May 23rd, 2013
Do you spend a lot of time sitting down? Clinicians at Murdoch University Chiropractic Clinic warn that you could be increasing your risk of back and neck pain.
May 9th, 2013
Murdoch University’s Agriculture and Forestry programs have been formally recognised as among the best in the world, according to the latest round of university rankings.
The QS World University Rankings By Subject compared over 8,300 programs across nearly 3,000 universities. Only 678 institutions globally made the list, with Murdoch University ranked in the top 200 for the Agriculture and Forestry discipline.
May 6th, 2013
A new study has shed light on the diets and feeding habits of Ningaloo’s stingrays, information which has never been documented before.
“As meso-predators, stingrays are an important link between the top and bottom of the food chain,” said Dr Owen O’Shea, of Murdoch University and the Australian Institute of Marine Science.
“They are ‘engineers of the [...]
May 1st, 2013
A new study has found that karate masters can anticipate how an opponent will strike even before that opponent has moved a muscle.
April 30th, 2013
Researchers from Murdoch University have developed an environmentally friendly ‘gene silencing’ method to control Root Lesion Nematodes, plant pathogens known to reduce crop yields in major crops by 15 per cent or more.
April 29th, 2013
According to Associate Professor Catherine Fetherston, warnings against bedsharing are not well supported by evidence and do not meet the needs of mothers and babies.
April 26th, 2013
Biomedical Science student Jez Supreme has been awarded an Honours scholarship to carry out research into the cause of Muscular Dystrophy.
April 23rd, 2013
A team of five Murdoch law students is celebrating a top-eight finish in the world’s largest and most prestigious moot court competition.
April 18th, 2013
2012 Boyer Prize winner Dr Jeffrey Wilson of Murdoch’s Asia Research Centre has published a new book unravelling the complexities of resource interdependence in the Asia-Pacific region.