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Rising temperatures in tropics to lead to lower coffee yields and higher prices, study suggests
Climate crisis to deliver ‘ongoing systemic shocks’ to production as hot conditions become more frequent, researchers say

Donna Lu

09, Mar, 2023 @2:00 PM

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‘Looming global health crisis’: urgent action needed to prevent spread of drug-resistant superbugs, CSIRO says
National science agency warns of a ‘post-antibiotic world’ in 2050, marked by declines in lifespan, quality of life and livestock production

Donna Lu Science writer

27, Feb, 2023 @2:00 PM

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Call for urgent overhaul of Australia’s monitoring of ‘astronomical’ plastic pollution
Australian Academy of Science points to over-reliance on volunteers and says more regular surveys needed

Henry Belot

16, Feb, 2023 @2:00 PM

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Locals alarmed as Queensland haven to rare tree species to be sold off by CSIRO
The arboretum was closed to the public in October last year and is being ‘vacated in preparation for divestment’

Aaron Smith

02, Dec, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Australia faces worsening extreme weather events latest BoM and CSIRO climate report finds
The continent is now 1.47C hotter than it was in 1910 and sea levels around the coastline are rising at an accelerating rate

Graham Readfearn

22, Nov, 2022 @2:04 PM

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CSIRO chief’s exit offers Labor rare opportunity to alter direction of Australia’s science agency
New chief executive will have their work cut out for them after what some scientists call ‘painful’ change under Larry Marshall

Peter Hannam

19, Nov, 2022 @7:00 PM

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CSIRO aims to ‘accelerate commercialism’ in new strategy as staff decry scientific diversion
Exclusive: government body denies ‘business-over-science’ approach but failed to inform federal minister of change in focus

Peter Hannam

23, Oct, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Science minister warns CSIRO against ‘renting out’ its brand to giant gas companies
Ed Husic says science agency should focus efforts elsewhere after ‘very major’ gas company asked it to support bid for net zero emissions

Peter Hannam

17, Oct, 2022 @3:00 PM

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CSIRO abruptly scraps globally recognised climate forecast program
Exclusive: Funding halted from June 2021 without fanfare and after science agency reportedly spent $15m on teams of scientists

Peter Hannam

15, Oct, 2022 @7:00 PM

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East Antarctic glacier melting at 70.8bn tonnes a year due to warm sea water
Denman glacier in remote part of the continent could become unstable, possibly contributing to more sea level rise than predicted

Lisa Cox

14, Oct, 2022 @7:37 AM

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Wave energy machines on Australian south coast would slash renewable energy costs, CSIRO says
Report commissioned by Wave Swell Energy says the machines would make a future clean electricity grid more stable and more reliable

Graham Readfearn

04, Oct, 2022 @4:30 PM

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Australian scientists to keep an eye on Nasa’s Artemis 1 on historic space mission to moon
Craft being monitored by CSIRO will carry mannequins as a dress rehearsal for human mission in 2025

Tory Shepherd

30, Aug, 2022 @12:19 AM

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