Do you know a small business in WA that deserves recognition? The 26th Belmont & Western Australian Small Business Awards are now open.

Nominate a deserving small business (or your own business!) in the 26th Belmont & Western Australian Small Business Awards which highlight the immense value that small businesses contribute to the Western Australian economy.  There are 23 Aw... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 - Belmont & Western Australian Small Business Awards

WWF-Australia partners with eyewear retailer VisionDirect to create wildlife saving sunglasses

A new joint social venture is underway to turn a commercial gill net, a danger to threatened marine creatures, into something useful – sustainable sunglasses.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 - VisionDirect

Duke of Brunswick proves being seriously social and a little weird is a ticket to success

The Duke of Brunswick continues to rack up its accolades as it redefines what it takes to run a successful pub in the city. In the face of more prominent venue closures announced this week in Adelaide the dob continues to buck the trend going from st... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 - The Duke of Brunswick Hotel

Kangaroo Island koalas may save the koala species

South Australia’s Kangaroo Island koalas have been found to be free from the disease that is threatening koala populations around Australia, particularly in Australia’s north-east where populations are declining dramatically.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

New model suggests lost continents for early Earth

A new radioactivity model of Earth’s ancient rocks calls into question current models for the formation of Earth’s continental crust, suggesting continents may have risen out of the sea much earlier than previously thought but were destro... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Global and national slow down affecting SA economy

In their latest Economic Briefing Report University of Adelaide economists from the SA Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) are predicting that South Australia’s economic performance will continue to be affected by slowdowns round the country an... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Study shows potential for reduced methane from cows

An international team of scientists has shown it is possible to breed cattle to reduce their methane emissions.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

New degree for emerging veterinary skills gap

The University of Adelaide is introducing a new degree program to fill an emerging niche in the veterinary sciences sector.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Indigenous students engineer careers

Young Indigenous students from across Australia are this week immersing themselves in the world of engineering in an interactive camp in Adelaide, as part of a partnership between Santos and the University of Adelaide.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Early Egypt through the eyes of Australians

Seen through the eyes of Australians en route to the First World War, Egyptian Images from Australia shows Egypt as it was one hundred years ago.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Research infrastructure receives $35.6 million boost

Research for a range of industrial sectors including advanced manufacturing, defence, resources, biomedical and agriculture has received a major boost with the announcement of new funding for research infrastructure based at the University of Adelaid... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Researchers to investigate drought-tolerant vines

Wine researchers at the University of Adelaide are investigating drought-tolerant grape varieties from Cyprus for their suitability for Australian conditions. ... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Root canal work not so bad after all

Root canal work is not as bad as people think when compared to other dental procedures. Self-reporting of their dental health suggests that patients find the procedure no worse than other dental work which overturns the popular belief that root canal... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Out of Africa and into an archaic human melting pot

Genetic analysis has revealed that the ancestors of modern humans interbred with at least five different archaic human groups as they moved out of Africa and across Eurasia.... more

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019