FROM THE WEB ARCHIVE 2015

 

New concerns over hip implants as patients return for replacements - ABC News 31 December 2015.

 

Sudden cardiac arrest ISN'T so sudden - Daily Mail Australia 23 December 2015.

 

Do salespeople understand consumer law? - Choice 9 December 2015.

 

Future of Australia’s aged care sector workforce [inquiry] - Australian Senate December 2015.

 

Threatened species still call cities home, study shows - University of Melbourne 17 December 2015.

 

Monash world class honey bee facility reveals insights into workings of human brain - Monash University 23 December 2015.

 

'Hijacking' and hibernating parasite could alter behaviour - Walter+Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 10 December 2015.

 

UWA microspectrometer on its way to creating major impact - University of Western Austrlaia 23 December 2015.

 

Behavioural problems in youths are associated with differences in the brain - University of Birminghan 19 December 2015.

 

UCLA researchers develop ‘metasurface’ laser for terahertz range - UCLA 17 December 2015.

 

Why the $2.50 pensioner excursion paper ticket is worth hanging on to - The Sydney Morning Herald 31 December 2015.

 

Elderly man who could not hear smoke alarm rescued by police from Darwin house fire - ABC News 30 December 2015.

 

New concerns over hip implants as patients return for replacements - ABC News 31 December 2015.

 

The animals that made our hearts melt and broke the internet in 2015 - Mercury 31 December 2015.

 

Year in pictures 2015 - BBC News 30 December 2015.

 

Coolest scientific breakthroughs of 2015 - News.com.au 31 December 2015.

 

Microsoft to warn users about 'nation-state' intrusion - The West Australian 1 Ianuary 2016.

 

Teen charged over attack on woman, 60, near West Leederville train station - ABC News 30 December 2015.

 

Aboriginal elder Aunty Josie Agius dies aged 81 - ABC News 31 December 2015.

 

Motley Fool: fearless investing predictions for 2016 - Brisbane Times 31 December 2015.

 

How the world's richest, including Gina Rinehart, got poorer in 2015 - The Sydney Morning Herald 31 December 2015.

 

Australian share market ends year 2 per cent below where it started - ABC News 31 December 2015.

 

Storm-chasing photographer James Smart thrilled with National Geographic tornado picture win - ABC News 31 December 2015.

 

Wedge-tailed eagle released off Hobart's Mount Wellington after rehabilitation - ABC News 29.

 

World’s biggest Macca’s set to close, replaced with huge new building - news.com.au 31 December 2015.

 

Gonorrhoea superbug crisis looms as Australian caseload jumps 60 per cent - ABC News 29 December 2015.

 

Five tips for healthy travel - Your Life Choices 9 December 2015.

 

Huge luxury liner labelled a ‘floating disaster’ - The New Daily 28 December 2015.

 

Ten interesting facts you didn’t know about cheese - The New Daily 29 December 2015.

 

How to pull together a festive cheese board (video) - The Dairy Kitchen 14 December 2015.

 

Improve your memory with these five tips - Your Life Choices 21 December 2015.

 

Work doesn't stop for firefighters, aged-care workers on Christmas Day - ABC News 25 December 2015.

 

Paramedic suffers severe facial injuries in Lorne call out attack - The Age 26 December 2015.

 

What did Jesus really look like? - BBC 24 December 2015.

 

How to be your best in 5 minutes - Harvard Gazette 17 December 2015.

 

Reducing heatwave and other summer risks - Flinders University 18 December 2015.

 

Students put on a vintage party for people with dementia - University of Bath 16 December 2015.

 

Epigenetic discovery suggests DNA modifications more diverse than previously thought - University of Cambridge 21 December 2015.

 

‘Freak’ ocean waves hit without warning, new research shows - University of Oxford 16 December 2015.

 

Human-gut-on-a-chip model offers hope for IBD sufferers - Harvard Gazette 15 December 2015.

 

Machines that learn like people - MIT 23 December 2015.

 

9 billion mouths to feed: the future of our food - KU Leuven December 2015.

 

Call for rethink on gold deposit formation - CSIRO 22 December 2015.

 

UCLA researchers create exceptionally strong and lightweight new metal - UCLA 23 December 2015.

 

Health Check: will intermittent fasting diets help you lose weight? - UNSW 10 December 2015.

 

The 20 Commandments of Wealth for Retirees - Noel Whittaker 2015.

 

The heat is on – how to survive a long, hot El Niño summer - QUT 14 December 2015.

 

Sins of the father could weigh on the next generation: RMIT study - RMIT 2 December 2015.

 

Australia’s favourite brands of 2015 - Canstar Blue 10 December 2015.

 

Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts - Your Life Choices 10 December 2015.

