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Southern Boobook - cutest owl in the world?

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

A Southern Boobook owl filmed at Hunters Hill, Sydney, Australia during April.

Study examines declining numbers of boobook owls in Perth, Wheatbelt

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Australia's smallest and most common species of owl is in decline, and a Perth researcher is determined to find out why.

Soil linked to antibiotic resistant bacteria

Monday, 12 June 2017

Soils containing even small amounts of metals are more likely to contain strains of antibiotic resistant bacteria, according to new research from Edith Cowan University.

How urban bushland improves our health and why planners need to listen

Monday, 12 June 2017

How urban bushland improves our health and why planners need to listen.

Turning Hazelwood's empty coal mine into a lake could help heal mining towns

Monday, 12 June 2017

Turning the old Hazelwood coal mine into a recreational lake will be a challenge, but it could provide an economic boost for the area.

Still here: Night Parrot rediscovery in WA raises questions for mining

Monday, 12 June 2017

The first ever photograph taken of a Night Parrot in WA will hopefully lead to an increased interest in protecting the enigmatic species writes Dr Robert Davis.

ATSE Seminar Series 2017

Monday, 22 May 2017 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2017 > 05

Edith Cowan University (ECU) and the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE) invites your school to participate in an inspiring science, engineering and technology experience on Thursday, 29 June 2017.

Girls Programming Network (GPN) event

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2017 > 05

The School of Science hosted another successful GPN. Over 30 high schools students learnt about digital forensics and cyber safety, as well as coding their own password game.

Science Industry Forum Session

Friday, 05 May 2017 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2017 > 05

Students attend an industry forum session to learn more about career pathways, experiences and how to get their foot in the door.

Australia’s seagrasses and how they are helping us to fight global climate change

Thursday, 04 May 2017

Professor Paul Lavery, Director of ECU’s Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research and Professor of Marine Ecology in the School of Science, will introduce the audience to Australia’s rich seagrass heritage and explore its important role in capturing atmospheric carbon.

Healthy seagrass good news for Geographe Bay

Monday, 01 May 2017 Schools > Science > Research activity > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > News and events > Centre for Marine Ecosystems Research > 2017 > 04

Dr Kathryn McMahon reports promising results for the ‘Keep Watch’ seagrass program

Security Science students share their skills with Joseph Banks College

Monday, 24 April 2017 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2017 > 04

The School of Science hosts Year 10 students exposing them to careers in Security and Intelligence

An analysis of unauthorised wireless network usage in Western Australia

Thursday, 20 April 2017 Schools > Science > Research activity > ECU Security Research Institute > News and events > ECU Security Research Institute > 2017 > 04

Presentation: 7 June 2017, 4:30pm, at JO 21.202, by Dr Patryk Szewczyk

Implantable Medical Device Security: Problems, Ideas and Future Research

Thursday, 20 April 2017 Schools > Science > Research activity > ECU Security Research Institute > News and events > ECU Security Research Institute > 2017 > 04

Presentation: 4 May 2017, 5:00pm at JO 21.202, by Dr Guanglou Zheng

ECU’s School of Science second Girls Programming Network (GPN) event

Thursday, 06 April 2017 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2017 > 04

30 female students from Pinjarra to Yanchep attended the GPN workshop on computer and security science at ECU Joondalup.

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