A better way to calculate solar radiation

October 15th, 2013

New research has revealed flaws in the way that the widely-used Ångström-Prescott equation links solar radiation to sunshine duration.

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Research findings give nod to Gonski

August 21st, 2013

Research by Dr Laura Perry and Dr Andrew McConney has compared educational outcomes for students in Canada and Australia and come up with some surprising findings.

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Murdoch to host prestigious communications conference

July 1st, 2013

Murdoch University is set to play host to the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association’s (ANZCA) annual conference July 3–5 at the Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle.

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Baseball study eyes thin line between prospects and major leaguers

June 6th, 2013

Murdoch University researchers have found batters in American Major League Baseball (MLB) are 13-15 per cent better at predicting a pitch before its release as compared to low minor leaguers.

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Solastalgia’s growing influence is ‘bittersweet’ success

February 13th, 2012

If you enter ‘solastalgia’ into a Google search, the staggering number and range of results illustrates just how widely the influence of Professor Glenn Albrecht’s concept has spread.

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Murdoch student becomes Perth’s International Youth Ambassador

January 13th, 2011

Communication Studies and International Relations student Reece Harley has been chosen as the City of Perth's International Youth Ambassador for 2011.

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