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2015/05/04 22:48
2015/05/04 22:48
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Put simply, albeit rather alarmingly, every hour spent sitting in front of the television takes 22 minutes from your life. And, no matter how much you exercise, the jury is still out on whether its...
2015/05/04 22:48
2015/05/04 22:48
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2015/05/04 13:39
2015/05/04 13:39
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The company's founder, Elon Musk, announced last week that it had developed the Powerwall batteries that could store electricity generated from solar panels. The idea is to store the energy generated...
2015/05/04 01:16
2015/05/04 01:16
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There are seven calories in every gram of alcohol. Photo / Thinkstock Alcoholic drinks should all carry calorie counts according to a leading UK public health doctor writing in the BMJ, because of...
2015/05/04 01:12
2015/05/04 01:12
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IF you’ve ever ventured into the comments section of a news story online you’ll notice a fairly even split of considered responses and outright hatred. There is rarely an exception. You might’ve...
2015/05/03 15:02
2015/05/03 15:02
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John Cook, of Skeptical Science fame, has created an online course through The University of Queensland and edX, on denialism and climate change. Easy to access and free to take, I found it simple to...
2015/05/03 06:23
2015/05/03 06:23
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TOOWOOMBA Rangers got the job done in the first half to post a 34-7 Risdon Cup away win over UQ Gatton. Playing in wet conditions at The University of Queensland Gatton Campus on Saturday, Rangers...
2015/05/01 14:27
2015/05/01 14:27
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Labor's first bill to face parliamentary review has hit a snag.. Labor's first bill to face parliamentary review has hit a snag, with the committee at an impasse over whether or not it should be...
2015/05/01 10:17
2015/05/01 10:17
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Glastonbury music festival organisers plead with revellers to leave the laughing gas at home IT is a drug more popular than cocaine and ecstasy and deemed so dangerous that organisers of one of the...
2015/05/01 02:10
2015/05/01 02:10
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ABC lifts digital investment. ABC News Director Kate Torney says she welcomed discussion about whether the ABC was prioritising digital over “legacy” journalism, while at the same time announcing a...
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2015/05/01 00:27
2015/05/01 00:27
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Scientists at The University of Queensland are fitting goannas with GPS tracking devices as they search for ways to stop them devouring loggerhead turtle eggs. UQ is leading a new two-year research...
2015/04/30 21:27
2015/04/30 21:27
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An international scientific team has used a 23-million-year fossil record to calculate which marine animals and ecosystems are most at risk of extinction today. The research indicates tropical...
2015/04/30 10:44
2015/04/30 10:44
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The Australian Federal Police's guidelines on co-operation with countries that use the death penalty, introduced after the Bali nine ringleaders were sentenced to execution, are not strong enough to...
2015/04/30 07:26
2015/04/30 07:26
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The world needs to rethink its approach to conservation if it is to save nature from a looming wave of extinctions. GOVERNMENTS AND conservation organisations often have only one goal for restoring...
2015/04/30 05:00
2015/04/30 05:00
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Consumers today have easy access to a wide range of products and services. The task of choosing between hundreds of products or packages each having dozens of different fees however, is the opposite...
2015/04/30 04:27
2015/04/30 04:27
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The Buddhist Vesak festival will be celebrated at The University of Queensland with a series of presentations on Tuesday (5 May). UQ’s Multi-Faith Chaplaincy will celebrate the most significant day...
2015/04/30 00:27
2015/04/30 00:27
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The University of Queensland attracts top academic minds from across the globe, but how does their genius translate to 140 characters or less? To celebrate @UQ_News reaching 13,000 twitter followers,...
2015/04/29 23:55
2015/04/29 23:55
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When we think about global deforestation, certain hotspots spring to mind. The Amazon. The Congo. Borneo and Sumatra. And… eastern Australia? Yes, eastern Australia is one of 11 regions highlighted...
2015/04/29 16:21
2015/04/29 16:21
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Chili powder, red flags, physical barriers — these are a few of the measures conservationists have taken to protect the endangered loggerhead sea turtle in Australia. (Video via Queensland Parks and...
2015/04/29 14:37
2015/04/29 14:37
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The course is being run online by The University of Queensland in Australia, and is being supported by some of the world’s leading climate scientists and public figures including the British...
2015/04/29 12:27
2015/04/29 12:27
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SPINIFEX could be used to revolutionise the plastic and rubber industries at a nano-technological level. SPINIFEX could be used to revolutionise the plastic and rubber industries at a...
2015/05/04 22:48
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