A research collaboration led by The University of Western Australia has created a new technique that speeds up the development of seeds, producing better quality and more abundant pulse crops....[Read more]
The University of Western Australia is part of a new consortium that will position Perth as a global centre for remote operations in space, where universities and industry will collaborate on space exploration projects such as NASA's Lunar Gateway....[Read more]
The University of Western Australia has welcomed more than 200 students through its new Hackett Scholarship program, which provides financial support to students from regional and metropolitan areas to ease the transition to university....[Read more]
Detecting the very first light from the first star will enable us to
witness the dawn of creation according to Peter Quinn, Professor of
Astronomy at The University of Western Australia, who will present a
fascinating insight into the most recent advances in his field at the
2007 Ian Constable Lecture next week.
This development is thanks to a new telescope, the Square Kilometre
Array (SKA). WA is the front-runner in an international competition to
host the SKA.
Creativity has undergone a transformation, according to one of
Australia’s most innovative cultural critics who will discuss the role
of creativity at a free public lecture at The University of Western
Australia next week.
Writer, teacher, editor, film-maker, curator and multi-media
producer Professor Ross Gibson credits developments in digital
technology with changing his own art.