College of Science and Engineering Recent news in Science and Engineering
Win-win for graziers and greens
Wed, 14 Mar 2018
James Cook University scientists have found there doesn’t have to be a trade-off between profits and the environment, with a ground-breaking experimental study showing environmentally-friendly cattle farms also make more money.
JCU’s Engineering graduates in high demand
Thu, 8 Mar 2018
The future is looking bright for JCU’s Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering graduates, with all of those finishing in 2017 finding jobs related to their discipline, and demand from employers outstripping supply.
JCU casts wide net for ideas to help restore the Great Barrier Reef
Wed, 7 Mar 2018
James Cook University scientists are seeking the best ideas from around the world to find ways to help repair the Great Barrier Reef (GBR).
Boat noise sounds like trouble for reef fish
Fri, 2 Mar 2018
One in every eighteen Queenslanders owns a motorboat and uses it to visit and explore the Great Barrier Reef, but is their love for the reef threatening its fish?
Ancient volcanoes provide clues to find vital metals
Fri, 23 Feb 2018
Researchers have discovered a way to help locate metals vital for modern life - with the eruptions of ancient volcanoes providing crucial clues to their whereabouts.