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Researchers design new software to automate traffic surveys
New approach to Aboriginal restorative justice helps reduce reoffending
Team preparing for billion-dollar telescope shortlisted for Nobel Prize of supercomputing
Local stars to shine bright at Perth Festival 2021
Study finds impacts of no jab no pay/no play polices overstated
Forrest Research Foundation supports new discoveries
Geologists probe ancient African volcanoes in WA
Routine testing for COVID-19 can make surgery safer
Blood pressure medications not effective in majority of cases
Trump tweets divert media from potentially damaging news
Indigenous knowledge influences seagrass restoration
Fiddler crabs show selective attention when faced with danger
What does a Biden Presidency mean for Australia?
Australia may miss out on several COVID vaccines if it cannot make mRNA ones locally
New exhibition explores artist and western suburbs icon ‘the walking man’
Pioneering physicist awarded Australia’s top prize for science
Researchers count 13 new species of fanged arachnids in Pilbara
New report finds WA charities doing it tough
Cancer researcher to tackle high rates of relapse after sarcoma surgery
Ancient clay may be a piece in puzzle to how life on Earth began
UWA and ECU launch Children’s University partnership
Five tips for a waterwise garden
Jobs for locals as architect appointed to design new trades workshops at Albany TAFE campus
Lab tests showing promising results for breast cancer tumours
Can a mining state be pro-heritage? Vital steps to avoid another Juukan Gorge
Funding boost for young marine researchers
How to debunk misinformation
Oldest titanium provides evidence of one-billion-year-old preserved life
Study finds new gene that causes bone cancer
New device to revolutionise childbirth
Gene based depression treatment gains momentum
Moon to Earth – WA to host space communications station
UWA supports Walk Free report that advocates to end modern slavery
$5 million in federal funding to help improve health of Australians
$5 million in federal funding to help improve health of Australians
Study highlights flaws in global disease mapping
Astronomers turn up heavy metal to shed light on star formation
Astronomers find new way to study star formation in galaxies
Chimpanzees do not need smartphones to take efficient routes
Unique chemical helps salvage iron ore from mining waste
Exercise helps young people beat addiction
Forrest research foundation brings outstanding scientific talent to Western Australia
UWA joins largest global science facility
UWA scientists recognised in Premier’s Science Awards
WA’s leading scientists recognised in Premier’s Science Awards
Experts call for a national conversation on use of data in Australian professional sport
Australias first DNA-based COVID-19 vaccine study set to begin
Survey to examine impact of COVID-19 on mental health of country footballers