Data from China shows how epidemics, alongside other human catastrophes, can be triggered by climate change.
Microplastics in the ocean are a growing concern worldwide. Dr Christelle Not and her students are trying to quantify the problem in Hong Kong and raise awareness.
Floating in a Bed of
An HKU-led team of international climate change researchers calls for a new approach to managing the impact of climate change on species distribution.
The Planet’s Creatures Need a Better Response
HKU has renewed its long-standing commitment to sustainability by introducing a series of initiatives that will bring about meaningful
change on campus and will involve faculty, staff and students.
Plan of Action
From victims to perpetrators, humans have often had a rocky relationship with the environment. In this issue, we report on HKU scholars who have taken a historical look at that relationship, and on research about human threats to animals and the seas. The University as a whole is also trying to set an example by addressing sustainability issues on campus.