Relative Humidity and Thermal Comfort
The term relative humidity is very much misunderstood by those who do not need to deal with it as part of their work or studies.
Action Urged after Heat Related Construction Death
Glenn Richard Newport was so fit and muscular people used to say he resembled General Grievous, the physically imposing Star Wars character.
Queensland Tradies want Heat Stress Policy
Workers want a Queensland union to investigate a heat stress policy when the temperature reaches 35 degrees Celsius.
Record Australian Heat Requires Urgent Action: Report
Australia's record-breaking autumn heat is just a taste of what's to come if we continue to lag behind global powers who are moving away from fossil...
Will Urban Heat Be the Death of Us?
Over the past 100 years, heatwaves have caused more deaths than any other natural hazard according to professor Will Steffen of the Climate Council.
Glass Paint Protects and Cools Metal Structures
Researchers from Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Lab have developed an environmentally friendly glass paint that can both increase the lifespan and cool the surface of...
Window Coverings That Will Save You Money
What will it cost you to heat your home this winter?
Wristwatch Could Reduce Building Energy Consumption
A team of US researchers has created a new thermoelectric wristwatch that could herald a breakthrough in energy conservation.