Glass Wings Blog: Science

15,000 Scientists Warn Society Could 'Collapse' This Century In Dire Climate Report
2 biggest threats to wombats revealed in new data gathered by citizen scientists
20 years ago, vast bushfires razed Canberra’s suburbs – and bushfire science was never the same
A dire forecast: Scientists used AI to find planet could cross critical warming threshold sooner than expected
A Shocking Number of Amphibian Species Are Vanishing, Scientists Warn
Almost Nowhere on Earth Is Safe From Air Pollution Now, Scientists Warn
Animal Personalities Can Trip Up Science, But There’s a Solution
Are repeat COVID infections dangerous? What the science says
Are your cats fighting or playing? Scientists analysed cat videos to figure out the difference
‘Australia is sleepwalking’: a bushfire scientist explains what the Hawaii tragedy means for our flammable continent
Australia needs a ‘knowledge economy’ fuelled by scientists and arts graduates: here’s why
Big Oil Bought my Favorite Science Influencer
“Biocentrism”: A scientific answer to the meaning of life
Black Swans Could Be Entirely Wiped Out by a Single Virus, Scientists Warn
Brain-computer interfaces could allow soldiers to control weapons with their thoughts and turn off their fear – but the ethics of neurotechnology lags behind the science
China's 'batwoman' scientist warns another coronavirus outbreak is 'highly likely'
Citizen scientists collect more nature data than ever, showing us where common and threatened species live
‘Climate villain’: scientists say Rupert Murdoch wielded his media empire to sow confusion and doubt
Costly invite? Scientists hit with massive bills after speaking at COVID-19 ‘webinars’
COVID nasal sprays may one day prevent and treat infection. Here’s where the science is up to
Crucial Computer Program for Particle Physics at Risk of Obsolescence
Device transmits radio waves with almost no power – without violating the laws of physics
Dry Cleaning Chemical Could Be Major Cause of Parkinson's, Scientists Warn
Dust drove dinosaurs’ extinction after asteroid impact, scientists say
Earth ‘well outside safe operating space for humanity’, scientists find
Even Dimming The Sun Wouldn't Save Antarctica's Ice Now, Scientists Say
Every science lab should have an artist on the team – here’s why
Exxon scientists accurately forecast climate change back in the 1970s – what if we had listened to them and acted then?
Female scientists found to be almost entirely absent from Australian high school curriculum
Five species face immediate concern of extinction, scientific committee warns Labor
Floods and mudslides kill six in Japan as scientists warn extreme rainfall events will get worse
Full of beans: scientists use processed coffee grounds to make stronger concrete
G20 scientists urge pandemic preparedness and climate action: 4 steps countries can take following Bali summit
Giant Cracks Emerging Across US Southwest, Scientists Warn
Glowing Wombats: Scientists Discover 125 New Species of Fluorescent Mammals
Great Salt Lake will disappear in 5 years without massive ‘emergency rescue,’ scientists say
Groundbreaking studies of Earth’s churning oceans recognised at Australia’s most prestigious science prizes this year
Group therapy helps scientists cope with challenging ‘climate emotions’
How science fiction predicted recent high-tech developments in chemistry
How Scientists Are Using AI to Talk to Animals
How scientists are using artificial intelligence
How Scientists From the “Global South” Are Sidelined at the IPCC
Hurricanes push heat deeper into the ocean than scientists realized, boosting long-term ocean warming, new research shows
“If they don’t believe the science, they can fuck off:” Forrest backs coal and gas ban
Intense Heatwaves Persist Far Longer in The Deep Ocean, Scientists Find
Is leaving dog poo in the street really so bad? The science says it’s even worse than you think
Japanese scientists find microplastics are present in clouds
July was world’s hottest month on record, climate scientists confirm
‘Let’s get real’: scientists discover a new way climate change threatens cold-blooded animals
‘Like Finding a Unicorn’: Researchers Rediscover the Black-Naped Pheasant-Pigeon, a Bird Lost to Science for 140 Years
Long before Silicon Valley, scholars in ancient Iraq created an intellectual hub that revolutionised science
Long COVID could be caused by the virus lingering in the body. Here’s what the science says
Machines can’t always take the heat − two engineers explain the physics behind how heat waves threaten everything from cars to computers
Mass Extinction: Entire Branches on Tree of Life Are Dying, Scientists Warn
Media coverage of climate change research does not inspire action, say scientists
‘Missing half the equation’: scientists criticise Australia over approach to fossil fuels
More than 200 scientists from 19 countries want to tell us the Southern Ocean is in trouble
Nearly 400 Scientists Tell Biden to 'Embrace Demands of the March to End Fossil Fuels'
