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It's time to explain country in indigenous terms

It's time to write about Indigenous Australian place relationships in a new way - in a language that speaks in Indigenous terms first, to convey a rich meaning of Country and best identify its deep ecological and social relevance to Aboriginal...
12-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Ground penetrating radar reveals why ancient Cambodian capital was moved to Angkor

The largest water management feature in Khmer history was built in the 10th century as part of a short-lived ancient capital in northern Cambodia to store water but the system failed in its first year of operation, possibly leading to the return of...
31-Oct-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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World-First Trial Cuts ED Wait Times and Admissions

A major new study led by Flinders University Professor Derek Chew shows that up to 70% of patients presenting to Australian hospital emergency departments with chest pain could be safely discharged in less time than they currently are under...
2-Sep-2019 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Time-pressured mums sidestep nutrition guidelines

Australia’s National Nutritional Guidelines are not helpful to working mums, who are committed to providing nutritious meals for their families but find this difficult under time pressures that are ubiquitous to modern life.
26-Aug-2019 9:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Legal Limits Apply to Making a Child Pray

A family that prays together, stays together; it’s an enduring maxim, but what if a child no longer wishes to pray? A new book by Flinders University law lecturer Dr Esther Erlings analyses the law related to parents forcing their children to...
21-Aug-2019 8:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Clownfish reproduction threatened by artificial light in coral reefs

The popular Disney movie Finding Nemo could have a much darker sequel as artificial light in coral reefs leaves the famous fish unable to reproduce offspring, according to a new study
15-Jul-2019 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Defending Democracy From Cyber Warfare

The Jeff Bleich Centre for the US Alliance in Digital Technology, Security, and Governance will be the first research centre in Australia to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to social science by bringing together the three key areas of technology,...
26-Jun-2019 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Strategies to curb poor food choices

What’s the best way to prevent children from overloading on bad food choices? Flinders University researchers have found that promoting substitution is the answer to turn around children’s excessive consumption of nutrient-poor foods and...
20-Jun-2019 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Flinders University is a public university in Adelaide, South Australia. Founded in 1966, it is named in honour of Captain Matthew Flinders, the British navigator who explored the South Australian coastline in the early 19th century.

Ranked in the top 2 per cent of universities worldwide by Times Higher Education, Flinders University today comprises six Colleges teaching some 27,000 students. Flinders University researchers work across key areas of expertise, such as: biomedical and clinical sciences, health and human behaviour, culture, politics and society, molecular science and technology, environmental science and water resources.


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