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Latest media releases
High-tech may be revolutionary for rural women
Wed, 08 Jul 2015 - A James Cook University researcher is studying how women use digital technology in agriculture and how it can benefit them, their business and their families.
Sharks on film: Australia joins global shark survey
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 - James Cook University (JCU) and Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) researchers have joined a world-first, global effort to survey shark numbers in coral reef environments.
Greater protection needed for Great Barrier Reef’s magnificent table corals
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 - Scientists at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University say more needs to be done to protect vulnerable table corals on the Great Barrier Reef.
Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott opens new JCU Singapore campus
Sun, 28 Jun 2015 - The Prime Minister, Tony Abbott has officially opened James Cook University’s new Singapore campus.
Huge rainforest experiment underway
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 - An innovative, multi-million dollar James Cook University drought experiment that covers a hectare of rainforest is underway.
Electric car device to drive profits
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 - A James Cook University researcher is working on a new device that will let electric car owners sell extra current from their vehicle’s battery to the power network.
JCU welcomes boost for Northern Australia
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 - James Cook University has most warmly welcomed the release of the White Paper on Developing Northern Australia.
JCU in the news
Africa's road to environmental destruction
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 09:50:24 GMT
Climate change could drain global seafood supplies
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:15:17 GMT
Anti-social behaviour of teenagers is a national issue
The Morning Bulletin (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:40:45 GMT
Brain chemical turns tree ants into aggressive soldiers
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:27:22 GMT
Protection urged for Barrier Reef coral
Sky News Australia (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:23:46 GMT