Australian Rivers Institute

New research determines high price of mangrove loss

Study compiles global data sets to project carbon emissions from mangrove loss.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Boomerangs return with greater insights into ample uses

Findings constitute first traceological evidence of hardwood boomerangs being used for shaping stone tools in Australia.
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Alumni

Student strives to reduce suicide rates in his community

Griffith Master of Suicidology student Dameyon Bonson is on a mission to reduce suicide rates in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQSB community.
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Centre for Governance and Public Policy

New survey results show clear public support for constitutional First Nations Voice

A new study from CQUniversity Australia and Griffith University shows clear public support for a constitutional First Nations Voice.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Bone tools found in arid landscape among oldest in Australia

Bone artefacts found in Kimberley cave site dated as being more than 35,000 years old by research team.
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Business and government

Star students appointed Gold Coast Mayor’s Ambassadors

Five Griffith University students have been chosen to join a 16-member group of 2021 Gold Coast Mayor’s Student Ambassadors.
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Griffith Health

Providing food to patients in primary care settings may aid weight loss

Providing food as an intervention to patients in GP and community clinics may help support weight loss a Griffith University study has found.
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Architecture

Hope for future rises from ashes of bushfire devastation

First building to be erected since 2019 Binna Burra bushfires inspired by community-led research.
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Arts Education Law

Simple change could eliminate the need for work tax receipts

New modelling shows capping tax deductions for work-related expenses could simplify Australia's tax system
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Arts Education Law

ARC Linkage Projects success for Griffith University researchers

More than $1.3 million was awarded to Griffith University projects in the Australian Research Council Linkage Project outcomes announced this week.
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Griffith Health

New map of patient-centred care to support general practice teams

Finding common ground and having enough time with patients as well as collaboration with other health-care providers are key components of a new patient-centred care model.
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Griffith Health

Researchers discover bacteria can make DNA using human urine

Streptococcus, a bacterium that causes painful human urinary tract infections can generate new DNA using human urine Griffith University researchers have found.
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Griffith Health

Griffith part of new initiative to transform national mental health system

Griffith University will play a major role in a new national academy purposely designed to ensure members with experience of mental illness are at the forefront of research to transform Australia’s mental health care system.  Launched by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt, the National Academy of LIVed-Experience (ALIVE) will be funded over five years through the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Special Initiative in Mental Health […]
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Giving

Fuel reduction burning effective for small targeted areas, but…

Prescribed burning can reduce house loss during bushfires so long as it is targeted close to houses.
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Cities Research Institute

Australian research institutes lead the way in climate change adaptation

Griffith University, CSIRO and Australian National University are all in the top five institutions globally for publishing climate change adaptation research a new study has found. From more than 11000 papers (published during 1978-2020), Griffith University researchers identified the top five key institutions as Wageningen University, Chinese Academy of Science, CSIRO, Griffith University, and Australian National […]
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Arts Education Law

Study to uncover history of racial slurs against Mediterranean migrants

New research into how Mediterranean migrants to Australia embraced and resisted racial stereotyping.
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Griffith Beacons

Post-fire logging removes tree hollows vital for wildlife recovery

An expert review on logging after bushfires found it removes tree hollows which are vital in the recovery of more than 225 native species.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Using whales to study Antarctica’s changing environment

Humpback whales across the southern hemisphere are being used as indicators of environmental and climatic change in Antarctica through Griffith University led research.
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