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Brisbane Times
Burger-eating student comes up TrumpsNapkins were placed and backs were stretched as a crowd gathered for the battle
Burger-eating student comes up Trumps
Brisbane Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
Napkins were placed and backs were stretched as a crowd gathered for the battle of burger-eating at the University of Queensland on Thursday. Brisbane hamburger stalwart Burger Urge hosted the event and delivered platters of mini Donald Trump... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ law students win Indigenous Student MootTwo University of Queensland law students have proven their legal prowess by wi
UQ law students win Indigenous Student Moot
University of Queensland / Posted 3 hours ago
Two University of Queensland law students have proven their legal prowess by winning the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student Mooting competition at the Supreme Court of Queensland. Competing in their first moot, third-year arts/law student... Read more
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University of Queensland
Crayfish and their worms evolve in unisonAustralian spiny mountain crayfish and the animals that live on them, according
Crayfish and their worms evolve in unison
University of Queensland / Posted yesterday
Australian spiny mountain crayfish and the animals that live on them, according to an international study that includes University of Queensland research. UQ Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis researcher Dr Kim Sewell said the study... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ appoints Australia’s first woman head of dentistryThe University of Queensland has become the first university in Australia and N
UQ appoints Australia’s first woman head of dentistry
University of Queensland / Posted yesterday
The University of Queensland has become the first university in Australia and New Zealand to appoint a woman to a permanent head of dentistry position. Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences Executive Dean Professor Bruce Abernethy said... Read more
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University of Queensland
Study seeks sweet sleep relief for children with ADHDParents of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are ho
Study seeks sweet sleep relief for children with ADHD
University of Queensland / Posted yesterday
Parents of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are hoping a University of Queensland trial could help their families get a decent night’s sleep. Researchers are recruiting participants for the study into the effectiveness... Read more
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Slate
Why Do Older Fathers Carry Higher Autism Risk? Don’t Blame Their Sperm.in the children,” says lead investigator Jacob Gratten, a research fellow in ne
Why Do Older Fathers Carry Higher Autism Risk? Don’t Blame Their Sperm.
Slate / Posted yesterday
in the children,” says lead investigator Jacob Gratten, a research fellow in neurogenetics and statistical genomics at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Gratten and his colleagues used mathematical models to determine whether... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Study Finds People Who Refer To Their Parent’s By Their First Names Are Creeps24 May, 2015. 14:05 A new study by the University of Queensland has found that
Study Finds People Who Refer To Their Parent’s By Their First Names Are Creeps
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
24 May, 2015. 14:05 A new study by the University of Queensland has found that people who only use first names when referring to their own mum and dad are not normal. UQ Professor Roald Blyton says that of the 4000 people surveyed, those who used... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ names Australian research chief as executive leaderThe University of Queensland has appointed Australian Research Council (ARC) Ch
UQ names Australian research chief as executive leader
University of Queensland / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Queensland has appointed Australian Research Council (ARC) Chief Executive Officer Professor Aidan Byrne as its new Provost. UQ Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj announced the appointment today, following an... Read more
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University of Queensland
Research sheds new light on mental health risks to children of older fathersin children of older fathers is unlikely to result from men’s genes mutating wi
Research sheds new light on mental health risks to children of older fathers
University of Queensland / Posted 2 days ago
in children of older fathers is unlikely to result from men’s genes mutating with age, according to new research from The University of Queensland. Mathematical modelling by Queensland Brain Institute scientists suggests an alternative... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ student recognised for creating changeAfter being named as joint Young Australian of the Year 2016, University of Que
UQ student recognised for creating change
University of Queensland / Posted 2 days ago
After being named as joint Young Australian of the Year 2016, University of Queensland student Lucas Patchett and business partner Nic Marchesi have again been recognised for their brainchild, Orange Sky Laundry. The duo won the UQ Create Change... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Senator Nick Xenophon chases senate votes in Malenyto the late 1990s when she commuted from Buderim to Brisbane for work. Now wit
Senator Nick Xenophon chases senate votes in Maleny
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
to the late 1990s when she commuted from Buderim to Brisbane for work. Now with a PhD in politics and lecturing at the University of Queensland, Ms Grant started her working life with Telstra and the Deloitte before launching her own... Read more
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The Huffington Post
‘Finding Nemo’ Hurt Clownfish. Will The Same Happen With Dory?the film's release, "clownfish sales skyrocketed," Carmen da Silva, marine biol
‘Finding Nemo’ Hurt Clownfish. Will The Same Happen With Dory?
