020

It is well known that agriculture developed independently in New Guinea 7000 years ago, but evidence of its influence on how people lived...

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17 March 2020

DNA evidence from the Himba society in Namibia overturns ideas about genetic paternity, and about what it means to be a father....

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17 March 2020

Ancient rocks from Greenland have shown that the elements necessary for the evolution of life did not come to Earth until very late in the...

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10 March 2020

A research team has used coral records to reconstruct the variability of the Indian Ocean Dipole – a big player in the severe drought and...

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4 March 2020

Males of most animal species die earlier than females because their smaller Y chromosome is unable to protect an unhealthy X chromosome,...

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3 March 2020

A new study has reported the world will lose almost half of its valuable sandy beaches by 2100 as sea levels rise.

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27 February 2020

Caves are easily forgotten when fire rips through the bush, but despite their robustness the long-term impact...

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27 February 2020

Perhaps 2°C doesn't sound like much, but if you look through history, 2°C temperature changes have had huge effects on the planet and...

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25 February 2020

The absence of climate drivers – specifically, the Indian Ocean Dipole and La Niña – explains why Australia...

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