Three minute thesis on the seventh sense of sharks

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Marine neurobiology PhD student Ryan Kempster claimed the runner-up prize in UWA's inaugural Three Minute Thesis Competition on July 15.

Missing giants at Ningaloo

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Is the world's largest fish getting smaller?

Niskin bottles being deployed aboard RV Southern Surveyor. By Yasha Hetzel.

How do 'water cascades' affect marine ecosystems?

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Biological and physical oceanographers from the Oceans Institute, led by Winthrop Professor Chari Pattiaratchi, have teamed up with the CSIRO to study wintertime continental slope and shelf processes along south-west WA.

For healthy estuary, take one website

Monday, 17 January 2011

Western Suburbs Councils will be able to keep better track of the health of the Swan-Canning River Basin and its coastal receiving waters thanks to a collaboration with The University of Western Australia.

Ocean scientists to investigate humpback whales' Kimberley nursery

Friday, 14 January 2011

Researchers from the Oceans Institute within The University of Western Australia and the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) are to embark on a three-week field trip to one of WA's most remote regions to investigate ocean circulation and its influence on the ecology of Camden Sound in the Kimberley.

CPS potential

Potential for solar to power wheatbelt

Thursday, 13 January 2011

A study by researchers from The University of Western Australia has confirmed the potential for Concentrated Solar Power to generate electricity for communities and mining interests across the Wheatbelt.

Assistant Professor Daniela Ciancio

Testing rammed earth for safe and affordable indigenous housing

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Rammed earth may be a future building material in north-west Indigenous communities if a study at The University of Western Australia proves successful.

The battle of the sexes

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Scientists have uncovered a rare insight into a war between genes to control the sex of a plant.

The battle of the sexes

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Scientists have uncovered a rare insight into a war between genes to control the sex of a plant.

Perth - most globally connected city in Australasia

Thursday, 23 December 2010

While Perth may be perceived among Australia's elite as immature, unsophisticated and boring in comparison to Melbourne and Sydney, it is arguably becoming the most globally connected city in Australasia according to researchers at The University of Western Australia.