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New Curtin research resurrects ‘lost’ coral species

With about one-third of the world’s corals currently under threat of extinction due to climate change, Curtin researchers have made the encouraging discovery of a ‘lost’ species of coral.

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New Curtin research resurrects ‘lost’ coral species
Curtin teams with NASA JPL spin-off Chascii in spacecraft optical communications

Wednesday 04 May 2022By Lucien Wilkinson

Curtin teams with NASA JPL spin-off Chascii in spacecraft optical communications

Researchers will work to deliver the first-ever optical communications from a 1U CubeSat based on the technology behind WA’s Binar-1 spacecraft as the result of a new partnership.

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Curtin blazes a trail for resources research commercialisation

Tuesday 19 Apr 2022By Vanessa Beasley

Curtin blazes a trail for resources research commercialisation

Curtin University has been named the first of Australia’s Trailblazer universities.

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Mobile device use can help or hinder bonding with babies in the womb

Tuesday 12 Apr 2022By Lucien Wilkinson

Mobile device use can help or hinder bonding with babies in the womb

New Curtin research has found how and why parents used mobile devices during pregnancy was an important factor in whether or not that use helped them feel closer to their unborn baby.

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Astronomers detect galactic space laser

Thursday 07 Apr 2022By Lucien Wilkinson

Astronomers detect galactic space laser

A powerful radio-wave laser, called a ‘megamaser’, has been observed by the MeerKAT telescope in South Africa.

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Curtinnovation a chance to embark on journey of collaboration with Curtin

Tuesday 05 Apr 2022By Lucien Wilkinson

Curtinnovation a chance to embark on journey of collaboration with Curtin

A game-changing cybersecurity platform and a data-driven program helping businesses, schools and households reduce their carbon footprint are among the previous winners of the Curtinnovation…

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Nine out of 10 Aussies have low vitamin D intakes, Curtin study shows

Tuesday 29 Mar 2022By 286333f

Nine out of 10 Aussies have low vitamin D intakes, Curtin study shows

A new Curtin study has found 95 per cent of Australians have low vitamin D intakes, with researchers recommending food sources such as oily fish and eggs.

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Planting the seed for new soil carbon systems to address climate change

Tuesday 29 Mar 2022By 286333f

Planting the seed for new soil carbon systems to address climate change

The Soil and Landscape Science Group at Curtin will work with an international team to develop next generation soil carbon systems that will seek to address climate change.

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Study finds soil erosion and wildfire another nail in coffin for Triassic era

Monday 21 Mar 2022By Lucien Wilkinson

Study finds soil erosion and wildfire another nail in coffin for Triassic era

Curtin research has revealed that soil erosion and wildfires contributed to a mass extinction event 201 million years ago that ended the Triassic era and paved the way for the rise of…

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New Fulbright scholar seeks to accelerate EV for the resources industry

Monday 14 Mar 2022By 286333f

New Fulbright scholar seeks to accelerate EV for the resources industry

A distinguished American engineer will collaborate with Curtin renewable energy experts to develop a model for electric vehicle charging stations, with a particular focus on the resources sector.…

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