University of New South Wales

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Name: University of New South Wales
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Indian researcher awarded Australian Laureate Fellowship

— By PTI, September 01, 2014 11:47 am Melbourne: An Indian woman researcher is among the 16 scientists who has been awarded the prestigious Australian Laureate Fellowship for her work in micro-recycling of e-waste.Veena Sahajwalla, director of University ... [Published The Freepress Journal - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Australian Defence Force Academy showcases what’s on offer : Department of Defence

Australia’s only tri-service military academy, the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) in Canberra, welcomed the public for its annual open day today.ADFA prepares future leaders of the Australian Defence Force by combining military training with ... [Published Australian Government - 9 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

No, The Bureau Of Meteorology Is Not Fiddling Its Weather Data

Over the past week or so, the Bureau of Meteorology has stood accused of fudging its temperature data records to emphasise warming, in a series of articles in The Australian. The accusation hinges on the method that the Bureau uses to remove non-climate-related ... [Published Gizmodo Australia - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Junk food addictive, stifles willingness to try new foods

Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University of New South Wales Australia.The study, which used rats as subjects, is published in the journal Frontiers ... [Published Aberdeen American News - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

New projects asks scientists how they feel about climate change

Sunday, August 31st, 2014 ByThe project argues that climate change is a complex and intimidating threat, but the benefits of acting to tackle the issue aren’t always apparent, because its effects aren’t easy to see on a day-to-day basis. Hoping to address ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

One more way junk food is bad for you

Fast food and other junk foods may be stifling desires to branch out to new food.wildpixel,Enlarge photo»Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University ... [Published Deseret Morning News - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Students flock to university open days despite fee deregulation protest (ABC)

ABC Students protest fee deregulation at the ANU's open day welcome.Thousands of prospective students and their families have flocked to the ACT for a behind the scenes glimpse at study options and on-campus life at Canberra's universities.It comes as ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Junk Food Persuades Us To Reject A Balanced Diet, Test On Rats Suggests

John Hopton for redOrbit.com – Your Universe OnlineTesting on rats has shown that too much junk food may teach our brains to disregard the need for a balanced diet. Reduced self-control from eating bad food could chart a course to overeating and obesity ... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

John Howard Reading Room opens at UNSW Canberra

The John Howard Reading Room at UNSW Canberra was officially opened today by Mr Kerry Stokes AC, with the Hon John Howard OM AC attending the ceremony among other guests.The new Reading Room, named in honour of Australia's second-longest serving Prime ... [Published Noodls - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 12 reports

Junk food kills craving for balanced diet

Sydney, Aug 28A fast food diet can not only make you obese but also reduces your appetite for normal, balanced diets.According to Australian researchers, excessive consumption of junk food can change behaviour, weaken self-control and lead to over-ea ... [Published ProKerala.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

New Findings from University of New South Wales Describe Advances in Nanostructures (Synthesis of silver-titanium dioxide nanocomposites for...

New Findings from University of New South Wales Describe Advances in Nanostructures (Synthesis of silver-titanium dioxide nanocomposites for antimicrobial applications) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- Fresh data on Nanostructures ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 10 reports

ARENA funds will enable lower cost manufacture of solar cells

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) funding is designed to boost the amount of clean energy produced in Australia and help make renewable energy more affordable.The Australian National University (ANU) will receive $9 million in new funding ... [Published Ferret.com.au - Aug 27 2014]

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"Pranav is a smart and easy going guy. He doesn't have any starry airs and has bonded well with all other crew members. Pranav doesn't demand any special treatment, and is staying along with the rest of the assistant directors" said Jeethu Joseph to Times of India
The study, which used rats as subjects, is published in the journal Frontiers in Psychology . It "explains how excessive consumption of junk food can change behavior, weaken self-control and lead to overeating and obesity" according to the study
"A diet of junk food not only makes rats fat, but also reduces their appetite for novel foods, a preference that normally drives them to seek a balanced diet" the researchers noted in a written statement
"The implication is that we will get fewer hiatus periods, or hiatus periods that last for a shorter period" says Wenju Cai at the CSIRO in Melbourne, Australia, who wasn't involved in the work

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No more pause: Warming will be non-stop from no... [Published New Scientist - 17 hours ago]
Mandatory data breach reporting may soon be here [Published Technology Decisions - 20 hours ago]
New projects asks scientists how they feel abou... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Aug 31 2014]
Grand theft of the global commons [Published Rappler - Aug 31 2014]
One more way junk food is bad for you [Published Deseret Morning News - Aug 30 2014]
Catholics, keep away, lest you hear what you ou... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 30 2014]
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Improving cure for depressed youth [Published Iran Daily - Aug 30 2014]
Junk Food Causes Resistance to Healthy Foods [Published The Guardian Express - Aug 29 2014]
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Junk food could reduce appetite for healthier b... [Published Food Navigator - Aug 29 2014]
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The vicious junk food cycle that you need to br... [Published AskMen Canada - Aug 29 2014]
Bethenny Frankel dishes weight loss tips: How j... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 29 2014]
Junk Food Persuades Us To Reject A Balanced Die... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 29 2014]
New centre set to trigger Australia's medical t... [Published Manufacturing Chemist - Aug 29 2014]
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Former President of Ireland to discuss peace pr... [Published Noodls - Aug 29 2014]
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Paper: Long ‘pauses’ in warming will soon be ‘a... [Published Watts Up With That? - Aug 28 2014]
Eric Worrall writes: The Sydney Morning Herald has a hilarious article claiming that one day, long embarrassing pauses in the global temperature record will be a ‘thing of the past’. According to Nicola Maher, a UNSW PhD-candidate and lead author of the ...
Junk Food Makes You a Boring Eater [Published TIME.com - Aug 27 2014]
Junk food doesn’t just make you fat (though it does a great job of that). It might also make you boring to eat around. That’s what a new study published in Frontiers in Psychology suggests. The research team was interested in how a “cafeteria diet”—one ...
BYO hard hat: winning design suits Cambodian co... [Published Khmerization - Aug 25 2014]
By Clive HopkinsThe Sydney Morning Herald23 August, 2014Move on in: UNSW students collaborate with industry and Rawimapct.org to design and build housing in Cambodia. Photo: Rawimpact.orgWhat sort of house can be built for $2000? In rural Cambodia, the ...
The Impact and Effectiveness of Equity Focused ... [Published HIA Blog - Aug 22 2014]
This free ebook looks at the use of equity focused health impact assessment (EFHIA) on health service plans. It examines:What are the direct and indirect impacts of EFHIAs conducted on health sector plans?Does EFHIA improve the consideration of equity ...
Nuclear Q&A with OETEC [Published Decarbonise SA - Aug 22 2014]
This week I have been responding to a detailed series of questions from Federic Bernal, director of OETEC , one of the most prominent energy think-tanks in South America. He is gathering opinions from 30-50 international multidisciplinary commentators ...
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