Dr Lindsay Pender: Jack of all Trades
Dr Lindsay Pender was initially a solid state physicist and is now a marine research veteran helping to build the nation’s next marine research vessel.
Warming in the Tasman Sea a global warming hot spot
Oceanographers have identified a series of ocean hotspots around the world generated by strengthening wind systems that have driven oceanic currents, including the East Australian Current, polewards beyond their known boundaries.
Marine and Atmospheric Research Data Centre
The Data Centre at CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research holds much of the Division's data collected over the past 25 years by our ships and moored instrument arrays (moorings) in the Australasian region.
Cape Grim, Tas (Cape Grim Baseline Air Pollution Station)
The Cape Grim Baseline Air Pollution Station in north-west Tasmania supplies vital information about changes to the atmospheric composition of the Southern Hemisphere.
The Cape Grim Baseline Air Pollution Station supplies vital information about changes our Southern Hemisphere air.
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Locations around Australia.
A forest of problems (Podcast 23 Sep 2011)
New research shows the yearly amount of carbon being absorbed from the atmosphere by the world's established forests is equivalent to one third of current annual fossil fuel emissions. (9:23)
Global Carbon Project annual emissions summary
Global carbon dioxide emissions increased by a record 5.9 per cent in 2010 following the dampening effect of the 2008-2009 Global Financial Crisis (GFC), according to scientists working with the Global Carbon Project.
Conserving oceans of life (Podcast 08 Jun 2010)
In this vodcast we meet two Hobart based CSIRO research scientists working to conserve our oceans’ biodiversity, and a visiting scientist applying his expertise to an Atlantic salmon breeding program. (7:23)
Plenty of atmosphere at CSIRO Aspendale (Podcast 21 Sep 2009)
In this vodcast we visit CSIRO’s Aspendale Laboratory in Melbourne where Dr Paul Fraser from Marine and Atmospheric Research explains two new greenhouse gases showing up in an air collection used for monitoring changes in the atmosphere. (3:53)
Sea level on the rise (Podcast 02 Feb 2007)
In this five-and-a-half-minute podcast, CSIRO Wealth from Oceans Flagship's Dr John Church, discusses whether our climate is responding more quickly to rising carbon emissions than previously predicted. (5:28)