RSES COVID response

The School is developing and adapting a phased COVID-19 Response Plan to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic as it evolves. Our response works within guidance and to the aims of the University.

Please refer to:

  • RSES COVID-19 Response plan for ongoing RSES specific announcements & updates
  • ANU COVID -19 advice page for specific detailed advice to staff and students.

Australia’s Black Summer a climate wake-up call »

The Black Summer fires were unprecedented in their scale and power, as well as the number of fires that transitioned into extreme pyrocumulonimbus events.

Oldest material on Earth discovered »

Researchers also investigated material from a meteor that fell to Australia on its own. Inside, they found ancient stardust — the oldest solid material ever discovered on Earth.