A new study published in the international journal Nature reveals changing global temperatures could effect the activity of subterranean microbes, triggering soils to release more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
Penrith City Council has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with UWS to formalise its partnership with the University.
1788 was not our defining moment. Rather, some two centuries later, we let old Australia fade into history and took our first steps into the new.
Some of the most pressing issues facing people in Greater Western Sydney will be tackled by teams representing students, entrepreneurs and the start-up community, using PwC’s ‘Open Innovation’ model.
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An alarming number of new mums who develop increased blood sugar levels during pregnancy are placing themselves at heightened risk of long-term diabetes because of false perceptions of their own weight and health risk.
Queensland fruit flies that inflict damage on the nation's horticultural industry may be about to see their numbers take a significant dive thanks to new research.
Google may soon offer children under 13 a simple and safe way to access internet services including Gmail and YouTube, but how will this affect online safety?
The Head of Australia’s largest study into racism has congratulated the Federal Government for dropping planned changes to the Racial Discrimination Act.
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Saving the turtles in the nation's biggest river, the Murray-Darling, requires a big effort, one that crosses the boundaries of universities and industry and scientists and citizens.
For many new refugees and immigrants from non-English speaking backgrounds, one of the most difficult barriers they face on arrival in Australia is making themselves understood.