It's National Science Week, Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. It’s been a huge year for science at UNSW Canberra. Here’s just a snapshot of some of the research you’ll find around the University.
Long heatwaves during entrenched drought often trigger fears of bushfire. It’s easy to imagine rolling days of hot, dry weather desiccating leaves, bark and twigs, transforming them into a potent fuel.