Faculty of Science

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Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Thursday, 7 March 2019

The DVC(A) is pleased to offer up to ten (10) Teaching Innovation Investments worth up to $5000 each.

Sperm extender the recipe for fertility success

Sperm extender the recipe for fertility success

Wednesday, 27 February 2019

A world-first sperm extender is set to more than double the effectiveness of artificial insemination rates in horses and may also have implications for humans.

Researchers awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

Researchers awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Recognised for their potential to create global impact in their fields, three University of Newcastle researchers will receive prestigious Australian-American Fulbright Scholarships in a presentation at Parliament House this week.

Aquatic drones capture shark paralysis after catch and release

Aquatic drones capture shark paralysis after catch and release

Friday, 15 February 2019

An underwater drone has highlighted that catch and release fishing may have significant damaging effects on sharks, increasing their risk of predation.

Opening new doors to improve male health

Opening new doors to improve male health

Friday, 1 February 2019

A world-leading testosterone research group have a place to call home following the establishment of new lab facilities at the University of Newcastle.

Researchers jump to action to save threatened frog species

Researchers jump to action to save threatened frog species

Thursday, 24 January 2019

As part of a new conservation initiative, community members in the Sydney Basin area will learn to identify frogs by their call.

Rock pool risk rating flows from Newcastle research

Rock pool risk rating flows from Newcastle research

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

University of Newcastle research has shaped the creation of a new public warning system for one of the State’s most dangerous tourist hot spots – the Figure Eight Pools at Royal National Park.

NHMRC awards $12.4 million to 14 Newcastle projects

NHMRC awards $12.4 million to 14 Newcastle projects

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has awarded the University of Newcastle more than $12.4 million to support 14 projects that are aiming to solve some of the world’s most critical health problems and improve the lives of millions of Australians.