AQ Back Issues 2017

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AQ Volume 88, Issue 1

AQ Jan-Mar 2018 FEATURING: Australia’s Blue Carbon Future Blue is becoming the new green. ‘Blue carbon’ is the ocean’s capacity to capture and store vast amounts of CO2. Despite occupying <1% of the seafloor, blue carbon ecosystems contribute to half of all carbon burial in the oceans. In addition, the... ...Read More

AQ Volume 88, Issue 2

AQ Apr-June 2017 FEATURING: A Steampunk Vision: Prosumers and Frequency Control Australia’s electricity system is created as a giant rotating mass. Hundreds of fast-spinning turbines are elegantly joined together by three-phase electrical currents twisting along the transmission network – Australia’s is the longest in the world. Yet with changing generation... ...Read More

AQ Volume 88, Issue 3 – Special Edition

Brexit, Trump, the 99%, the Precariat.... All around the world 'Inequality' has been blamed as the root cause for the disintegration of the economic and political status quo. But what does Inequality actually look like in Australia? Is there cause for concern or are we just caught up in global... ...Read More

AQ Volume 88, Issue 4

AQ Oct-Dec 2017 FEATURING:   Is Australia’s judicial system awash with vexatious litigation from eco-terrorists? Why have current and previous governments attempted to erode community objection laws, to mega mines like Adani’s Carmichael mine? With one of the Middle East’s most important cities reduced to rubble, what has been lost... ...Read More