Articles, UNSW

New NHMRC study to investigate the effects of wind farms on human health

Rédaction Australie Magazine,
December 1, 2016

Thousands of Australians living near wind farms will soon know if ‘wind turbine syndrome’ actually exists or if their symptoms are the result of the ‘nocebo effect’. Waterloo Wind Farm in South Australia (Photo: Flickr/David Clarke) Thousands of Australians living near wind farms will soon know if ‘wind turbine syndrome’ actually exists or if their symptoms are the...

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Articles, UNSW

A space odyssey

Rédaction Australie Magazine,
December 1, 2016

He shared in a Nobel prize for physics and pioneered construction of the world’s largest radio telescope. Now Brian Boyle is blazing a trail for UNSW research. A love affair with the Cosmos … Brian Boyle. Photo: CSIRO When he was eight years old, Brian Boyle’s mother took him to see 2001: A Space Odyssey. It...

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Articles, UQ

Global experts gather online to collaborate on science of learning

Rédaction Australie Magazine,
September 5, 2016

The University of Queensland and prestigious international publishing group Nature Research have launched a global  online community dedicated to improving knowledge on the science of learning. UQ Queensland Brain Institute director Professor Pankaj Sah said the npj Science of LearningCommunity website was a space for teachers, policymakers and scientists working in neuroscience, education and psychology to discuss how to enhance learning in schools....

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