4ZZZ launched its glorious tradition of counting down listeners' 100 favourite songs on New Year's Day 1977. More than 10 years later, 2JJJ in Sydney (which employed many ex-Zed staff) began conducting its own Hot 100. Because 4ZZZ held the rights to the name Hot 100, there was a little bit of legal biffo when TripleJ became a national broadcaster, so they changed the name of their survey to the "Hottest 100".
UQ offers free climate change course
The seven-week program, ‘Making Sense of Climate Change Denial’, was developed by UQ’s Global Change Institute and will be offered from 28 April.
Sir David Attenborough is among several experts who will feature in interviews and lectures.
John Cook, coordinator and climate communication research fellow, said the subject “is not about trying to change the minds of deniers, it’s about inoculating the rest of the population”.