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Australian councils are being urged to take up new guidelines in green urban planning to create cooler cites with greener landscapes to reduce the risk of heat stress. Research published in the...
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2014/11/28 12:39
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With the number of Internet connected devices rapidly increasing, researchers from Melbourne are starting a new research program to reduce energy consumption of such devices. Led by the Centre for...
2014/11/28 11:39
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On this forthcoming weekend the Australian state election takes place, and in Victoria State they will be using a new e-voting system to improve secrecy, reliability and user-friendliness. But how...
2014/11/28 00:55
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There is no shortage of shouting and dire warnings about the state of the climate and our need to phase out fossil fuels. But there is a more silent revolution happening too – in...
2014/11/27 21:30
2014/11/27 21:30
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Media reports over the past few weeks have described a social media scare campaign against halal certification. Various Australian food corporations have been threatened with boycotts because the...
2014/11/26 21:00
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It is pretty obvious that the NBN has its biggest impact with customers whose broadband was previously either non-existent or very inadequate and that includes most people covered by the fixed...
2014/11/26 12:29
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MELBOURNE’S besieged train system will reach ­capacity within three years and needs a significant overhaul to cope with population growth, a study has found. Influential city lobby group, the...
2014/11/26 12:08
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Responses to violence against women should be integrated into the medical, nursing and public health sectors according to new global research involving the University of Melbourne. Professor Kelsey...
2014/11/26 10:18
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The Sorbonne university in Paris. Credit: AFP/Joel Saget Paris has been named the world’s best student city for the third year in a row, while the US leads the ranking with eight cities cracking the...
2014/11/26 03:26
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Humans vs microbes: game on! Humans may be bigger, but microbes are faster ... at evolving that is. But at least we can use maths, stats and heavy-duty computing to stay a step ahead, writes David...
2014/11/26 03:26
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Defence conducts study into effects of aircraft noise on children's hearing at RAAF childcare centres Children exposed to loud noise even once could have their hearing damaged, a hearing expert says,...
2014/11/25 14:55
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Australand and the Department of Human Services have submitted plans for a 9-storey apartment block, part of the rejuvenation of Carlton's run-down public housing precinct. Australand and the...
2014/11/25 13:12
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THERE are more than a dozen avenues of honour in Ballarat and surrounds. THEY are often the first welcome weary travellers have as they approach small towns across rural and regional Australia –...
2014/11/25 12:39
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Environmental scientists are using a new mathematical model to ensure that feral pests are well and truly beaten. Developed by scientists at The ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions...
2014/11/25 00:26
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CHRIS UHLMANN: While the progress in closing the gap in Aboriginal life expectancy is slow, there is some good news on indigenous health today. Rates of the eye disease trachoma have fallen more than...
2014/11/24 22:17
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Using a new low-energy, high-speed laser, the symptoms of age-related macular degeneration were reduced. In addition to effectively treating the disease, the new laser treatment spared retinal tissue,...
2014/11/24 22:00
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There's a range of issues that self-trackers, legal professionals and others will need to consider when tracker data is used as evidence. Photo: Wolter Peeters Beyond simply counting steps, fitness...
2014/11/24 21:46
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Senator complains as ABC axes national rural radio program, Bush Telegraph One of the ABC's flagship rural programs, Bush Telegraph, has been axed as the national broadcaster deals with more than...
2014/11/24 04:28
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Most important journalism depends, to some extent, on who breaks the rules to give confidential information to journalists. Sometimes they are breaking the law. Can such action ever be justified? What...
2014/11/24 04:28
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Death in a casino: negligence, assault, manslaughter? Or business as usual? A searching account of a case at Melbourne’s Crown tries to clarify the distinction between ‘what is legal’ and ‘what is...
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