DENTAL schools in Australia need to adjust their curriculum to better deal with tooth challenges for an ageing population, research says.
A FREMANTLE-based study has revealed the incidence of foot ulceration in patients with type 2 diabetes has remained stable over the past 15 years, due to community and hospital-based improvements in foot care.
Written by Kylie Bishop, participant at Esperance Sustainability and Environment Exploration Group
Armed with their cameras and instructions from renowned local photographer Dan Paris on what makes a memorable image, a group of 12 teenagers recently headed off to secret locations around Esperance in search of elusive shots.
A group of Karratha locals got to see first-hand how the science of cooking exposes some common food myths that even famous chefs get wrong.
WHILE audiences in Perth attend Walking with Dinosaurs this weekend palaeontologists working near Broome will be documenting the extinct vertebrates’ extensive fossilised footsteps using laser scanning technology.
SHAKE, rattle and roll has slashed costs and reduced waste volumes at the Wanneroo Groundwater Treatment Plant.
This week University of Western Australia’s Madeline McAllister offers a view into the method behind documenting underwater shipwrecks like the doomed Batavia and constructing digital models for public and archaeological benefit.
This week Curtin University's Janet Beilby considers stuttering disorder and the role that a person's temperament plays on the severity of their stutter.
A STUDY comparing gullies on Earth with those on Mars has concluded that fluid—possibly surface water activity— is the most likely creation process for the Martian ravines.
AS A SEVEN-year old Josh Richards knew he wanted to be an astronaut. But people around him scoffed. “Don’t be silly” they said. “Australians can’t become astronauts.”