‘No one wants to be right about this’: climate scientists’ horror and exasperation as global predictions play out
Non-native English speaking scientists work much harder just to keep up, global research reveals
Ocean heat around Florida is ‘unprecedented,’ and scientists are warning of major impacts
Once nearing extinction, Brazil’s golden monkeys have rebounded from yellow fever, scientists say
Pigs with human brain cells and biological chips: how lab-grown hybrid lifeforms bamboozle scientific ethics
Plant power: Scientists generate electricity from a shrub in renewables breakthrough
Political support for surveillance of Covid waning in Australia despite ‘waves of mutations’, scientists say
Prejudice, poor pay and the ‘urinary leash’: naming and claiming Australia’s forgotten women scientists
Previously Considered Safe – Low Levels of Air Pollution Much Deadlier Than Scientists Thought
ProPublica Exposes Even More Cop Junk Science: Using 911 Calls To Determine If People Are Lying
Racist and sexist depictions of human evolution still permeate science, education and popular culture today
Recovery of Great Barrier Reef stalls as scientists point to bleaching, disease and starfish attacks
The Sacred Balance: blending Western science with Indigenous knowledges, David Suzuki’s influential book has been updated for this moment
Science experiments traditionally only used male mice – here’s why that’s a problem for women’s health
Science Fiction Recommended by Scientists
Scientific fraud is rising, and automated systems won’t stop it. We need research detectives
The scientist and the Bats
Scientists Are Decoding Long Covid Immunology
Scientists deliver ‘final warning’ on climate crisis: act now or it’s too late
Scientists demand end to dingo baiting after research reveals most are genetically pure
Scientists Developing Floating Solar Farms That Can Withstand Rough Oceans
Scientists discover why dozens of endangered elephants dropped dead
Scientists Extract Rocks From Earth’s Mantle
Scientists find 5,000 new species in Pacific, warn of mining risk
Scientists find the last remnants of the human genome that were missing in the Y chromosome
Scientists Gave Homeless People $7,500, Here’s How They Spent It
Scientists' Letter for MAPS, the Marine Arctic Peace Sanctuary
Scientists need help to save nature. With a smartphone and these 8 tips, we can get our kids on the case
Scientists Reintroduce 5,000 Snails to French Polynesian Islands
Scientists Release Record-Breaking Number of Baby Seahorses Into Sydney Harbor
Scientists Studying Earth's Trees Issue Stark Warning to Humanity
Scientists warn of the ‘sunscreen paradox’
Scientists whose work enabled mRNA Covid vaccine win medicine Nobel prize
Sci-fi books are rare in school even though they help kids better understand science
Seabirds that swallow ocean plastic waste have scarring in their stomachs – scientists have named this disease ‘plasticosis’
The seductive, science fictional power of spreadsheets
Sexist Internet Trolls Are Targeting Women Climate Scientists Now
Since the late 19th century, adventurous female ‘eclipse chasers’ have contributed to science in Australia
Sky News Australia’s Outsiders breached industry code for accuracy on climate science, media watchdog finds
So You Want to Learn Physics…
Splitting the atomic scientists: how the Ukraine war ruined physics
‘Stay safe’ – Vale Mary-Louise McLaws, a champion for the power of clear science communication
Stop renewables and wait for nuclear: Nationals stunning rejection of science and industry
Summer Sea Ice May Vanish From The Arctic in Just 10 Years, Scientists Warn
Through the magnifying glass: how cutting-edge technology is helping scientists understand baby corals
Too late now to save Arctic summer ice, climate scientists find
Trevor McDougall wins $250,000 science prize for researching ‘thermal flywheel’ of climate system
Use of antiviral may be fuelling evolution of Covid, scientists say
UW alumnus and Diné scientist co-finds Project Enable, a new Navajo-English dictionary for scientific terms
Volcanic microbe eats CO2 ‘astonishingly quickly’, say scientists
We are watching the brutal reality of what climate scientists told us would happen. How will we respond?
We've Been Misreading a Major Law of Physics For The Past 300 Years
What has the Nobel Prize in Physics ever done for me?
What NZ scientists just revealed about Tonga’s devastating tsunami, one year on
Why I’m righting the wrongs of my early research and sharing my scientific data with local communities
Why open-source generative AI models are an ethical way forward for science
Why Tears of the Kingdom’s bridge physics have game developers wowed
Wildfire Smoke Stands to Deplete The Ozone Layer, Scientists Warn
Will Steffen, ‘courageous’ climate scientist, dies in Canberra aged 75
'Worthless': Scientists Warn Carbon Offsets Are a Dangerous Illusion
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