Book your tickets for the Startup Challenge and West Tech Fest, WA’s premier innovation festival.
By Hayley Gower | Research; Student Events; Business, management and law; IT and computing | Leave a comment
Ever since the first conveyor system was developed in the 18th century, engineers have been refining the device to maximise its operation and efficiency in transporting goods and resources.
By Zoe Taylor | Research; Engineering and mining | 2comments
The number of Airbnb hosts in Western Australia has increased by more than 50 per cent in the past year to more than 8100 listings, a new report by the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC) shows.
By Yasmine Phillips | Publications; R&D Now; Research; Business, management and law
How do you feel about driverless vehicles? Are you ready to let a machine make potentially life-or-death decisions for you?
By Daniel Jauk | Campus and community; Feature; Research; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Humanities graduate, Sarah Fulford, was inspired to research the ‘Vyner Brooke nurses’, a group of World War II POWs, whose camaraderie and stoicism in the face of horrific experiences defines them.
By Arianne Chavez | Alumni news; Campus and community; General; Research; Health; Humanities | Leave a comment
Curtin University and Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company will work together to evaluate and potentially extend the Desert Fireball Network’s meteorite tracking capability.
By April Kleer | Research; Science and Engineering
Virtual reality and augmented reality… they’re the technologies that are blurring the line between the real and the fake. But just how concerned should we be?
By Daniel Jauk | Research; Humanities | Leave a comment
More than seven out of 10 Australian adults want TV ads promoting alcohol to be phased out at times when children are likely to be watching sports broadcasts, a national survey shows.
By Yasmine Phillips | Publications; R&D Now; Research; Health
Asteroids and comets formed as a result of cosmic dust and water combining … or did they?
By Nik Malane | Feature; Research; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Aussie football is one of the nation’s most beloved sports, but new research by the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC) reveals the significant benefits of the game for Indigenous players.
By Curtin University | Research; Culture, language and Indigenous | Leave a comment