Australian Universities

5 Ways That Eating Low GI Foods Can Help You Lose 60 Percent More Weight

Do low GI foods help you lose weight? It’s official. Counting calories is out; keeping an eye on the glycemic index (GI) is in.<p>What are low glycemic …

Nutrition

Workplace tool for employees with autism

Problems people on the autism spectrum face in the workplace include difficulty with social interaction, impairments in verbal and non-verbal …

Autism

THE REAL RAKE: Barrister Charles Waterstreet Showed Masturbation Video To Law Student During Job Interview

In the course of a one-hour job interview with a 21-year-old law student seeking a junior paralegal position, Charles Waterstreet – one of Sydney’s …

Australian News

UWA archaeologist uses Google Earth to discover mysterious ancient Saudi 'gates'

High-resolution images from Google Earth have led to the discovery of hundreds of mysterious ancient structures scattered across the desert in Saudi …

Australian News

Quantum alphabets spell success for UQ physicist

A University of Queensland researcher has won a <i>L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science</i> award for her work on quantum alphabets.<p>The $25,000 fellowship …

Quantum Mechanics

Public transportation is a nightmare for women everywhere

Every morning, I catch the train to work. It arrives anywhere between one minute early and 10 minutes late, meaning my carefully calibrated commute …

Lifestyle

Fashion retail staff spend thousands of dollars on work 'uniforms'

Every three months, Prudence Thompson would get $110 to spend on clothes at the fashion retail outlet where she worked, but she would spend double …

Business (Australia)

Study finds culturally-sensitive treatments for chronic pain more effective

A Western Sydney University study has found that pain is experienced differently between cultures – and traditional treatment methods for chronic …

Pain

Chinese propaganda faces stiff competition from celebrities

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China

Solving the productivity puzzle

Share selection to:<p>Glyn Davis<br>G'day I'm Glyn Davis and welcome to The Policy Shop, a place where we think about policy choices.<p>Male<br>What really drives …

Economics

The rise of competitive parenting and its impact on mental health

<b>Competitive parenting</b><p>In a recent study where she looked at the effects of reading by both mothers and fathers on the reading of children, Dr Duursma …

Parenting

Lens: expert commentary and news from Monash University

ANU and NADC unveil Australian of the Year Award trophies

The Australian National University and the National Australia Day Council (NADC) have unveiled a set of iconic glass trophies - designed and produced …

Australian National University

Professor Kim Cornish elected to prestigious Academy of Social Sciences - Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences - MICCN

<b>23 October 2017</b><p>MICCN Director, Professor Kim Cornish, is welcomed as a new ASSA Fellow<p>The official ceremony took place on 19 October 2017 at the …

Research

Lethal brain tumours prompt $1 million research pledge - UniSA news releases - University of South Australia

The University of South Australia will use a $1 million research pledge to develop new drugs in the fight against lethal brain tumours, which kill 95 …

Cancer

Exam timetables

You must bring your <b>student ID card</b> to all exams. If you forget your ID card you may also use your:<p>Passport<br>• Australian Driver's License<br>• Other photo ID …

La Trobe University

Women and robots, “there’s just no trust”

Women are less likely to trust robots who stare at them.<p>Research by Dr Chris Stanton, a roboticist at the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and …

Robots

China's language more bellicose as bombers push further into South China Sea

China has boasted about its strategic bombers becoming more effective, training more frequently and flying further over disputed areas in the South …

China

Uncertainty helps the brain to learn | The Brain Dialogue

We believe in sharing knowledge. We use a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which allows unrestricted use of this content, …

Creative Commons

Science with Style

AIBN’s Level 5 floor manager Dr Colette Godfrey has raised over $900 for the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation (OCRF) as part of their annual …

Cancer

Mysterious stone structures found in Saudi Arabia desert

Google Earth has unlocked the gates to ancient mysteries around the world.<p>For years, amateur and professional archaeologists have used the search …

Archaeology

Financial literacy: How to teach your kids to think more critically about money

Advice on money often boils down to simplistic messages about budgeting, understanding compound interest and avoiding debt.<p>But research suggests …

Australian News

Funnel web spiders' 'beautiful molecules' show promise for treating epilepsy, stroke

Several new Australian-developed medicines showing promise treating childhood epilepsy, stroke and autoimmune diseases have emerged from an unusual …

Medicine

The George and Lisl Singer Scholarship

Amount<p>$7500<br>3 Years<p>Opening date<p>09/10/2017<p>Closing date<p>08/12/2017<p>Status<p>Open<p>Who is it for?<p>Future undergraduates<p>Where is it available?<p>Melbourne, …

La Trobe University

Australian Veterinarian Reg Pascoe Passed Away

Reg Pascoe<p>Legendary Australian veterinarian Dr Reg Pascoe has passed away at age 88 on the Darling Downs in Queensland, Australia.<p>Pascoe was the …

Dressage

Our Clinics - UQ Health & Rehabilitation Clinics - The University of Queensland, Australia

Providing hearing loss prevention and intervention strategies to improve your hearing and quality of life.<p>Promoting health and well-being through …

University of Queensland

The life-long effects for childhood cancer survivors

Thirteen-year-old Nikki Quinn was a promising softballer with dreams of playing for Australia before her cancer diagnosis changed the course of her …

Cancer

Macquarie University - Moyal Medalist 2017

The 2017 Moyal Medalist is Professor Hinke Osinga from the University of Auckland NZ.<br>Prof Osinga will deliver the 2017 Moyal Lecture on<p>Thursday 2 …

Mathematics

Cycling accident victims share their stories

Brisbane cyclist Calvin Treacy's harrowing recollection of the moment he collided with a car brought back many other cyclists' memories of their own …

Australian News

Indigenous leaders angry about Government's 'lack of responsibility' to address constitution issue

Aboriginal leaders calling for a referendum have urged the Federal Government to put constitutional reform back on the agenda or risk it being …

Australian News