Formulating the fight against diseases
Whether it’s tracking outbreaks of COVID-19 or monitoring white spot disease on prawn farms, JCU Senior Research Fellow Dr. Michael Meehan says the answers to controlling diseases lay in the numbers.
The wild world of Vet Science
JCU Veterinary Science Student Christine Bye shares the passion she has discovered while doing placements at the Gold Coast and in New Zealand.
Diving into new discoveries
From the classroom to the reef
What’s it like to study marine science in Australia? Marissa Hutchings explains what it was like getting her hands wet on Orpheus Island, South Australia and the Galapagos Islands.
Marine science in 3D
The Great Barrier Reef needs to adapt to climate change. Eoghan Aston recreates corals in 3D to find out which stress-resilient corals are best suited as refuges for smaller reef fish.
Veterinary and Animal Science
Buzzing about native bees
Australian native bees play a critical role in pollinating some of Australia’s most unique plants, but many of them may be under stress. Three JCU Science students are tackling some of these threats.
Animal Emergency Service: The good, the bad and the furry
JCU Alumni Dr. Brooke Schampers shares her experience as an Emergency Intern in the wild world of Animal Emergency Services.