 

UQ Alzheimer’s research among the world’s most talked about in 2015 - University of Queensland 15 December 2015.

 

The patchy weather in the centre of the Earth - Australian National University 18 December 2015.

 

A simple saliva test could replace blood tests for heart failure: QUT study - QUT 16 December 2015.

 

Solar Panel Buying Guide - Canstar Blue 3 December 2015.

 

Why different painkillers are only effective for certain types of pain - The Conversation 16 December 2015.

 

In a galaxy not so far away, a star hosts a potentially habitable planet - UNSW 17 December 2015.

 

Could we build a Star Wars lightsaber? - University of Queensland 17 December 2015.

 

New way to find cancer ‘hidden’ amongst billions of healthy cells - UNSW 16 December 2015.

 

Light pollution a threat to annual coral spawning - University of Queensland 15 December 2015.

 

Research team reports first evidence ovarian cancer screening can save lives - UNSQ 18 December 2015.

 

Unlocking Asia's secrets of human evolution - UNSW 18 December 2015.

 

Women's brains age better than men's, study suggests - The Telegraph 9 December 2015.

 

Chronic disease and mental health links ignored - Victoria University 16 December 2015.

 

Cheap washing machines: What’s available? - Canstar Blue 8 December 2015.

 

UNSW quantum research in global ‘Top 10 Breakthroughs of 2015’ - UNSW 14 December 2015.

 

Headbanging Aussie bee takes a heavy metal approach to pollination - University of Adelaide 15 December 2015.

 

ACCC to recall seven unsafe toys ahead of Christmas - ACCC 22 December 2015.

 

Aspirin can treat far more than just your hangover - The New Daily 22 December 2015.

 

'Nothing changed': Martu elders fight against removal of Aboriginal children - ABC News 20 December 2015.

 

SES Queensland urges action before first cyclone arrives - ABC News 18 December 2015.

 

Snake handling North Queensland grandmother hands reins to local mother - ABC Rural 18 December 2015.

 

A guide to cleaning your air conditioner - Canstar Blue 4 December 2015.

 

Dr Karl takes aim at ‘Generation Gullible’ - The New Daily 15 December 2015.

 

Gold Coast property developer considering appeal of multi-million dollar Federal Court fine (audio) - ABC AM 19 December 2015.

 

Federal Court awards $65 million to City Pacific mortgage fund investors - ABC News 18 December 2015.

 

Domestic violence services call for funding as rates rise over Christmas break - ABC News 18 December 2015.

 

Taxpayers better off despite bracket creep: NATSEM report - ABC News 18 December 2015.

 

Australian Crime Commission estimates serious and organised crime costs Australia $36 billion - Australian Crime Commission 18 December 2015.

 

New [Sydney] projections make New Year’s Eve for everyone - City of Sydney 17 December 2015.

 

[Brisbane] Christmas lights bus tours - Brisbane City 17 December 2015.

 

Enjoy a frugal Christmas… - Your Life Choices 10 December 2015.

 

Almost 600 major corporations did not pay tax in 2013-14 financial year, Australian Taxation Office says - ABC News 17 December 2015.

 

6 things you probably didn't know about credit card debt in Australia - ABC News 16 December 2015.

 

Aldi's 'cult-like' twice-weekly special deals - MSN 7 December 2015.

 

Before and after: How the drought is biting in regional Australia - ABC News December 2015.

 

Tax Transparency: Tax paid by Australia's largest companies on $100m profits revealed in new report - ABC News 17 December 2015.

 

Almost 200 charities scrapped from official Australian register - ABC News 17 December 2015.

 

MYEFO: Budget deficit increases to $37b as Government releases economic update - ABC News 15 December 2015.

 

Budget cuts hit childcare, health and double dipping - The New Daily 16 December 2015.

 

State Emergency Service looks to new technologies to aid in future as volunteers celebrate 40 years - ABC News 11 December 2015.

 

Record Indian Ocean temperatures have potential to bring more rain to Australia, but El Nino lingers - ABC News 11 December 2015.

 

New Bureau of Meteorology satellite imagery - BOM December 2015.

 

How to overhaul your computer - The New Daily 12 December 2015.

 

North Queensland Indigenous man reunites with sister after 67 years - ABC News 11 December 2015.

 

Radio Lollipop marks 25 years of providing music and care to children in Queensland hospitals - ABC News 11 December 2015.

 

NZ flag choice: Delight and disgust - Radio New Zealand 12 December 2015.

 

Life after a stroke: UQ study seeks participants - University of Queensland 7 December 2015.

 

Research helps stroke victims retrain brain - Victoria University 10 December 2015.

 

Older people would be willing to boost bone strength by giving jumping exercises a try - University of Bristol 8 December 2015.

