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21_HIV_young_men
21 October 13

Unprotected sex with casual partners - one of the key drivers of HIV transmission among gay men - has risen significantly for those aged under 25.

 

21_AIDS
21 October 13

The number of newly diagnosed cases of HIV infection in Australia continues to rise, having increased by 10 percent in 2012 to reach 1253, the largest number in 20 years. Trends in Behaviour

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18 October 13

The claim that a newly discovered 1.8 million-year-old skull from Eastern Europe overturns a decades-old paradigm in human evolution is wildly premature, writes Darren Curnoe.

David Capra - Year of Jubilee (video still)
17 October 13

Video of a Christian congregation swaying together in song has won COFA student, David Capra, recognition as an emerging artist in this year’s Blake Prize for Religious Art.

17_medical_student_online
17 October 13

Leading Australian medical faculties will unveil a world-first model for health care education utilising next-generation educational technology to improve access and outcomes for students, healthcare professionals and patients.

17_phrenology
17 October 13

Former Australian of the Year and Professor of Youth Mental Health, Patrick McGorry, will speak about the role of personalised medicine in potentially serious mental disorders at a UNSW neuroscience conference this week.

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17 October 13

Dean of Engineering Graham Davies and Emeritus Professor Maria Skyllas-Kazacos have been elected fellows of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering.

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16 October 13

History demonstrates that double dissolutions can be tricky. If Tony Abbott does opt for that option, there will be many in the Coalition hoping that he’s got his polling right, writes Fergal Davis. 

16_Indonesian_migrants
16 October 13

The first international study to evaluate the redress options available to Indonesian workers who suffer abuse and exploitation abroad, recommends major legal reforms to improve their access to justice.

Stuart_Kahn_highres
16 October 13

Direct water recycling systems could have major economic and environmental benefits for Australian cities, a new ATSE report by environmental engineer Dr Stuart Khan has found.

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