Reporters shouldn’t censor what they report on Twitter
Fri 16 Aug 2019
As a crisis unfolded in Sydney, a journalist was criticised for tweeting what she saw and heard. Here’s why she was right to report what she did.
Swinburne climbs in world’s best universities list
Swinburne has continued to rise in the rankings of the world’s best universities collated by the highly-regarded ARWU
Forest study shows how plants adapt to rising CO2
Swinburne researchers explored how the water efficiency of plants in the world’s tropical forests has adapted to rising carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
First home buyer schemes not enough for young adults
Thu 15 Aug 2019
Dr Sharon Parkinson and Associate Professor Wendy Stone discuss the housing aspirations of young Australians.
CRC funds Swinburne Supply Chain Project to get milk from farm to fridge faster
Swinburne will lead a research project to develop technology that will enhance the productivity and competitiveness of Australia’s dairy industry
Swinburne student awarded Women in Water Scholarship
Wed 14 Aug 2019
The Melbourne Water ‘Women in Water Scholarship’ will support Environmental Science student Hayley Mildenhall as she works towards a career in water.
The gold at the end of a cosmic ray
Mon 12 Aug 2019
A method for locating seams of gold and other heavy metals is the unlikely spin-off of Swinburne’s involvement in an experiment to detect dark matter
Analysis & Policy Observatory appoints new Director
Thu 08 Aug 2019
Dr Brigid van Wanrooy has been appointed Director of Analysis & Policy Observatory, hosted at Swinburne.
New Dean of Science creating opportunities
Professor Virginia Kilborn is a respected astronomer, as well as a champion and role model for women in STEM.
Death of the department store
Associate Professor Sean Sands and Dr Jason Pallant discuss the demise of department stores and what’s causing it.