 

500 years of drought and flood: trees and corals reveal Australia’s climate history - UNSW 9 December 2015.

 

‘Unprecedented’ storms and floods are more common than we think - University of Cambridge 9 December 2015.

 

Global fossil-fuel emissions could decline in 2015, Stanford-led study finds - Stanford University 7 December 2015.

 

New program to help migraine sufferers - UNSW 9 December 2015.

 

The heartmaker [kickstarting tissue regrowth] - UNSW 9 December 2015.

 

Diabetes drug could protect the heart - Monash University 11 December 2015.

 

Digital payments are coming – and life will be different - UNSW 7 December 2015.

 

Will you gain weight this Christmas? - UNSW 11 December 2015.

 

Unhappy families: Nine out ten adults estranged from family find Christmas difficult - University of Cambridge 10 December 2015.

 

Your broadband router is not as secure as you think it is - Edity Cowan University 9 December 2015.

 

Flinders looks to support dementia carers at home via screen - Flinders University 11 December 2015 .

 

Getting to the guts of the matter - Flinders University 3 December 2015.

 

The design decisions behind Amazon’s strange-looking delivery drone - The Conversation 3 December 2015.

 

Superhydrophobic coating protects without the price - University of Bristol 11 December 2015.

 

Sick planet, sick people - Harvaard Gazette 11 December 2015.

 

Chemical flavorings found in e-cigarettes linked to lung disease - Harvaard Gazette 8 December 2015.

 

10 things we didn't know last week - BBC 11 December 2015.

 

Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week - Department of Social Security 9 December 2015.

 

$5 bottle of plonk wins a prestigious wine award - The New Daily 9 December 2015.

 

One Brisbane many cultures - Brisbane City Council December 2015.

 

Opinion FactCheck: is there a link between early access to violent TV and domestic violence? - UNSW 4 December.

 

Blood pressure lowering keeps even more Australians alive longer - The George Institute 10 November 2015.

 

Saturated fat is bad for the heart—despite the headlines - Harvard Gazette 3 December 2015.

 

Men who forgo aggressive treatment for prostate cancer don’t receive appropriate monitoring - UCLA 1 December 2015.

 

Revealed – the single event that made complex life possible in our oceans - University of Bristol 1 December 2015.

 

Researchers find size isn’t everything in the world of plant evolution - University of Bristol 2 December 2015.

 

How bacterial predators kill other bacteria without harming themselves - University of Birmingham 3 December 2015.

 

How to wake a sleeping cancer cell – and why you might want to - The Garvin Institute 4 December 2015.

 

All eyes are on UQ sweet corn innovation winner [preventing blindness in the elderly] - University of Queensland 1 December 2015.

 

Bee may not be the be-all and end-all for crop pollination [including mangoes, custard apples, kiwi fruit, coffee and canola] - University of Queensland 1 December 2015.

 

Back from the ‘dead’: QUT scientists unlock secrets of Aussie ‘resurrection’ grass - Queensland University of Technology 4 December 2015.

 

Enjoy Christmas delights without going overboard – top holiday tips - Queensland University of Technology 1 December 2015.

 

Arthritis, osteoporosis and other musculoskeletal conditions - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 3 December 2015.

 

Product safety recall: Carlton Dry beer - ACCC 3 December 2015.

 

Auslan guides to personal tax and super - Australian Taxation Office December 2015.

 

Childcare reform ‘will still short change grandparents’: Labor - The New Daily 29 November 2015.

 

Immune cells make appendix 'silent hero' of digestive health - Walter & Eliza Hall 1 December 2015.

 

Lure retirees out of homes to save retirement system, Coalition told. - msn.com 1 December 2015.

 

Why drinking green tea could save your life - The New Daily 29 November 2015.

 

Grandparent carers to get access to subsidised child care under changes planned by Government - ABC 29 November 2015.

 

Good News: One of the world’s rarest monkeys born at Taronga Zoo - The New Daily 29 November 2015.

 

10 things we didn't know last week - BBC 27 November 2015.

 

'Li-fi 100 times faster than wi-fi' - BBC 27 November 2015.

 

Man charged with kidnapping 77yo relative - ABC 28 November 2015.

 

Ikea pitches in to help Syrian refugees - The New Daily 28 November 2015.

 

Australian scientists cure dog of dementia with stem cell therapy in world first - ABC AM 28 November 2015.

 

New step towards producing cheap and efficient renewable fuels - Monash University 25 November 2015.

 

UNSW invention set to revolutionise back surgery - UNSW 27 November 2015.

 

Discovery of ‘stainless magnesium’ could herald transport revolution - UNSW 26 November 2015.

 

Aboriginal elders welcome students on Lake Condah field research trip - RMIT 25 November 2015.

