The West Kimberley is one of the last 'mega diverse' places in tropical Australia to be invaded by cane toads, and researchers are working hard to reduce the cane toad's devastating impacts on the wildlife in the region.
On a sublime, starry, evening, with a backdrop of the ebb and flow of a Kimberley macrotide across the mudflats of Roebuck Bay, an astronomer and oceanographer joined together for National Science Week, to explain why the Kimberley boasts the second largest tidal movements in the world.
PERTH-based energy giant Woodside is advancing the practical implementation of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies according to a leading AI academic.
Rangers at the The Murujuga Land & Sea Unit (MLSU) in the Pilbara are using use custom designed apps to collect cultural and scientific data in the Burrup Peninsula.
IN TODAY’S day and age almost everyone would have one if not multiple passwords to access their computer, social media, emails and banking information. So how do people create a password that is both easy to remember and most importantly, keeps their private information secure? Curtin University computer expert Mihai Lazarescu explains…
THIS week UWA’s Dr Ana Sequeira shares her insights into a new way to transfer models developed for the Great Barrier Reef to WA’s Ningaloo Reef in order to expedite research efforts and make funding stretch even further.
THANKS to WA’s world-class low frequency radio telescope, we now know what happened to a distant star millions of years before we first saw its explosion, just thirty years ago.
CITIZEN scientists have had a big win, with the discovery of a rare galaxy cluster being named after the two volunteers who found it while on Radio Galaxy Zoo.
As Perth prepares for more people to be on the streets during its long, hot summer nights, a new study is helping venue owners and police target drinkers most at risk of alcohol-related violence.
A national study involving Curtin and Deakin universities has found that three-quarters of Australian children view sports betting as normal, and even positive.