sustainability

Self-desalinating saltwater takes the cost and environmental pressures off industry

June 5th, 2018

A small group of scientists at Murdoch University have invented a ‘self-desalination’ system that requires no electricity at all and is carbon-neutral.

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Dubai students join global sustainability conversations

May 25th, 2018

Murdoch Dubai students have featured in the first of 50 global think-tanks delving into sustainability, the environment and the power of art and culture to discover new conservation opportunities.

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Murdoch at forefront of solar energy future for remote WA homes

May 17th, 2018

The future of renewable energy looks bright for homes in remote WA in light of Murdoch University’s partnership with electricity provider Horizon Power.

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Are video games the future of sustainable tourism education?

May 14th, 2018

Dr Eunice Tan and Yohei Okamoto examine the use of digital simulation games similar to World of Warcraft, SimCity and Minecraft to teach sustainable tourism.

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Not so fast: why the electric vehicle revolution will bring problems of its own

April 17th, 2018

Dr Martin Brueckner writes a piece for The Conversation about the potential pitfalls of electric vehicles.

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International exchange opens door to new side of Bali life

February 9th, 2018

Arriving on the day of the Mount Agung volcano eruption proved to be a baptism of fire for a group of Murdoch University students on an international cultural exchange program.

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Murdoch’s war on waste

June 8th, 2017

Dr Catherine Baudains

A Murdoch University environmental education researcher is urging individuals and councils to ditch plastic bags and rethink how they dispose of waste.

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WA agricultural expertise aids Bangladeshi food security

March 29th, 2017

Murdoch University Professor Richard Bell has led an international capacity building project enhancing food security in Bangladesh.

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Student experience goes beyond the lecture theatre at Southbound

January 22nd, 2015

Festival goers enjoy the photobooth set designed by Murdoch theatre and drama students

A long standing partnership between Murdoch University and Sunset Events enabled Murdoch students to put theory into practice at this year’s sold out Southbound music festival.

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Students active in sustainable pursuits

October 17th, 2013

Murdoch students have been taking an active approach to sustainability, winning awards, hitting the road and even creating art to inspire others to live greener lives.

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