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
the film's release, "clownfish sales skyrocketed," Carmen da Silva, marine biologist and doctoral candidate at the University of Queensland, told HuffPost Australia. "There's nothing wrong with owning a marine fish in an aquarium," she... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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The Courier
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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The North West Star
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennialsof the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which
Federal election 2016: Labor goes retro to appeal to millennials
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of the north Brisbane suburb of Lilley, last month posted his own appeal, which featured a particularly hairy looking University of Queensland ID. A day earlier, Labor's deputy leader and foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek posted a... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
U.S.-Australian Team Moves One Step Closer To Hypersonic Flightwas conducted by the Defense Science and Technology Group and the US Air Force
U.S.-Australian Team Moves One Step Closer To Hypersonic Flight
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
was conducted by the Defense Science and Technology Group and the US Air Force Research Laboratory with Boeing and the University of Queensland providing expert technical design and analysis. Hypersonic flight, involving speeds of more than... Read more
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The Register
Hypersonic flight test hits Mach 7.5between Australia's Defence Science and Technology Organisation, the US Air For
Hypersonic flight test hits Mach 7.5
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
between Australia's Defence Science and Technology Organisation, the US Air Force Research Laboratory, Boeing, and the University of Queensland. The success of HiFiRE will be a morale-booster for the University after the failure of its 2013,... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science FellowsTwo University of Queensland professors are among 21 new Australian Academy of
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science Fellows
University of Queensland / Posted 3 days ago
Two University of Queensland professors are among 21 new Australian Academy of Science Fellows announced in Canberra this morning. UQ Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj said the selection of Professor Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop and... Read more
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Northern Star
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Queensland Times
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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News Mail
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Israre and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers' rare vision of whale shark off North Stradbroke Is
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting - a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Healthy feet a weighty issuefeet, heels spurs and bunions.” The six-year study used data obtained as part
Healthy feet a weighty issue
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
feet, heels spurs and bunions.” The six-year study used data obtained as part of the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health, which was conceived and developed by researchers at the University of Newcastle and the University of Queen... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Divers experience rare swim with five-metre whale shark off 'Straddie'rare and spectacular sighting — a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers experience rare swim with five-metre whale shark off 'Straddie'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting — a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Divers experience rare swim with five-metre whale shark off 'Straddie'rare and spectacular sighting — a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile ma
Divers experience rare swim with five-metre whale shark off 'Straddie'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
rare and spectacular sighting — a whale shark. The five-metre long juvenile male was spotted off Point Lookout on Sunday. University of Queensland marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said it was only the second confirmed sighting of a whale shark... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Could 3D prawn sperm models improve aquaculture industry?smaller than the diameter of a human hair have been created in a Queensland lab
Could 3D prawn sperm models improve aquaculture industry?
