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20 October 2016
18 October 2016
About one third of Australians seeking treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are not receiving evidence-based care, according to research from two Deakin experts published in a new book about trauma-related stress in Australia.
17 October 2016
A Deakin University scientist who is leading the charge in the emerging field of blue carbon research will today tell a global audience a price on carbon could be leveraged to fund the protection of the worldiggest asset in the fight against climate change agrasses.
13 October 2016
Deakin University innovation will give surgeons the sense of touch while they drive a robot to conduct keyhole surgery via a computer.
12 October 2016
Justification of terrorism based on religious belief will be disproved at a two-day conference hosted by Deakin University in Melbourne from tomorrow.
10 October 2016
At a time when many Australian universities are closing their photographic darkrooms, Deakin University has just opened a new purpose-built darkroom at its Geelong Waterfront campus.
7 October 2016
In findings contrary to the views of many one-eyed AFL fans, new Deakin research has found that AFL umpires often do get the decision right.
5 October 2016
Inspiring students to choose maths and science subjects throughout their schooling will be one of the key themes discussed at Deakin Universityirst STEM Education Conference to be held at the Geelong Waurn Ponds campus from 5 October.
27 September 2016
New research from Deakin University reveals that Islamophobia is alive and well in Australia, with Australians having significantly more negative attitudes towards Muslims than Jewish, Buddhists and Christians.
22 September 2016
Deakin University's international standing continues to rise with the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) rankings placing the university among its top 300 universities in the world for the first time.
19 September 2016
Non-native rats pose far more danger to wildlife than just spreading disease, with new Deakin University research showing they are high on a list of invasive mammalian predators that have contributed to more than half the globeird, mammal, and reptile species extinctions over the past 500 years.
14 September 2016
Deakin University accounting students will have a head start in the job stakes after earning a digital credential that verifies they are outstanding in one of the key skills looked for by employers mmunication.
14 September 2016
Popping a pill that makes your body think it has exercised could soon be possible thanks to the work of Deakin University medical scientists.
14 September 2016
A Deakin University study has found that job stress is associated with increased suicide among men, but not women.
12 September 2016
If you're looking for advice on how to find true love or save your marriage, then it's best you donurn to reality romance television shows claiming to be based on science, says Deakin University relationships expert Gery Karantzas.
8 September 2016
Deakin University's School of Medicine has taken just eight years of teaching and research to enter the top 150 in the world, according to the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), which today released the world's top achievers in five broad subject areas.
6 September 2016
Deakin University has entered a partnership with RCR for the development of a world-first robotics-driven target system, for use by armed forces in training to enable better improve accuracy.
2 September 2016
Deakin University medical scientists have made a breakthrough in prostate cancer treatment, by piggy backing a chemotherapy drug onto a well-known milk protein to create a combination that is lethal for cancer cells without the toxic side-effects.
31 August 2016
The Victorian Government's decision to ban the exploration and development of all onshore unconventional gas in Victoria, including the controversial process of hydraulic fracturing ('fracking'), is a social and environmental win for the state but may see gas prices rise, says Deakin University's Professor Samantha Hepburn.
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