Keep Calm and (Don’t) Carry On: Understanding Climate Extremes with Dr Sophie Lewis

It’s a familiar story. We just had a heatwave in Canberra, and it’s almost as though we’ve already forgotten the link it has to the changing climate. Read the rest

A Brief Introduction to a Sustainable ANU Summer

Some facts to consider: Your new (or old) home, Canberra, has been named Australia’s greenest city, and spending time outdoors is said to improve your mood. Read the rest

The real risk: rethinking arbitrary animal welfare

Editor’s note: On Tuesday the 11th of October, NSW Premier Mike Baird officially signed a ban reversing the ban on greyhound racing, stating he ‘got it wrong’. Read the rest

Reusable bottles: untapped potential

Plastic Island in Trafalgar Square. Art installation by Madrid-based Luzinterruptus, ‘an anonymous artistic group, who carries out urban interventions in public spaces’ using light. Read the rest