 

Earth not due for a geomagnetic flip in the near future - MIT News 23 November 2015.

 

Stored fat fights against the body’s attempts to lose weight - University of Cambridge 24 November 2015.

 

Wrongful convictions under scrutiny in innocence initiative - RMIT 25 November 2015.

 

Sugar-free drinks and lollies are bad news for teeth say dentists - University of Melbourne 26 November 2015.

 

Wired society speeds up brains … and time - James Cook University 19 November 2015.

 

Consumer safety threats posed by 3D printing - Griffith University 24 November.

 

Ants filmed building moving bridges from their live bodies - University of Sydney 24 November 2015.

 

The cheapest NBN plans on offer - Canstar Blue November 2015.

 

VIDEO: Massive star annihilated by black hole. - The New Daily 27 November 2015.

 

Getting back into the dating game - Your Life Choices 26 November 2015.

 

Europe finally abolishes mobile phone roaming charges - The Guardian 27 November 2015.

 

Apple faces class action lawsuit over Wi-Fi assist data usage - The Guardian 26 November 2015.

 

Ageing population a global problem: RBA - SBS 25 November 2015.

 

Telstra relents, finally has a crazy-good phone plan - The New Daily 25 November 2015.

 

Fact check: Was superannuation designed to get people off the pension? - ABC FactCheck 19 November 2015.

 

Is private health insurance still worth it? - The New Daily 22 November 2015.

 

Facing up to the long-term fiscal challenges - East Asia Forum 22 November 2015.

 

Dignity of Risk: Elderly should be allowed to do 'risky' activities to improve lifestyle, professor says - ABC News 22 November 2015.

 

91yo Victor Twartz, accused of smuggling $1m worth of drugs into Australia - ABC News 20 November 2015.

 

Elder abuse: Isolation opens way for abuse of older Australians - ABC News 20 November 2015.

 

Campaigners call for defibrillators at sporting clubs in bid to save lives - ABC News 21 November 2015.

 

The NZ flag — New Zealand to decide - NZ Government 21 November 2015.

 

Paris attacks: UN unites in battle against IS (video) - BBC 21 November 2015.

 

Bullying in the medical profession a risk to patient safety, say doctors (video) - The Age 21 November 2015.

 

Suicide support group's research underscores terrible impact on friends and family - ABC News 21 November 2015.

 

Pigeons identify breast cancer 'as well as humans' - BBC 20 November 2015.

 

10 things we didn't know last week - BBC 20 November 2015.

 

New Alzheimer’s disease drug trial opens across Scotland - University of Bristol 17 November 2015.

 

Sea-level rise from Antarctic collapse - University of Bristol 18 November 2015.

 

Study finds no threshold for safe gambling - Australian national University 16 November 2015.

 

Does alcohol really make you better in bed? - The Guardian 17 November 2015.

 

Wild birds choose love over food - University of oxford 12 November 2015.

 

Stanford designs underwater solar cells that turn captured greenhouse gases into fuel - Stanford 18 November 2015.

 

Shocking new way to get the salt out [of water] - MIT News 12 November 2015.

 

Antibiotics on our plate could lead to human health crisis - University of Queensland 20 November 2015.

 

Forming planet observed for first time - University of Sydney 19 November 2015 .

 

‘Fourth strand’ of European ancestry originated with hunter-gatherers isolated by Ice Age - University of Cambridge 17 November 2015.

 

Half the world’s natural history specimens may have the wrong name - University of Oxford 16 November 2015.

 

Abolishing China’s one-child policy won’t help - East Asia forum 20 November 2015.

 

Celebrating 100 years of Einstein's Theory of General Relativity - IP Australia 19 November 2015.

 

'Who will stand up for them?' Call to criminalise financial abuse of elderly - ABC 7.30 19 November 2015.

 

Warning elder abuse will rise with ageing population - ABC News 19 November 2015.

 

Hunter Valley couple pleads guilty to starving 80-year-old - ABC News 19 November 2015.

 

Astronomers observe newborn planets evolving from gas and dust particles - ABC News 19 November 2015.

 

Telstra slammed for ‘discriminatory’ new billing charge - The New Daily 18 November 2015.

 

Millions of men have no friends - Your Life Choices 19 November 2015.

 

Beyondblue for older people - Beyondblue November 2015.

 

Certain lifestyle factors may increase risk of younger onset dementia, research suggests - ABC News 17 November 2015.

 

Good news: your addiction to coffee could extend your life - The New Daily 17 November 2015.

 

Pigments in colorful vegetables may ward off macular degeneration - Harvard Gazette 20 October 2015.

 

Gambling addicts need friends - Victoria University 16 September 2015.