Four Curtin University researchers and a website documenting the travels of geologists, have been shortlisted in the 2017 Premier’s Science Awards.
By Hailey Ross | General; Research; Science and Engineering
Scientists have long held the belief that planets were built from rocky asteroids, but new research from Curtin University challenges that view.
By Carole Kerr | General; Research; Science and Engineering
Health Sciences academic, Dr Gemma Sharp, examines why labiaplasty is an increasingly popular cosmetic procedure for younger women.
By Arianne Chavez | Research; Health | Leave a comment
Curtin University academic Dr Andrew Woods has been recognised as one of Australia’s Most Innovative Engineers for 2017
By Carole Kerr | Research; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering; The arts and creative industries
Land clearing kills many of the animals present and causes injuries and other conditions that are physically painful and psychologically stressful, a new review has found.
By Yasmine Phillips | General; Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Business, management and law
Curtin University researchers have been awarded the 2017 Dr Louisa Alessandri Research Grant to roll out a free app to help children with disabilities access leisure activities in their communities.
By Yasmine Phillips | General; Research; Health; IT and computing
The most disadvantaged 10 per cent of children in the Australian Capital Territory are on par with the most advantaged 10 per cent living in the Northern Territory.
By Yasmine Phillips | Research; Business, management and law; Education
Marine seismic surveys used in petroleum exploration could cause a two to three-fold increase in mortality of adult and larval zooplankton, new Curtin University research shows.
By Carole Kerr | General; Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Science and Engineering
England’s education curriculum for teaching English lags behind Australia’s curriculum, new research from Curtin University has found.
By Carole Kerr | General; Research; Education; Humanities
Curtin University researchers are aiming to map the prevalence of asbestos in homes across Western Australia and help home renovators identify potentially deadly risks with a free new app.
By Yasmine Phillips | General; R&D Now; Research; Health