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Girls identify secret ingredient to keep Christmas trees alive
Girls identify secret ingredient to keep Christmas trees alive December 14, 2014 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Sydney schoolgirls carrying out a research project with UNSW plant ecologists, Professor Angela Moles and Dr Julia Cooke, have identified a possible solution to the annual problem of Christmas trees turning brown and dying in the middle of the lounge ... Read More »

Fuelling learning and literacy for the digital generation
Fuelling learning and literacy for the digital generation December 13, 2014 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Monash University today launched MWorld, the world’s first comprehensive, university-produced educational App for children. “We’ve tied the thrill of discovery and the joy of storytelling to amazing educational content. MWorld will fuel the love of learning and improve engagement with ... Read More »

Parents of children born to commercial surrogates risk not being the legal parents
Parents of children born to commercial surrogates risk not being the legal parents December 12, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Australians who pay an overseas surrogate mother risk not being deemed the legal parents of the child under Australian law, even if commercial surrogacy is legal in a country where the child is born, QUT Australian Centre for Health Law Research academic ... Read More »

Anxiety hits women most about job loss in the family
Anxiety hits women most about job loss in the family December 11, 2014 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Females are more anxious than men when someone in their family loses a job, found a University of Melbourne report that used interviews from 13,000 Australians. Using data from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey, the report found ... Read More »

Foodbank feeding families this Christmas
Foodbank feeding families this Christmas December 10, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Food bank’s Christmas appeal gets under way this Friday with corporate volunteers lending a hand to pack 2000 hampers at the charity’s Welshpool distribution centre. In its third year, the annual Give a Feed appeal is supported by the Rotary Club of ... Read More »

Fewer young people in sentenced detention
Fewer young people in sentenced detention December 9, 2014 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

There was a small but steady decline in the number of young people in sentenced detention in Australia between 2010 and 2014, according to a report released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). The number of ... Read More »

Solgar ABC Dophilus powder
Solgar ABC Dophilus powder December 8, 2014 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Related information Buying medicines and medical devices over the internet Counterfeit medicines and devices Safety advisory Certain batches of Solgar ABC Dophilus powder may pose a serious risk to your health, or the health of your child, and should not ... Read More »

Free online course delves into family history
Free online course delves into family history December 7, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

This summer Australians have the opportunity to research their family history as part of a free online course from the University of Tasmania. Introduction to Family History will introduce students to a range of online family history resources and research techniques, ... Read More »

Demand for inclusive education rises
Demand for inclusive education rises December 6, 2014 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The inclusion of students with disabilities into regular school programs was the topic of discussion at the recent Monash University Dean’s Lecture Series. The lecture, Are we preparing teachers for inclusion or exclusion? Were presented by Associate Professor Umesh Sharma, the co-ordinator ... Read More »

Women’s fertility linked to detox element in diet
Women’s fertility linked to detox element in diet December 5, 2014 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

University of Adelaide research has for the first time shown how much of a critical role the natural antioxidant selenium plays at the earliest stages of a woman’s fertility. The discovery has been made in joint research involving the University’s School ... Read More »







 
 
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