Latest University of Western Australia Stories
The International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), based in Perth, Western Australia has been extended for another five years thanks to a $26M investment announced by WA Premier Colin Barnett today.
A former science student of The University of Western Australia has donated $2 million to fund a new research position that will help shed light on some of the biggest mysteries in the Universe.
As the planet continues to warm, it appears that seaweeds may be in especially hot water.
The glassy, porous, and once gas-rich rock called pumice may have given rise to early life forms, according to a provocative new hypothesis on the origin of life published in Astrobiology.
By using satellite technology, researchers have discovered that there are thousands of ancient geoglyphs in the Middle East, but the purpose of these patterns remains a mystery.
Researchers have unearthed what they believe are the oldest fossils ever discovered.
An Australian PhD student has created the most accurate measurements for determining how fast the Universe is expanding.
Poor oral health is just as bad for fertility as obesity, and could delay the time of conception by as much as two months.
According to a new study in the journal Pediatrics, slow language development is unlikely to have lingering effects on a child's mental health.
A team of researchers are attempting to uncover the precise details of how kangaroos bounce.
- Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.