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Celebrating the Story of the Quinlan Sisters ‘Because of Her, We Can!’

<i>Presented by YARN Australia and proudly supported by The University of Sydney</i><p>Join us for an evening celebrating the lives and stories of the Quinlan …

Australia

NSA Newcastle 2nd Meeting - Impact of sugar and sweeteners on health

Network over refreshments 2.30-3.00pm<p>Meeting from 3.00 - 5.30pm<p>‘Effects of sweeteners - evidence from preclinical models’<br>Associate Prof Greg Neely, …

Diabetes

University of Sydney is vandalised with racist graffiti

'Stop the Asian invasion': University of Sydney is vandalised with racist graffiti 'for the second time in 10 months'<p><b>Racist rhetoric and threats have</b> …

Social Justice

Cracking the genetic code of koalas

The koala genome has been sequenced in a world first, by an international consortium of conservation scientists and geneticists. Considered to be the …

Genetics

University of Sydney offers free online courses on business innovation - Manufacturers' Monthly

The NSW government is supporting the University of Sydney to deliver two free online courses to help businesses and entrepreneurs embrace innovation …

Online Education

US allies in Asia are cautious on the military outlook: Analyst

Charles Edel of the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney says America has an interest in its regional allies "being able to …

Australian Universities

Trojan Horse: How a killer fungus unleashes meningitis and brain infection: World first discovery shows immune response helps deadly infection

World first discovery shows immune response helps deadly infection<p>In a world first, researchers have revealed how a deadly fungus and primary cause …

Immune System

Massive Open Online Courses: Design Strategy & Innovation Through Design. Industry Launch Breakfast

The University of Sydney is delighted to invite you to join us for the launch of our latest MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses): <b>Design strategy:</b> …

Design

Nicole Phillips

Nicole Phillips is an Honorary Associate for the Department of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Sydney. She is also on Business Insider's operations team.<p>She completed her Masters in Human Rights at the University of Sydney in 2013. Her main research interests include migrant and …

Indiana University

University of Sydney paper slammed for ‘inciting violence’

<i>Honi Soit</i>, which is produced by the University of Sydney’s student women’s collective, printed a large picture of Hamida al-Taher with a rifle in her …

Israel

Nutritional quality of fish and squid reduced by warm water events: Consumption by humans and marine animals impacted

Consumption by humans and marine animals impacted<p>The nutritional quality of fish and squid deteriorates under warm water events, research reveals -- …

Marine Mammals

Monkeys eat fats and carbs to keep warm: Golden snub-nosed monkeys adjust nutrient intake in winter

Golden snub-nosed monkeys adjust nutrient intake in winter<p>Crave comfort foods in cooler months? You're in good company. Golden snub-nosed monkeys …

Monkeys

University of Sydney unveils Artemis 3 supercomputer - Video | ZDNet

Supercomputers

University of Sydney Postgraduate Open Evening, CBD Campus

Whether you want to gain a new professional qualification, change your career direction or pursue a personal ambition, the University of Sydney will …

College & University

Large igneous provinces contribute to ups and downs in atmospheric carbon dioxide

Modelling the location of large igneous provinces for the past 400 million years shows that their eruptions and subsequent weathering modulate global …

Carbon Dioxide

Walking faster could make you live longer: Increased walking pace associated with reduced mortality risk

Increased walking pace associated with reduced mortality risk<p>Researchers call for walking pace to be emphasized in public health messages, as …

Biomedicine

Tech Mahindra, University of Sydney to create technology research platform

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Tech Mahindra and the University of Sydney on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to create a technology …

Australian Universities

Prediction method for epileptic seizures developed: System designed to use data from non-surgical devices powered by AI and machine learning

System designed to use data from non-surgical devices powered by AI and machine learning<p>Engineers have developed a machine-learning and AI-powered …

Machine Learning

Norbert Quirk Mathematical Essay Competition

History of the Norbert Quirk Prizes<p>The Norbert Quirk Prizes of the University of Sydney were founded in 1886 by a donation in memory of the Reverend …

Mathematics

Kim Jong Un motivated by ‘serious sanctions relief': Curran

University of Sydney Professor James Curran has told Sky News North Korea leader Kim Jon Un is keen to make a nuclear deal with the US in order to …

North Korea

$3m grant for Sydney engineers to shape factories of the future

The Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Defence Industry, announced today the University of Sydney would serve as the Australian lead along with …

Australian Universities

These weed-killing robots could give big agrochemical companies a run for their money

Smart weed-killing robots are here and they have the potential to disrupt the entire pesticide industry. EcoRobotix claims their robot could reduce …

Farming

Design @ Dusk | VIVID Edition

Design @ Dusk is a talk series on design research brought to you by the Design Lab and the University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design and …

UX Design

Archer shoots for graphene-based quantum computing tech IP

In terms of recent scientific advances people are most pumped about, the development of graphene is probably only surpassed by the progress being …

Quantum Computing

Sydney Film Festival 2018 - The University of Sydney

Grab your popcorn and your Choc Tops, the Sydney Film Festival is coming<p><b>We’ve partnered with Sydney Film Festival to help bring the world’s best new</b> …

Australian Universities

Academy of Science awards Sydney scientists with highest honour

The Australian Academy of Science has awarded four academics from the University of Sydney with its highest honour, electing them as Fellows of …

Artificial Intelligence

News | The University of Sydney

MAKING DOGS HAPPY Symposium<p><b>17 May 2018</b><p>It's time to answer one of life's most important questions... how we make dogs happy?!<p>Professor Paul McGreevy …

Behavior

Study identifies new virus in cat

Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers from the University of Sydney have found a previously undiscovered hepadnavirus in an immunocompromised …

University of Sydney

World first use of cognitive training reduces gait freezing in Parkinson's patients

In a world first, clinicians have reduced 'freezing of gait' in Parkinson's Disease patients by teaching brain training exercises in a randomized …

Neuroscience

The need for a paradigm shift in adherence research: The case of ADHD.

2018 Apr 30. pii: S1551-7411(18)30374-7. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.04.033. [Epub ahead of print]<p>1Sydney Pharmacy School, Faculty of Medicine and …

ADHD