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Murdoch scientists team up with primary school to catch elusive goldfish

December 18th, 2017

Gold rush: Dr Stephen Beatty nets goldfish after electrofishing at Duggan

Murdoch University fish researchers have joined forces with Year 6 pupils at a south west primary school to eradicate feral goldfish from a local waterway.

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Murdoch enabling program receives national award for teaching

December 15th, 2017

Murdoch University’s K-Track Indigenous Enabling Program has received a prestigious Award for Programs that Enhance Learning.

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Creative residents turn memories into stories

December 15th, 2017

Geoff Bergl, Nadine Knight and Helena Kadmos

A Murdoch University literary researcher has supported City of Melville residents as they turned their memories of the area into stories for a new collection.

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Summer threats to our pets

December 13th, 2017

Fun in the sun: Heatstroke and sunburn can be issues for our pets in the summer months

The Australian summer has arrived and along with it a number of threats for pets that owners need to be aware of and take steps to prevent.

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Mobile clinic helps control dogs in outback WA

December 12th, 2017

Murdoch University mobile veterinary clinics have helped control unwanted dog populations and protect community health in rural and remote Western Australia.

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Murdoch students awarded dream international scholarships

December 12th, 2017

Four Murdoch University students will travel to Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan and Indonesia in 2018 to gain new knowledge and capabilities after receiving federal scholarships.

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Opinion: Parliament’s dual citizenship crisis deepens

December 7th, 2017

Lorraine Finlay

In an article for The Conversation, Lorraine Finlay from Murdoch’s School of Law says the publication of citizenship registries have revealed that several more MPs have serious dual citizenship questions to answer.

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Floating rafts to remove heavy metal pollution

December 6th, 2017

Finding innovative solutions to remove heavy metal pollution from waterways and soils, was the focus of a research trip to China by Murdoch environmental engineering students.

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Scientific detective work uncovers historic sunfish mix up

December 6th, 2017

An investigation by a Murdoch University PhD student has resulted in Australia losing its 130 year claim to its unique sunfish species.

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Preventing injury in junior cricket fast bowlers

December 4th, 2017

New research from Murdoch University aims to reduce non-contact injury in teenage cricket pace bowlers.

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Hope for more independence in old age

December 1st, 2017

New Murdoch research using non-invasive brain stimulation offers hope for older Australians to live independently for longer.

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Research seeks to restore degraded farmland

December 1st, 2017

Can you restore unviable, degraded agricultural land by planting native trees and provide benefits to biodiversity and the environment?

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Murdoch celebrates 20 years of free legal clinic

November 30th, 2017

SCALES

Murdoch University’s clinical legal program, which has provided more than 11,000 people in the Rockingham and Kwinana areas with free legal advice, is celebrating its 20-year anniversary.

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