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Grant to help train researchers on mental health disparities in U.S., abroad
Transforming sulphur dioxide from harmful to useful
Margaret River Senior High School redevelopment
Funding to secure future of rare Norfolk Island birds
Tasmania’s Australian Of Year for 2020 announced
Students workshop climate action plans
Breeding program matching oil quality with market demand
New material captures carbon dioxide
Nations meet in Hobart to conserve Southern Ocean
Exercise scientist makes moves for teaching
New project to study harsh parenting to inform better interventions
QUT researchers part of centres to boost Australian agriculture and biomanufacturing
CIVIC radical collaboration initiative makes six new hires
Penn State research informs PA report on school start times
Qantas passenger research reveals top ways travellers try to beat jetlag
New hope for people with diabetes
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Scientists unwind mystery behind DNA replication
Embryo’s early development revealed in a dish
Breakthrough for biofuels that could be made from seawater rather than crude oil
Eye to eye with a 350-year old cow
Researchers take out top prizes in science
Mothers’ behavior influences bonding hormone oxytocin in babies
Estimating calorie content not clear-cut for all
Biodiversity Improves Crop Production
UNSW Engineering tops Australia in latest subject rankings
Indian Ocean Rim at forefront of medical congress in Perth
Scientists recognised as future leaders in research innovation
Academy reaches two million Facebook likes in two years
Mathematics trailblazer and role model wins PM Science Prize
Hackerspace funding to help harness ideas of manufacturing creatives
Mary Cairncross BioBlitz recognised as finalist in sustainability awards
Swinburne STEM subjects soar in Times Higher Education World University Rankings
QRC welcomes QCoal Foundation regional scholarship
Inspiring science teacher from Boothby recognised
Underwater Collision Research Facility opens in Launceston
Ludwig Harvard study reveals how non-mutational changes to genome drive a type of cancer
Carbon majors need to be responsible for their emissions: UNSW report
Society awards top honour to UNSW palaeontologist
Crop-improvement lab established with $25M USAID grant
Staller lecturer will share insights on game-theory economics
Bolivian Forager-Farmers with Amazing Heart Health Are Split About What Makes a Good Life
Prime Minister’s Prizes recognise excellence in science
PM Prize win for cancer drug discovery
Warmer nights prompt birds to lay eggs earlier
Ocean’s deep-water may be corroding Byron Bay’s coastal ecosystems
Distinguished kidney researcher joins Academy
Potential answer to pain found in mud