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World leading oceanographer honoured for mentoring legacy
Trial finds new bladder cancer treatment safe
Trial increases survival rates for mesothelioma patients
Exploration of how modern world drives TV’s outlandish plots
Funding boost for program to reduce fall injuries in older people
Colostrum provides long-lasting immunity boost for babies
Could hearing aids help stave off dementia in older adults?
Jintulu Exhibition challenges the shadows of genocide and racism
UWA researchers analyse impact of major rail project in Indonesia
Study reveals gap in cancer screening for First Nations people
Marine sponges reveal global warming has already exceeded 1.5 degrees
UWA study offers free iron deficiency screenings for women in Karrinyup
Parking apps are sweeping Australia’s cities. Here’s what you may not know about them
Steroid offers promising treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy
‘death awareness’ superpower leaders should know about
3.5 billion-year-old hydrothermal vent sediments offers clues to life’s origin
WA arts organisations benefit from $1.7m in Government grants
Major study finds potential drug target for lowering cholesterol
Whale calves found stealing milk from other mothers
Prenatal opioid exposure tied to infections, eczema and asthma risk in early childhood
Marine heatwaves affecting little penguin population
Diversified crop rotations improve soil health, environmental impact and yield
Cook Government invests $900,000 in defence research
Octopus DNA contains warning on global warming
Mediterranean diet can improve chance of IVF success
First Nations-led healing forum for Midwest Mullewa community
Study reveals art of ageing well
Forrest scholarships attract top early career researchers
Double honours for biomedical innovation to detect hearing loss
National funding boost for agricultural alliance
Seabird droppings may help corals recover faster from climate change-driven disturbances
New crop varieties boost food security in Timor-Leste
Fact-bombing by experts doesn’t change hearts and minds. But good science communication can
Managing medication to improve mental health in children and youth
New Report Reveals Profound Strengths and Challenges Among Disadvantaged Aboriginal Families
New program offers WA women pathway to politics
Online Atlas maps children’s health and wellbeing
Science collaboration to unlock the secrets of ocean currents off Australia;s North-West Shelf
From chains to change: symposium to investigate how slavery impacted early Australia
Forrest Hall Precinct completed
Early intervention program diverts at-risk families from homelessness
Science collaboration to unlock the secrets of ocean currents off Australia’s North-West Shelf
Conference to focus on climate action in transport
Panel to examine the region’s economic prospects in today’s global environment
Blame computers not phones for short-sightedness
Scientists come together to explore Critical Zone
First Nations people to benefit from inclusive technology partnership
Geotechnical engineer wins UWA 2023 Aspire Award