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Prof Andy Pitman made a fellow of AAS

May 26, 2021 10:26 am Published by Comments Off on Prof Andy Pitman made a fellow of AAS

CLEX Director, Prof Andy Pitman has been elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science for his outstanding contribution to climate change.

A “hypothetical” on climate change: the science and the law

August 22, 2019 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Australian Academy of Science and Australian Academy of Law Joint Symposium A “hypothetical” on Climate Change: the Science and the Law A panel of experts on the science and the law relating to climate change will be asked questions by Justin Gleeson SC of the New South Wales Bar on this important topic. The event will be held at the Federal Court – Court Room 1, Level 21 Law Courts Building, Queens Square Sydney on Thursday 22 August 2019, 5.00pm... View Article

Science Pathways 2018 – Diversify your thinking

August 3, 2018 3:21 am Published by Comments Off on Science Pathways 2018 – Diversify your thinking

In late April, Anna Ukkola (ANU/UNSW) and Malcolm King attended the Australian Academy of Science’s 2018 EMCR forum Science Pathways 2018: Diversify your thinking.

Academies call on CHOGM members to do more to fight climate change

March 19, 2018 1:23 am Published by Comments Off on Academies call on CHOGM members to do more to fight climate change

The Australian Academy of Science with 21 other Commonwealth National Academies of Science and societies as part of a consensus statement calling on the members at the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) to use the best available science to guide action on climate change. The call comes at a time when research has shown that the commitments of the Paris Accord agreed to by international governments will still put the world on track for temperatures 3°C above preindustrial temperatures.