Latest James Cook University News

Mapping Queenslands hidden land and water story
ABC announces Top 5 minds in science and humanities
Getting jump on cane toads
JCU researchers investigate potential treatment for walking impairment due to blocked arteries
Innovative DNA program used to track toxic toads
Mystery of less deadly mosquito nets
Numbers are up and classes are back at JCU
Sharks almost gone from many reefs
Great Barrier Reef has critical role in fight against global warming
First ever global survey of reef sharks reveals widespread decline
How governments resist World Heritage ‘in danger’ listings
Life in shallows becomes a trap for baby sharks
Development endangers world’s largest mangrove forest
Threatened species on brink since fires
Bushfires could mean rise in threatened native species
Elimination is possible if we act now: JCU research
Porn is not a sexist trigger for most
Help needed to prevent diabetes-related foot complications
Pesticide mixtures a bigger problem than previously thought
Warmer winters will mess with marine communities
Social media inspired models show winter warming hits fish stocks
Post-workout binge a mind game
Howzat? Mental routines define top batsmen
Mystery deepens around historic Investigator Tree
AMA will support new National rural health Commissioner on big challenges ahead
New rural health Commissioner welcomed by rural health advocacy body
Government appoints new National Rural Health Commissioner
Scientists connect land to sea again
RACGP congratulates new Rural Health Commissioner
First Aboriginal cultural sites discovered underwater 50,000 years later
Aboriginal artefacts reveal first ancient underwater archaeological sites in Australia
‘Harmless’ bacteria turning deadly
Bleaching affects aquarium corals, too
Global recovery must include Tropics
Baby blues hit men too
Visualising threats to North’s native species
Report outlines Palm Cove tree removal process
PSA Queensland Branch elects new leadership team
Douglas pathway replacement now complete
Farewell to a great protector of Reef
Mystic drink investigated
Breakthrough for Reef: Probiotics proven to boost coral survival
Going travelling? Talk to your pharmacist
JCU top university for blood and plasma donations
Is classroom tech helping or hindering schoolkids’ learning?
Neural-inspired computers may solve growing problem
Planning future forests
Community leaders join forces with Council to see Coast thrive