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Using maths to explain natural phenomena
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 - North Queensland residents are invited to the 2014 Last Lecture for JCU, titled The Maths Lesson You Always Wanted But Never Had.
Arrested development – sediment wreaks havoc with fish larvae
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 - Sediments associated with dredging and flood plumes could have a significant impact on fish populations by extending the time required for the development of their larvae, according to Australian researchers.
Powering North Queensland: sun, sand and… information technology
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 - A leader of North Queensland’s IT industry says the North is becoming a powerhouse of information technology.
JCU study to help make North Qld more cyclone resilient
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 - Researchers from James Cook University will undertake a ground breaking study that will help improve north Queensland housing’s resilience to cyclones.
Finding out why your kid’s tummy bug might be a bit fishy
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 - A ground breaking study by JCU will examine how and why children develop seafood allergies.
Having it all – just not all at the same time
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 - Can you have it all, all of the time? Is it possible to have a better work-life balance? How can businesses make their workplaces more flexible to attract and retain the best staff? The Hon Kristina Keneally, New South Wales’ first female Premier, will deliver the keynote address at the Business Excellence Series in the Tropics (‘best’) lunch on Tuesday the 21st of October in Townsville.
Building the future of JCU Cairns
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 - James Cook University plans to expand its Cairns campus, revealing an exciting proposal for the construction of accommodation for hundreds of students.
JCU in the news
Insurer backs ground-breaking cyclone study
Life Health Insurance News
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:47:59 GMT
The Biggest Loser: Shark Edition
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:08:58 GMT
Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:50:00 GMT
Hiding In The Reefs Protects Epaulette Sharks From CO2
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:56:11 GMT
Sheltering habits help sharks cope with acid oceans
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:12:33 GMT