Sunday, May 28, 2017

Ocean warming to cancel increased CO2-driven productivity

Thursday, 27 April 2017University of Adelaide researchers have constructed a marine food web to show how climate change could affect our future fish supplies...

Megafaunal extinctions driven by too much moisture

Wednesday, 19 April 2017Studies of bones from Ice Age megafaunal animals across Eurasia and the Americas have revealed that major increases in environmental moisture...

Uni of Adelaide to partner Mitsubishi for sensing solutions

Friday, 31 March 2017The University of Adelaide will develop novel very high temperature sensors for global industrial giant Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, the University announced...

Evolving 'lovesick' organisms found survival in sex

Tuesday, 28 March 2017Being ‘lovesick’ takes on a whole new meaning in a new theory which answers the unsolved fundamental question: why do we...

New Consortium to build a defence-ready workforce

Friday, 24 March 2017In a trail-blazing agreement, South Australia’s three public universities, TAFE SA and the leading defence industry association are collaborating to deliver...

Planting native vegetation for productive crops

Friday, 24 March 2017The University of Adelaide, working with South Australian industry groups, is helping farmers and growers design and implement native plantings to...

Microbes measure ecological restoration success

Tuesday, 14 March 2017The success of ecological restoration projects around the world could be boosted using a potential new tool that monitors soil microbes.Published...

Aboriginal hair shows 50,000 years connection to country

Thursday, 9 March 2017DNA in hair samples collected from Aboriginal people across Australia in the early to mid-1900s has revealed that populations have...

Dental plaque DNA shows Neandertals used 'aspirin'

Thursday, 9 March 2017Ancient DNA found in the dental plaque of Neandertals – our nearest extinct relative – has provided remarkable new insights...

Risk of Ross River Virus global epidemic

Wednesday, 22 February 2017Australia’s Ross River Virus (RRV) could be the next mosquito-borne global epidemic according to a new research study led by the...