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Scientists discover a 500-metre-tall coral reef on the Great Barrier Reef
Wed, 28 Oct 2020
Australian scientists have discovered a massive detached coral reef just off Cape York on the Great Barrier Reef that’s taller than the Empire State Building or the Sydney Tower.

Future-proofing Townsville against wastewater contaminants
Fri, 16 Oct 2020
Townsville is leading the way with wastewater testing to help keep our waterways free of hazardous chemicals, thanks to JCU research and the support of Townsville City Council.

Drone tech brings new experiences
Thu, 15 Oct 2020
James Cook University is partnering with local Cairns start-up business She Maps to run a work experience week like no other - teaching high school girls how drones can be used in science and business.

Young wrasses hit hard by cyclones and bleaching
Wed, 14 Oct 2020
James Cook University scientists have found that young wrasses are hit hard by both cyclones and coral bleaching, and it could lead to major problems for the colourful reef fish.

Toy report card for internet safety
Tue, 13 Oct 2020
Researchers from James Cook University have developed a rating system to help parents keep their children safe around internet-connected toys.

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