The South West Science Council (SWSC) has been off to a great start in its first year of operation. From National Science Week last year, the SWSC has participated and added value to 6 events in 2015 and has organised five events so far in 2016.
Meeting for Minds joined forces with Spacecubed on the 20th and 21st May to bring Australia its first mental health hackathon, tackling a wide variety of social and logistical issues relating to mental health.
SUPER sensors powered by superior gallium nitride will soon be going where no sensors have gone before, according to a Western Australian researcher.
IMAGES of instant journeys across the galaxy in a spaceship or beaming down onto a planet's surface from the USS Enterprise have long been consigned to science fiction. But imagine for a moment what you would do if Star Trek science was real.
IN TODAY’S day and age almost everyone would have one if not multiple passwords to access their computer, social media, emails and banking information. So how do people create a password that is both easy to remember and most importantly, keeps their private information secure? Curtin University computer expert Mihai Lazarescu explains…
THIS week UWA’s Dr Ana Sequeira shares her insights into a new way to transfer models developed for the Great Barrier Reef to WA’s Ningaloo Reef in order to expedite research efforts and make funding stretch even further.
CITIZEN scientists have had a big win, with the discovery of a rare galaxy cluster being named after the two volunteers who found it while on Radio Galaxy Zoo.
EXTRATERRESTRIAL space rocks have provided a window to the early beginnings of our solar system.
WEST Australian researchers are developing a breakthrough technology for the detection of remaining tumors post-surgery, which could help up to two thirds of patients diagnosed with breast cancer.
TELETHON Kids Institute researchers are hoping 3D face scanning technology will help detect autism in children as young as one year old, which is at least one year earlier than current practices allow for.