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World-first study to determine if exercise is bad or good for those with congenital heart disease
New mathematical model of cellular movement
Lao blueprint to transform research into policy
Why people with sleep apnoea develop high blood pressure and diabetes
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Dragonflies use vision, subtle wing control to straighten up and fly right
Tiling mechanisms of Drosophila compound eye through geometrical tessellation
19 companies sign up to Guarantee of Origin trials
Decoding leaf: scientists search for features to ID modern, fossil leaves
Penguin heaven: multi-decade science reveals secret lives of Adélies 13 May 2022
Disrupted Festival of Ideas at State Library
Research on repellents to keep kea safe
Fahad Razak, new scientific director of Ontario’s Covid Science Advisory Table, discusses role with CBC
3D-printing robot enables sustainable construction
Team reveals first image of black hole at our galaxy’s heart
What Grasshoppers Feed On
How we perceive crowds
Start-up Support Fund launched to encourage entrepreneurship among faculty and students
Geoscience Australia welcomes its 150,000th student
Aboriginal and western knowledge to guide landmark conservation partnership in red centre
Online retail images reveal skin tone discrepancies
Spring 2022 coding class by traP attracts 23 youngsters
Novel Method for Real-time Live Cell Imaging of Collagen Synthesis
AI sediment prediction tool ‘world first’ for Reef
Meet Clive, UniSA’s first quadruped robot
Researchers Conduct First Assessment of Metabolites in African Savanna Elephants
Anglican Church targets net zero emissions by 2040
New Cornell certificate helps create ethical data science workplace of future
Peter Jüni talks to CBC about his time as Ontario Covid Science Advisory Table’s scientific director
Controlling Heat Flow in Solid by Switching Crystal Structure Dimensionality
Horsham leading plant-based protein innovation
New electrocatalysts herald carbon neutrality
AusArray sensors to build national picture of Australia’s subsurface
Brazen bronze thefts in Port Phillip
How physics can help us make sense of multiverse madness
SleepMaker and Flying Doctor partnership takes off
Asteroid treasure in Hubble archive
New centre for medal-winning throws
$500,000 reward announced for information into 1981 murder of Deborah Smykalla
Degrees in music and physics not such strange pairing for Sebastian
Kirstin’s stillbirth story
Proposals aimed at user-friendly, up-to-date conservation processes
Autonomous undersea warfare capability for Australia’s navy
2022 Coastal Awards recognise importance of WA coastlines
New building to create ‘unified complex’ for Bowers CIS
Interactivity improves transparency, deepens trust of AI symptom checkers
Fast Five with Dr David Chieng
At your fingertip: New WHO Guide and online Repository of WHO tools for Evidence-informed Decision-making