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Defence Trade Controls Act - Registration for Workshops Now Open

The Act puts new measures in place to strengthen the controls for the intangible (e.g. via email, internet and social media etc.) supply and publication of Defence and Strategic Goods List (DSGL) technologies ... 

Macquarie University achieves success in recent Citizen Science and ARC Linkage Project grant rounds

Macquarie University researchers have received around $1.43 million in funding in the recent rounds of the Citizen Science Grants and ...

Musical kids might be better at identifying statistical patterns

New findings suggest that musical training in kids makes them better at identifying statistical patterns hidden in both sound and ...

Protecting endangered Tasmanian devils and their parasites

A Giardia strain of parasite from humans has been detected in Tasmanian devils Human contamination of waterways and encroaching on ...

Roommates not all they’re cracked up to be (if you’re a lizard)

In a new study of lizard social behaviour, researchers at Macquarie University have discovered that despite their social nature, family-living ...

He’s goat your back: goats can identify the calls of their goat friends

Goats can tell the difference between a call from a familiar goat and a call from an unfamiliar goat The ...

Zebrafish discovery could hold the key to better-understanding motor neurone disease

Researchers used refined UV laser ‘ablation’ in living zebrafish to learn how MND progresses from one neurone to the next. ...

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