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
smaller than the diameter of a human hair have been created in a Queensland laboratory to try and improve prawn farming. University of Queensland School of Agricultural and Food Sciences PhD student Tianyi Feng used advanced microscopy to create... Read more
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The Age
Goodbye from Third Degree and reflections on the state of higher educationstaff numbers haven't kept up with this growth. Speaking of growth, one intere
Goodbye from Third Degree and reflections on the state of higher education
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
staff numbers haven't kept up with this growth. Speaking of growth, one interesting development has been the rise of the University of Queensland. The university is doing well in winning ARC grants and is snapping at the heels of the University... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Goodbye from Third Degree and reflections on the state of higher educationstaff numbers haven't kept up with this growth. Speaking of growth, one intere
Goodbye from Third Degree and reflections on the state of higher education
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
staff numbers haven't kept up with this growth. Speaking of growth, one interesting development has been the rise of the University of Queensland. The university is doing well in winning ARC grants and is snapping at the heels of the University... Read more
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Perth Now
Remote town descends into chaosintervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, w
Remote town descends into chaos
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
intervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, who first visited Aurukun on a break from the University of Queensland in 1975 and subsequently decided to stay, says it’s not necessarily a bad thing that the rest of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Aussie town descends into chaos while the country watchesintervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, w
Aussie town descends into chaos while the country watches
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
intervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, who first visited Aurukun on a break from the University of Queensland in 1975 and subsequently decided to stay, says it's not necessarily a bad thing that the rest of... Read more
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News.com.au
Murder shines spotlight on Australia’s ugly subcultureto see it happening.” According to Dr Diane Bretherton, Adjunct Professor in p
Murder shines spotlight on Australia’s ugly subculture
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
to see it happening.” According to Dr Diane Bretherton, Adjunct Professor in political science and international studies University of Queensland, such views are typical of white supremacist groups. “Fear is very important, a great inflation of... Read more
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Perth Now
Subculture of hate turns deadlyto see it happening.” According to Dr Diane Bretherton, Adjunct Professor in p
Subculture of hate turns deadly
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
to see it happening.” According to Dr Diane Bretherton, Adjunct Professor in political science and international studies University of Queensland, such views are typical of white supremacist groups. “Fear is very important, a great inflation of... Read more
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News.com.au
‘They’re not bad people, they’ve been abandoned and neglected.’intervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, w
‘They’re not bad people, they’ve been abandoned and neglected.’
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
intervene. The news has cast the spotlight on Aurukun once again. Dr Martin, who first visited Aurukun on a break from the University of Queensland student in 1975 and subsequently decided to stay, says it’s not necessarily a bad thing that the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lend a flipper! Baby turtles help each other when digging out of nestsdown into the sand, giving the tiny youngsters a major battle to get free after
Lend a flipper! Baby turtles help each other when digging out of nests
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
down into the sand, giving the tiny youngsters a major battle to get free after hatching. A study by researchers at the University of Queensland and Universiti Malaysia Terengganu in Malaysia measured the energy used by green sea turtle... Read more
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Daily Star
London to Sydney in TWO HOURS: Hypersonic Mach 7 jet engine test SUCCESSSouth Australia. It reached heights of 173 miles before successfully returning
London to Sydney in TWO HOURS: Hypersonic Mach 7 jet engine test SUCCESS
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
South Australia. It reached heights of 173 miles before successfully returning to Earth. Professor Michael Smart, of the University of Queensland, said: “The knowledge gained from these experiments will be applied to develop future flight... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winnersAllison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book o
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winners
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Allison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book of the Year All Fall Down, Matthew Condon (University of Queensland Press) Lloyd O'Neill Award Brian Johns The Lloyd O'Neill honour is for an individual who has made... Read more
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WA Today
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winnersAllison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book o
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winners
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Allison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book of the Year All Fall Down, Matthew Condon (University of Queensland Press) Lloyd O'Neill Award Brian Johns The Lloyd O'Neill honour is for an individual who has made... Read more
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The Age
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winnersAllison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book o
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winners
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Allison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book of the Year All Fall Down, Matthew Condon (University of Queensland Press) Lloyd O'Neill Award Brian Johns The Lloyd O'Neill honour is for an individual who has made... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winnersAllison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book o
Magda Szubanski's memoir Reckoning finds its place in the world of winners
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Allison Colpoys (Scribble, Scribe Publications) Small Publishers' Adult Book of the Year All Fall Down, Matthew Condon (University of Queensland Press) Lloyd O'Neill Award Brian Johns The Lloyd O'Neill honour is for an individual who has made... Read more
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