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Dead-easy test to tackle parasites
Tue, 1 Dec 2015
Science has a new weapon in the global war against parasitic worms that kill hundreds of thousands or people annually: xWORM.
Massive Development Corridors Could Create Environmental Crisis for Africa
Thu, 26 Nov 2015
A James Cook University research team says dozens of major “development corridors” slated to crisscross the African continent are likely to open a Pandora’s Box of environmental problems.
Good medicine left on the shelf?
Wed, 25 Nov 2015
A controversial new paper by James Cook University scientist claims many useful new treatments are being left on the shelf by medical researchers.
Half of Amazonian tree species may be threatened
Sat, 21 Nov 2015
A James Cook University scientist says a new study shows more than half of all tree species in the world’s most diverse forest - the Amazon - may be globally threatened.
Wired society speeds up brains … and time
Thu, 19 Nov 2015
Our techno-gadgets may be amping up our brain’s processing speed and causing us to believe time is racing by, according to a James Cook University researcher.