Large bunch of bright Tall Poppies

Flinders University is a high achiever in this year’s Tall Poppy Science Awards. Flinders has scooped five of the 10 South Australian awards that recognise outstanding […]

Follow in the footsteps of megafauna

Australia’s giant ‘wombat’, the Diprotodon, is described as the world’s largest marsupial, weighing more than 2.5 tonnes at almost 3m long. Award-winning Flinders University science writer […]

Platypus protein in diabetes research

The discovery of a key metabolic hormone found in the venom and gut of the Australian platypus will be further explored to develop more effective type […]

Super sponge chemist soaks up latest accolades

Pioneering synthetic chemist Dr Justin Chalker’s focus on combating environmental disasters has seen him shortlisted as a finalist in two highly respected science awards. Flinders University […]

School’s out and Storm is coming

Flinders University graduate Storm Ashwood is set to take the horror-thriller film world by storm, literally, with the world premiere of his first feature film. The […]

Water research a leader in world rankings

From the Murray-Darling Basin to Millingimbi and the Pilbara up north, understanding and protecting water resources is vital to the future growth and prosperity of Australia. […]

Baby snake in amber a golden find

Newly discovered prehistoric fossils are painting a colourful picture of the biodiversity of the former supercontinent called Gondwana. Among these discoveries are a range of invertebrates, […]