Two-thousand fluorescent pink mosquitos are helping scientists identify mozzie breeding grounds and assess the effectiveness of a larvicide used for 15 years in the Shire of Kalamunda.
Detecting a decline in certain sensory functions may become the future of preventing Alzheimer's disease, with research showing smell testing and retinal imaging to be strong predictors of dementia risk.
Adult children of same-sex parents share their experience of growing up in an unconventional family unit.
Blue carbon sinks are surprisingly efficient, capable of sequestering 40 times more CO2 than a tropical forest, and for long periods of time.
Research into macroalgae on WA reefs has revealed relationships between carbon isotope ratios and factors like temperature that may assist in the long-term monitoring of marine food webs.
With greater numbers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians presenting with acquired communication disorders the need for cultural awareness training in speech pathology clinicians has never been greater.
Young Western Australian children may be consuming higher levels of metals than is recommended, according to a new study by three ECU researchers.
ECU researchers show Mediterranean diet reduces risk of Alzheimer’s disease.
Fire management plans need to conserve long unburnt tracts of land to ensure habitat for a greater diversity of mammals and reptiles, according to a recent Edith Cowan University study.
Prioritising Internet traffic based upon urgency could improve energy efficiency by 80 per cent whilst also improving quality of service.
A three-year study conducted in the Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park has provided comprehensive insights into large bivalves (molluscs).
Despite long hours over several years, Sri Lanka’s young women feel empowered working at the country’s Export Processing Zones as it affords them economic advantage they would not have had back in their villages.
Nursing researchers have discovered that patients on wards understaffed by nurses are more likely to experience surgical wound infections, pressure injuries, urinary tract infections and pneumonia.
Muscle soreness that occurs after exercise is the body’s way of telling us that the muscle has not been used enough.
Scientists investigate decline in juvenile western rock lobster numbers since the summer 2006-07.