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Wildfire bees on the brink

Graphical summary of the study. Credit: Flinders University The number of threatened Australian native bee species is expected to increase by nearly  five times after the devastating Black Summer bushfires in 2019-20, new research led by Flinders University has found. With 24 million hectares of Australia's land area burnt, researchers…
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October 1, 2021
Bushfire

Wildfire bees on brink

The number of threatened Australian native bee species is expected to increase by nearly five times after the devastating Black Summer bushfires in 2019-20, new research led by Flinders University has found. With 24 million hectares of Australia’s land area burnt, researchers say the casualties are clear among bee fauna…
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October 1, 2021
Bushfire

Summer bushfires see ‘interesting stat’ emerge

The devastating bushfires from a couple of summers ago have seen an “interesting stat” emerge, according to Sky News host Paul Murray. “Apparently a whole collection of stuff that was burnt went up into the air, landed back into the ocean and has produced algal blooms that are bigger than…
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September 18, 2021
Bushfire

Fox News Adds Climate Coverage to Its Portfolio of Destruction

For Rupert Murdoch and Fox News, decades of climate denial aren’t nearly enough. With the planet rapidly warming and extreme weather events multiplying, Murdoch and Fox are set to launch Fox Weather, a new streaming platform aimed at competing with the Weather Channel and its digital offerings. The topic area…
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July 7, 2021
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CSIRO’s new satellite able to photograph through clouds, smoke

news, latest-news, csiro, satellite, csiro satellite, australian space, australia space, space satellite A powerful observation satellite able to provide images of the Earth even through clouds or heavy bushfire smoke will now be at the fingertips of Australian researchers following an historic agreement. The CSIRO will from Thursday be able…
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July 7, 2021
Bushfire

Australia may list east coast koalas as endangered

CANBERRA: Australia is considering listing koalas on the country's east coast as endangered, Minister for the Environment Sussan Ley said on Friday in an emailed statement. Australia already classifies east coast koalas as vulnerable, their numbers under pressure from logging, urban encroachment and a pervasive infection. As well, bushfires across…
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June 18, 2021