News - 11 Jun 2019
Food production is a main contributor to climate change, constituting around one-quarter of carbon emissions worldwide.
A study that analyzed the real-world diets of thousands of people in the...
News - 27 May 2019
Presently, one of the greatest threats to tropical biodiversity conservation is the clearing and subsequent instability of Amazonian forests.
The destructive effects of deforestation to plants...
News - 22 May 2019
A team of UK and Peruvian scientists have conducted the first comprehensive survey of how rural communities interact with peatlands in the Peruvian Amazon, a landscape that is one of the world’s...
News - 21 May 2019
With climate change hitting coral reefs, Flinders University scientists have found one animal with a secret weapon against high temperatures and bleaching.
Anemones suffer badly from the...
News - 16 May 2019
The omnipresent plastic bag is easy to use for taking groceries and other items home from the store. But this convenience has an impact on the environment, with plastic debris spoiling waterways and...
News - 14 May 2019
Humans’ love for meat could be hurting the planet. Many of the steps involved in the meat supply chain result in greenhouse gas emissions. But a new international study in ACS’...
News - 14 May 2019
Although almost all have seen images such as sea birds in danger of going extinct due to their belly full of plastic garbage and accumulation of plastics as big as islands, there are also plastic...
News - 26 Apr 2019
Oceans in the Earth have an outstanding natural capability to draw carbon from the atmosphere and store it deep within the ocean waters, establishing a significant control on the global...
News - 23 Apr 2019
Using marine sponges, Flinders University researchers have developed a new technique to read complex microbial populations – a technique that could also be applied to improve analysis of the...
News - 11 Apr 2019
Humans’ craving for meat could be harming the earth. Most of the stages in the meat supply chain lead to greenhouse gas emissions.
However, a new global research in ACS’ Environmental...