New experiment opens window on glasses
For the first time, scientists have mapped the structure of a metallic glass on the atomic scale, bringing them closer to understanding where the liquid ends and the solid begins in glassy materials.
Optic fibre finds use as salininty sensor
Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers have developed a new water quality sensor utilising fibre optic nano technology.
Data mining takes opal mining into the 21st century
The first digital opal map for the Australian continent, showing where gem-quality opal is most likely to be found, has been created by a team of researchers at the University of Sydney.
Tropical vagrants bigger, stronger survivors
Sydney marine researchers are one step further in solving the mystery of how tropical fishes, in response to rising sea temperatures and the impact of climate change, are shifting, and potentially surviving within cold temperate waters.
The sound of fear for phobic dogs
Dogs that are afraid of loud noises can be problematic for owners, but according to veterinarian and behavioural expert, Jonathan Bowen, there are solutions.
Pandas and tigers hog extinction limelight
Worldwide, around 20,000 endangered animal species are competing for scarce conservation funds – but just 80 ‘celebrity species' are hogging most of the attention.
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